Wellington College, Crowthorne, Berkshire

Groundsperson

Client details:
Nestled in a stunning 400-acre parkland campus in leafy Berkshire, Wellington College is one of Britain’s most historic and famous independent schools. We are a fully co-educational boarding school offering an excellent all-round education to over 1,000 pupils.

Candidate profile:
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and committed Groundsperson who will be responsible for the maintenance and preparation of our excellent sporting pitches and facilities which are host to a variety of exciting sporting events throughout the year.

Experience of high-profile sports ground preparation and maintenance is preferred; however, the College are willing to support the right candidate to achieve a qualification in sports turf management if this has not already been achieved. An outstanding work ethic and the ability to work unsupervised are essential.

Our excellent staff benefits include free lunch whilst on duty, subsidised membership to the Wellington Health and Fitness and Golf club, contribution to the pension scheme and access to medical cover.

Process to apply:
For further details, including how to apply, please visit the non-teaching vacancies page of our website by clicking on Apply.

Other:
The College is committed to equality and diversity and the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Applicants for any of the positions available at the College must be willing to undergo a number of safeguarding checks including an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check, reference checks with previous employers and, where applicable, a Barred List, Prohibition and EEA check.

Website: 
https://recruitment.wellingtoncollege.org.uk/vacancies

Type:
Permanent, Full time

Hours:
40 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

Closing date:
Friday, 28 February 2020 - 11:45pm

Salary:
up to £23,000 per annum depending upon experience

Region:
South East