Full Time Head Gardener & Groundsman
£25,000 - £30,000 negotiable
(Subject to qualifications and experience)
Are you an experienced greenkeeper, grounds contractor or someone with a strong horticultural background? The Council is looking for a Head Groundsman to lead the team that manages its park land, the George Pitcher Memorial Ground, the open spaces, football pitches, play areas and pavilion. You will lead a team of two experienced grounds staff.
You should have experience in staff management, planning work schedules, ordering materials, and working with contractors. You will be the first point of contact following enquiries from the public or for any urgent actions following adverse weather. You will ensure that regular inspections are carried out to provide a safe and pleasant environment for the community to enjoy the open spaces and facilities. You will attend and produce reports for the Recreation and Amenities Committee.
The post offers the opportunity to have a real impact on the quality of the beautiful parish grounds.
Closing Date for Applications: Tuesday 29th July 2021
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Job Description, Person Specification, Application Form
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