Tiffin School, Surrey

Deputy Groundsperson

Candidate profile:

This is an excellent opportunity to join the Grounds Team who play a vital role in ensuring the Tiffin School Sports ground is of the highest standard.  You will be required to carry out general repair and maintenance to a high standard of the rugby pitches, cricket wickets and associated areas, be reliable, conscientious and have the ability and willingness to be flexible on working hours according to need and conditions. You must have practical skills, a willingness to work outdoors in all weathers and an ability to cope with the physical demands of the job.

Essential requirements:

Previous experience is preferable but not essential; however, an interest and practical experience in preparing cricket wickets would be an advantage. The post holder is expected to cover reasonable elements of the Head Groundsman’s role when he is not present. Professional training opportunities will be made available to the successful candidate. 

Desirable requirements:

Required as soon as possible, the successful candidate will work as part of a team which will be responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of the Grist’s Sports Ground and Pavilions at Summer Road in East Molesey.  The grounds are maintained on behalf of both the School and Tiffinian Association Ltd. For more information, please see the application pack with the Job Description and Job Specification.

Process to apply:

Please access the Tiffin School website for information on the vacancy and an application form (www.tiffinschool.co.uk) Please e-mail to Liz Scott at lscott@tiffin.kingston.sch.uk by noon on 22nd February 2021. 

Type:
Full time

Hours:
36 hours a week, on a shift system including Saturdays (for which a day off in lieu will be given)

Closing date:
Monday, 22 February 2021 - 12:00pm

Salary:
£20,658 and £23,406 (based on skills, experience and qualifications)

Region:
South East

Email:
vacancies@tiffin.kingston.sch.uk

Web site:
http://tiffinschool.co.uk/about/vacancies.html