Job Description

The Dean Close Foundation is currently seeking to recruit a Gardener to assist in the daily delivery of general grounds care and external area maintenance at our schools and associated nurseries in Cheltenham. The role focuses more on the maintenance and development of the school’s gardens, but the person will also assist with maintenance of the grass and artificial sports pitches.

The role requires independent and team working in order to provide the following: gardens and grounds in good and safe condition; natural and artificial sports pitches to a high standard throughout the year; maintenance of the equipment necessary to deliver these services.

It is essential to recognise that providing the best possible educational environment in line with the ethos of the Dean Close Foundation is at the heart of this role.

This role is subject to DBS clearance and adherence to the school safeguarding and other policies.

Full job description, person specification and terms and conditions can be viewed in the attached job description.

Application Process
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Closing date: 12noon on Thursday 6 May 2021.
Interviews to be held shortly after.
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Dean Close School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.