Exciting Opportunity: Heritage and Conservation Assistant


Heritage and Conservation Assistant (12-month Fixed-Term Contract)

Growth Lancashire specialises in heritage and conservation activities across the public, private, and voluntary sectors. We have established ourselves as a trusted partner for numerous Local Authorities, providing guidance on development proposals, including planning and listed building applications. We also collaborate with Councils on conservation area reviews and appraisals. Recently, we successfully secured a project to review six conservation areas for a Lancashire authority.

We are currently seeking a Heritage and Conservation Assistant for a 12-month fixed-term contract. You will work closely with our specialist services lead, providing project support to the heritage team to assist in delivering the conservation area review work.


  • Assist in all aspects of heritage work
  • Deliver an effective and professional service to our wide range of stakeholders


  • Understanding of heritage within a planning context
  • Working towards or have completed a degree or postgraduate qualification in Heritage, Building Conservation, Town and Country Planning, or Architecture

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Ian Bond, Lead for Specialist Services at Growth Lancashire, on 07811 807763.

To apply, please submit a CV and a covering letter to, outlining how you meet the requirements specified in section 3 of the Job Description.

Closing date: 17:00, Friday, 26th May 2023


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