The King’s School is a selective co-educational boarding and day school of 830 pupils in years 9-13. The School, dating back to 597 and situated in the heart of the historic Cathedral city of Canterbury, has an outstanding reputation as one of the country’s leading independent schools.
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced professional to lead the School’s Gardens and Grounds team to ensure that our gardens, sporting facilities and grounds are developed and maintained to the highest standards. By joining the King’s School, you will be playing a vital role in looking after some of the greatest spaces in England within a World Heritage Site.
The successful candidate will have excellent organisational, leadership and planning skills and the resilience to deal with this busy and demanding role. The role would suit a proactive applicant who is willing to work with a friendly demeanour and a flexible approach. A passion for both gardens and grounds in addition to previous experience in a similar environment are essential qualities.
Further details are available from The King’s School website: www.kings-school.co.uk
If you wish to discuss the role in more detail, please ring Clare Reed, Director of Sports Facilities and Grounds, on 01227 595616.
Closing date: 9:00am on Monday, 20th May 2019.
The King’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.
The King’s School, Canterbury is an educational charity - Registration No: 307942