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Licensing Officer - Selby District Council Closing Date: 04/04/2021

Contract Type – Temporary (up to 6 months)
Section – Licensing
Salary Band – 2b
Annual Salary – £24,491 per annum
Hours – 37 per week
Reference – SEL0176

What’s the job?
The post will carry out the licensing and control of a wide range of activities including, the regulation of private hire and hackney carriage vehicles, private hire operators, Scrap Metal, street trading, animal licensing and licensable activities under the Licensing Act and Gambling Act.

The post will also support the Licensing Manager, process applications, conduct visits, check legal notices, advising, education and assisting existing and prospective licensees, businesses, elected Members, and members of the public.

Who are we looking for?
The applicant should be highly motivated and diligent. A Licensing qualification, such as the Professional Licensing Practitioners qualification, would be desirable along with excellent communication and mediation skills.

Further information
If you are interested in this role and would like to know more, please contact Sharon Cousins, Licensing Manager, on 01757 705101.

How to apply
For application documents, please click here

Please note that CVs are not accepted.

This position is subject to a basic level Disclosure & Barring Service check. This will only be requested in the event of the individual being offered the position. Having a criminal record will not necessarily bar you from employment with the Council.

Applications for Job Share will be considered sympathetically.

Selby District Council is an equal opportunities employer.

Closing Date – Extended until 4th April (previously Monday 22 March 2021)