Erskine Stewart’s Melville Schools (ESMS) are recruiting for an Assistant Grounds Person to join our existing team. The people that work for us are passionate, pioneering and strive for excellence in everything they do. We value the incredible contributions they make to school life, we invest in their careers and we support their ambitions so that they flourish professionally and personally.
The role will involve the maintenance of sports pitches (both natural grass and artificial surfaces), ornamental lawns, shrubberies, and other landscaped areas. The postholder will be required to possess a full, clean driver’s license and have experience of driving tractors, using petrol mowers, hedge trimmers, strimmer’s and ride-on mowers.
This is a permanent position available immediately. The hours of work are:
Monday to Thursday – 7.00am to 4.00pm
Friday – 7.00am to 3.00pm
Saturday – 8.00am to 12.00pm (every second Saturday by rota)
The post holder will be contracted for 43 hours per week.
The starting salary will be from £17,958 to £19,431 per annum dependent on qualifications and experience. This is a re-advertisement and previous applicants should not apply.
Applicants must complete the Support Staff application form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form to be considered for this position, which can be downloaded via the link below. Please note CVs and cover letters will not be accepted. Please submit both forms to firstname.lastname@example.org before the closing date.
The closing date for applications is 12pm on Tuesday 22 June 2021.