Grounds Person

Wellington College, one of the world’s leading coeducational day and boarding schools, are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Grounds Person who will be responsible for the maintenance and preparation of our excellent sporting pitches and facilities which are host to a variety of exciting sporting events throughout the year.

Grounds Person

Experience of high profile sports ground preparation and maintenance is preferred; however, the College are willing to support the right candidate to achieve qualification in sports turf management if this has not already been achieved. An outstanding work ethic and the ability to work unsupervised are essential.

Normal working days are Monday to Friday (08:00 – 17:00), throughout the year, with the need for periodic unsocial hours, including weekend duties, for which reasonable notice will be given.

Our excellent staff benefits include free lunch whilst on duty, subsidised membership to the Wellington Health and Fitness Club, contribution to Wellington personal pension scheme and access to a health cash plan.

To apply:
For further details please, including how to apply, please visit the non-teaching vacancies page of our website at

Please note that CVs without an accompanying application form will not be accepted. Previous unsuccessful applicants need not apply.

The College is committed to equality and diversity and the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Applicants for any of the positions available at the College must be willing to undergo a number of safeguarding checks including an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check, reference checks with previous employers and, where applicable, a Barred List, Prohibition and EEA check.

Permanent, Full Time

Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week, 08:00 – 17:00


Closing date:
Friday, 20 July 2018