Head Groundsman, Reading

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Queen Anne's SchoolReading

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £Competitive
Contract term: Permanent

About us

Queen Anne’s School is an exciting place to work, where every member of the school team is valued. We aim to recruit the highest calibre of staff through all areas of the school. Queen Anne’s School is a community and all staff work with a professional, committed and enthusiastic attitude.

The school is located in beautiful 35 acre grounds with good transport links and within easy walking distance of Reading Station. We offer a number of staff benefits including excellent training and Inset opportunities, discounted gym membership, subsidised meals, free car parking, Child Care Voucher Scheme, pension scheme and School fee reduction where appropriate. 

The role

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, energetic and experienced Head Groundsman. The Head Groundsman will work as part of the maintenance team to maintain the school site, with primary responsibility for grounds and sports facilities.

The working hours for this role are;

Monday to Friday, all year round, with occasional weekend working. 

  • November to March – 8am-3pm (30 hours per week with an hour unpaid break per day)
  • April to October – 8am-6pm (42.5 hours per week with an hour and a half unpaid breaks per day)

Full details of this position and how to apply are available from http://bit.ly/QASCareers or by emailing HR@qas.org.uk 

Closing date for applications: Monday 25th June 2018.

Queen Anne’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Job location

More about Queen Anne's School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: 6 Henley Road, Caversham, Reading, Berkshire, RG4 6DX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 118 918 7400
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Queen Anne's School is an independent boarding and day school for girls aged 11-18. Situated on a 35 acre campus just north of Reading, it has excellent road/rail links to Heathrow Airport, London and the south east.

Girls enter by means of the 11+, ...