Gardener / Grounds Person

St Columba’s College

Gardener / Grounds Person

Gardener / Grounds Person

We are looking for a Gardener/Grounds Person to manage 4 acres of beautiful estate in St Albans. You will be required to manage all garden areas, mixed borders, lawns, trees and artificial surfaces within the College as well as cleaning hard standing surfaces and keeping the site free from litter.

The successful candidate will have experience managing an estate of a similar size/nature and have a strong work ethic and good all round plant knowledge. A horticultural qualification is essential along with PA1/PA6 and chainsaw qualifications and experience using a wide range of garden machinery. In return, we offer a competitive salary with attractive benefits.

St Columba’s College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and an enhanced DBS check forms part of the appointment process, including reference checks with past employers.

To apply for this position, visit to view the job description and to download an application form. Please email your covering letter and completed application form to Jackie Metcalfe, HR Manager at

Closing date for applications: Midday on Monday, 21st June 2021 with interviews shortly afterwards.

St Columba’s College is a Catholic Foundation of the Brothers of the Sacred Heart (US Province)