We are looking for an Assistant Groundsperson to join our Estates team to undertake grounds and gardens preparation and maintenance duties, under the control of the Head Groundsman in order to provide first class sports facilities and amenity areas.
Based at Ditton Field, our 22-acre sports ground, the assistant groundsperson is responsible for maintaining the lawns, playing fields, synthetic and hard-court areas to a high standard ensuring they are safe and fit for purpose. The role also involves using tractors and operating other mechanical equipment, adhering to all the required safety standards so previous experience is essential.
This role is offered on a permanent contract and the standard hours are 40 per week Monday to Friday with involves seasonal overtime requirements which will be based on a rota. It also includes some evening and weekend work.
Salary: £19,000 to £25,000 per annum, dependent on qualifications and experience plus generous pension contributions and other benefits. Shared onsite accommodation is also available.
Kingston Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
Kingston Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.