Senior Grounds & General Maintenance Person

Groby, Leicester
starting salary circa. £9.50 per hour
08 Jun 2018
06 Jul 2018
Contract Type

Senior Grounds & General Maintenance Person

35 hours per week (but seasonal over-time opportunities available)


starting salary circa. £9.50 per hour

 (plus membership of local government pension scheme)


This could be a career opportunity for the right candidate


Groby Parish Council is looking to recruit someone with a confident, out-going personality who can work with the minimum of supervision, display initiative and have a pro-active approach to carrying out general maintenance, gardening and some cemetery duties within the parish of Groby. 


The successful candidate may not have formal skills or in- depth experience, but needs to display a genuine aptitude for this type of work.  The role requires that play areas, the cemetery, open spaces and council property are maintained to a high standard for the benefit of all users.

As well as being hard working and conscientious, the applicant must be able to demonstrate a pride in their approach to their duties and have use of their own vehicle (for which a mileage allowance will be paid)


An opportunity for a trainee grounds-person may soon be available.



The application form and job description are available by either contacting the parish office on the above details or on the parish website:


Completed applications should be sent to: Mrs A A Taylor, Clerk to the Council, the Parish Office, Village Hall, Leicester Road, Groby, Leicester, LE6 0DQ or


Closing date for applications is: no later than 12 noon on 15th June 2018