Department: Golf (Works and Estates)
Reports to: Golf Course Manager
Salary: Competitive – dependent on experience
Type of Contract: Permanent
Hours per week: 40
Weeks per year: 52
Closing Date: 20th October 2016 at 5pm
Wellington College, one of the world’s leading coeducational day and boarding schools, are seeking to appoint an experienced and reliable Assistant Greenkeeper. Working within a small yet highly motivated team, the successful candidate will be responsible for the preparation and maintenance of the golf playing surfaces, based on our exclusive nine hole course and set within parkland, woodland and heathland environments.
The following qualifications, skills and experience are preferred;
2 years’ experience of green keeping duties
NVQ2 or equivalent in Sports Turf Management
Competent use of turf machinery
Knowledge of irrigation systems
Full UK driving licence
PA1/PA6A chemical spraying and CS30/CS31 chainsaw certificates are desirable.
Our excellent staff benefits include free lunch, subsidised membership to the Wellington Health and Fitness Club, contribution to Wellington personal pension and BHSF health cash plan. There will also be an opportunity for the successful candidate to become a member of the Golf Club.
For full details please refer to the attached job description. Alternatively you may contact Head Greenkeeper, Rob Collins, via email@example.com for an informal discussion.
To apply for this vacancy, please download the non-teaching staff application form.
Once complete, post or email with a covering letter to: Human Resources, Wellington College, Crowthorne, Berkshire RG45 7PU; firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that CVs without an accompanying application form will not be accepted.
The post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check, satisfactory professional references and medical suitability for the role.
Wellington College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.