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Job Vacancy

ESTATE WARDEN

£18,426 pa.

Horndean Parish Council is responsible for managing and maintaining 60 hectares of public land. We are currently recruiting a full time permanent member of staff with horticultural and grounds maintenance experience. The majority of the land is managed for nature conservation and public access, including four Local Nature Reserves and one Site of Special Scientific Interest. The remaining area includes parks, flower beds, play areas, sports facilities and amenity grassland, all of which are highly valued by local residents.

Duties associated with the role will include tree and hedge maintenance, re-stocking and managing shrub, flower beds and hanging baskets, as well as other routine grounds maintenance tasks. The role includes the management of the nature reserves with brush cutting, scrub clearance and tree maintenance.

We are looking for applicants who possess a practical skills base, be physically capable of undertaking all duties connected with the role and be able to work effectively, either using your own initiative or within a team. The post holder will take pride in their work, completing tasks to a high standard and hold a full driving licence.

Ideal applicant will be a good communicator and have in-depth knowledge of nature conservation and countryside management, as well as experience of managing public amenity areas.

Closing date for Applications: 5th February 2020 (No CV’s will be accepted, application form only).

Application Form

Job Description

Person Specification

For any enquiries please contact Carla Baverstock-Jones – Chief Officer on 02392 597766 or email carla.baverstock-Jones@horndeanpc-hants.gov.uk

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Road Closures

EAST HAMPSHIRE DISTRICT COUNCIL


WATERLOOVILLE: WHITE DIRT LANE) (TEMPORARY CLOSURE) ORDER 2020

NOTICE is hereby given that not less than seven days from the date of this notice, East Hampshire District Council pursuant to an arrangement entered into under Section 19 of the Local Government Act 2000, with the Council of the County of Hampshire, intend to make an Order under Section 14 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, the effect of which will be to prohibit any vehicle from proceeding along a length of White Dirt Lane, Waterlooville, outside 114 White Dirt Lane.

Pedestrian access and vehicular access to affected properties will be maintained.

The Order is necessary to facilitate essential gas works.

The alternative route for vehicles will be via White Dirt Lane, Southdown Road, Drift Road, Downhouse Road, Catherington Lane and vice versa.

It is expected that the works will last for approximately 3 months or until the works are completed, whichever is the sooner starting on or after the 10 February 2020.

Not withstanding the above, it is expected that the closure will be required for 5 days.

For any queries about the works taking place please call SGN on 08009121700.

Dated this twenty-fourth day of January 2020.

East Hampshire District Council

Penns Place

Petersfield GU31 4EX

AQUIND Interconnector

 COMMUNITY UPDATE NEWSLETTER - JANUARY 2020

 

 

 

 

For more information please consult the AQUIND website: http://aquindconsultation.co.uk/ 

 

PARISH COUNCIL VACANCIES




SOUTH DOWNS NATIONAL PARK

South Downs National Park Local Plan

Adopted 02 July 2019, which contains the policies that all planning applications should adhere to.

There is a copy in the Parish Office if you wish to take a look.

  

Please click on relevant tab to find out more

Please click on relevant tab to find out more

Footpath Closures

Potential closure of footpaths: Information for residents can be found via the following link below. If any footpaths, including urban paths are not shown, an application needs to be made to Hampshire County Council to hopefully ensure its continuance. The application process can be found by following the link. 

https://www.hants.gov.uk/landplanningandenvironment/rightsofway/definitivemap

What is a Definitive Map?

Each highway authority keeps a Definitive Map and Statement of all public rights of way - the formal legal record of the existence of footpaths, bridleways, restricted byways and byways open to all traffic. In total it offers more than 137,000 miles of public footpath, bridleway and byway providing a level of access admired throughout the world.

Please see the map at the link below with contact details of which authority to report issues to:

/_UserFiles/Files/Footpath_Reporting.pdf 

 

Next Meetings

Full Parish Council Meeting

20 Jan 20 - 19:00

Agenda

Finance & General Purposes Committee

27 Jan 20 - 19:00

Staff Committee

3 Feb 20 - 18:30

Planning & Public Services Committee

3 Feb 20 - 19:00