St Peter’s School, York, North Yorkshire

Head of Grounds


Client details:
St Peter’s School, York, is a dynamic, forward-looking HMC independent school for day and boarding pupils based a few minutes’ walk from the historic centre of York. 

The School is seeking a skilled grounds person with extensive sports turf experience to lead a team to ensure that the grounds across the whole School site are maintained to the highest possible standard throughout the year.  This includes providing a professional standard of care and management of the extensive School sports facilities, as well as gardens, boundaries and roadways.

Candidate profile:
The ideal candidate will have substantial recent experience within a supervisory role working within a similar grounds environment and will hold a recognised Sports Turf / horticultural qualification to a minimum of Level 3.

To apply:
For further details visit Please note that applications must be made on the School’s application form and accompanied by a covering letter. For an informal chat about the post, contact: Mr Giles Roberts, Estates Manager 01904 527326.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be subject to checks by the Disclosure and Barring Service. The post holder will be required to take care to safeguard their own safety and that of others with whom they work and to co-operate with those designated with responsibility for health and safety. 

Registered Charity Number: 1141329

Permanent, full time

37.5 hours per week – for further details see advert

Closing date:
Thursday, 25 January 2018 - 11:45pm

£27,981 - £31,704 p.a.

North of England


Web site:

01904 527404