Planning Paralegal Locum

We are working with a highly reputable Local Authority in the Kent region looking for a Planning Paralegal to join their busy department on an interim basis.

The successful candidate must have upwards of 6 months’ experience in:

  • Planning law matters in a local authority

Responsibilities will include:

  • Negotiating and drafting section 106 agreements and conditions
  • Advising, drafting and issuing of enforcement notices and other remedies for breach of planning control

Pay rate is between £16-25 per hour.

The council offer a hybrid working environment. This is a full-time position.

The local authority is looking for a candidate to start as soon as possible. Due to the urgent nature of the role, we are looking to speak to candidates available on no more than 2 weeks’ notice. Previous planning legal experience is essential.

To register your interest in the role, please send your updated CV to

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.

At LAW Absolute we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to every candidate individually.

If you have not heard from us within a 48 hour timeframe your application has not been successful and your details have not been retained. LAW Absolute acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.

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Melanie Musoke

Melanie Musoke

Consultant - Local Government