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Head Groundsperson

Date posted: 26th March 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TBC – Competitive
Contract term: Permanent

St.Helens R.F.C. are seeking to appoint an experienced Head Groundsperson to work as part of our team who are responsible for the maintenance and general condition of the pitch and grounds at the Totally Wicked Stadium, and at our training ground at Cowley International College (1.5 miles away).

Key responsibilities are:

Preparing and maintaining the pitch and at the Totally Wicked Stadium and the training facility, to the required standard

Providing ground staff support to matches/fixtures when required

Implementing weekly, monthly and annual agreed maintenance programmes for all facilities, including the landscaped areas around the stadium.

Liaising with appropriate staff on the availability of pitches for training and matches, and advising on the fitness of pitches

Working with different types of machinery and equipment to prepare and maintain the pitches

Undertaking general maintenance of equipment

Undertaking general maintenance around the stadium grounds and facilities as required/directed

Assisting with the maintenance of trees, hedges, planted areas and paths, including spraying

Assist with cleaning within the stadium when required

Assist with the waste management within the stadium as required

Terms and conditions:

Normal hours based around 8am to 5pm, Monday to Friday, although some flexibility is required to accommodate seasonal variations

Some evening and potential weekend work required depending on fixtures

A full job description is available on request from

John Murphy – [email protected] or call 01744 455071

Please send in your CV and covering letter to apply for the position.

Closing date: noon on Monday 16th April 2018

The club is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Due to the nature and location of our business, applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers.


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