Groundsperson



Mumbles Community Council is looking to appoint a reliable and conscientious groundsperson to curate and maintain a range of open spaces, environmental assets and recreational facilities across the community including tennis courts; the skatepark; Jubilee gardens; the community orchard and allotments.

Hours: 18.5 hours per week

Rate of pay: £10.60 per hour to £11.70 per hour. (£20,444 - £22,571 per pro-rata annum) 

Mumbles Community Council is looking to appoint a reliable and conscientious groundsperson to curate and maintain a range of open spaces, environmental assets and recreational facilities across the community including tennis courts; the skatepark; Jubilee gardens; the community orchard and allotments. You will undertake light maintenance and gardening activities including weeding, pruning, planting, and propagating, promoting biodiversity, and ensure the facilities and pathways are kept free of debris and safe for public use and access. You will have a pleasant and friendly disposition and good interpersonal skills to engage with members of the public and volunteers to encourage and promote the community enjoyment of our green spaces and recreational facilities.

The nature of the role is a standalone role, requiring flexibility, resilience, and mobility to work across a range of different outdoor locations throughout the year in all weather conditions. The ideal candidate will have experience of working in a physically demanding outdoors role preferably in a horticultural environment, will be experienced in undertaking maintenance and light repairs of machinery and equipment and be knowledgeable about our native species and organic /sustainable horticulture. The means to transport equipment to sites across the MCC area is essential.

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To apply, please send your CV and supporting letter to nicola@nsphr.com

Closing Date: 5.00 pm Friday 1st July.