We are looking for a Gardener/Grounds Person to manage 4 acres of beautiful estate in St Albans. You will be required to manage all garden areas, mixed borders, lawns, trees and artificial surfaces within the College as well as cleaning hard standing surfaces and keeping the site free from litter.
The successful candidate will have experience managing an estate of a similar size/nature and have a strong work ethic and good all round plant knowledge. A horticultural qualification is essential along with PA1/PA6 and chainsaw qualifications and experience using a wide range of garden machinery. In return, we offer a competitive salary with attractive benefits.
St Columba’s College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and an enhanced DBS check forms part of the appointment process, including reference checks with past employers.
To apply for this position, visit https://www.stcolumbascollege.org/about-us/work-with-us to view the job description and to download an application form. Please email your covering letter and completed application form to Jackie Metcalfe, HR Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for applications: Midday on Friday, 14th May 2021 with interviews shortly afterwards.
St Columba’s College is a Catholic Foundation of the Brothers of the Sacred Heart (US Province)
St Columba's College
St Albans, Hertfordshire
- Mainstream school with independent funding
- All-through School
- Students of mixed gender, age 4 - 18 years
St Columba’s College is an independent Catholic day school for ages 4 – 18, located in the Cathedral city of St Albans. We were established in the tradition of the Brothers of the Sacred Heart, and welcome students and staff of all faiths and none.