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Making a mark

Making a mark: Scott MacCallum meets Andy Butler, the Head of Grounds and Gardens at Repton School, a man who is fast making his mark… For 14 years Andy Butler diligently worked his way through the ranks of the grounds team at Repton School. He studied hard to gain qualifications, but, like so many who […]

BTME in the spring

BTME in the spring: It was strange, but reassuring at the same time, to arrive in Harrogate for BTME 2022. After a gap of 26 months since the last edition, which seemed like an absolute lifetime, it was great to see so many familiar faces and catch up with friends and acquaintances alike. Given the […]

On your side for 50 issues, and counting…

On your side for 50 issues, and counting…: When we launched Turf Matters back at the beginning of 2014, we had high, but realistic, hopes. We hoped that our readership would appreciate what we had to offer and that, perhaps, we might grow over the years to be a well-respected title. With this, our 50th […]

Head of Grounds

UCS We are looking for a Head of Grounds to start in July 2022.  The Head of Grounds is a key role within the Foundation. Reporting to the Head of Estates, the Head of Grounds leads a small team and is responsible for the maintenance and development of amenities and playing surfaces at the school […]

Greenkeeper

Richmond Park Golf Course Salary: Up to £22,000 Would you like a job working in golf? Then we’ve got a fantastic opportunity, available from November 2021. Richmond Park Golf Course is one of the UK’s busiest golf venues with two 18-hole courses, driving range, academy course and the Nineteen Bar & Kitchen. We are now […]

Technical Salesperson/Area Manager

TurfCare – We are hiring in Scotland. Are you looking for a career change? Have you got what it takes to be part of Team TurfCare? We are actively recruiting for a Technical Salesperson/Area Manager to be based in Scotland. Our team is ambitious, motivated, close-knit and we offer a world class range of carefully […]

Head Mechanic

Have you got a great eye for detail and like everything to be just, right? Do you enjoy working in a team but also having your own personal responsibilities to achieve each day? Moor Park Golf Club has a fantastic opportunity for a hard-working and motivated Head Mechanic who can help deliver our aspirations to become the best […]

Assistant Greenkeeper

Coombe Hill Golf Club is an 18 hole private members club that was built in 1911 by the respected architect JF Abercrombie, situated in Kingston upon Thames, Surrey. It is ideally located to the capital city of London. We are looking to recruit an Assistant Green-keeper Salary £27,000.00 – £31,000.00 The following qualifications are desirable but not essential: […]

Greenkeepers

Dunham Forest Golf & Country Club Dunham Forest Golf & CC’s stunning course began life in 1960 and was given its finishing touches by ex-Ryder Cup player and renowned international course designer, Dave Thomas in the mid 1970’s. The course continues to evolve today to deliver an outstanding golf day out in beautiful parkland surroundings. On […]

First Assistant Greenkeeper

Farleigh Golf Club A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Greenkeeper to step up to First Assistant Greenkeeper at Farleigh Golf Club in Warlingham, Surrey. There is an informal and welcoming feel at Farleigh Golf Club, with 27 Championship-standard holes. If successful you will support the Course Manager and Deputy Course Manager to lead the team, deputising […]