Executive post

Housing, People and Innovation Portfolio Holder


Implementing of the Local Plan and Council Plan housing objectives.


Working in partnership to improve the standard, availability and affordability of housing in the District to meet local needs, championing these issues at national, regional and sub-regional level.


The Council Plan objectives in relation to improved customer engagement and communication.


Looking at innovative ways of working.


The organisation of the Authority relating to the Council’s central services including Employee relations.


Policies, Plans and Strategies

Local Plan (including Development Management Policies)

Housing Strategy and Policy (including Choice Based Lettings Allocation Policy)

Customer Charter and Contact Strategy

IT/Information/E Government Strategy

Member Development and Training Plan

Workforce Plan


Key Areas

Strategic Housing and delivery (including Housing Enabling and Housing Grants)

Development Management and Building Control

Housing Options and Homelessness Prevention

Customer Services

Customer Connect programme

IT Services

Member Services

Member Training and Development

Legal and Committee Services and HR Services