JOB ALERT! Conservation and Heritage Officer


Job title: Conservation and Heritage Officer

Job reference: REQ01487

Location: Lancashire

Salary Grade: Grade G SCP 24 £31,099 to SCP 28 £34,723 per annum, pro rata

Basis/Contractual hours: Full time, 37 hours per week.


About Growth Lancashire

Growth Lancashire is a vehicle for Partnership working across Lancashire.  We provide specialist services and expertise to Local Authorities along with a range of other stakeholders, including private clients. Our company’s employing body is Blackburn and Darwen Borough Council.


Job Description:

The Conservation and Heritage Officer role will work across the public and private  and voluntary sectors within our Heritage Team.

We are a trusted partner providing advice on planning applications and listed building consent applications.  In addition we work with Councils on a range of other heritage matters such as undertaking Conservation Area Appraisals or supporting the delivery of other heritage projects.

We continue to experience growing demand from private clients in providing Heritage Statements.

To continue to delivery our quality services we are looking to appoint two experienced and qualified Officers to work closely with the lead for our Specialist Services Team and provide support to other members of the team.


For an informal discussion about the role and Growth Lancashire’s work, please contact Ian Bond, Lead for Specialist Services at Growth Lancashire, on 07811 807763 or email

Key Requirements – Conservation and Heritage Officer


To apply for the position, please click here to apply online using the Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council website. The closing date for applications is Monday, 6th March 2023.


We welcome all applications and look forward to hearing from you.