Deputy Head of Grounds

Date Posted: Monday 13 December 2021

Vacancy Type: Full-Time

Closing date for application: 03/01/2022

For February 2022, an opportunity has arisen for a new Deputy Head of Grounds to work on the outstanding sports grounds at Cheltenham College. Reporting to the Head of Grounds, the role will include assisting with the preparation, maintenance and renovation of Sports pitches and surrounding areas.

You will be passionate and committed to deliver, through a small team, the highest standards of grounds maintenance for many excellent Sports playing pitches as well as creating a first-class cricket pitch for the Cheltenham Cricket Festival.

Formal training and experience in grounds work is essential as is an NVQ Level 2 Sports Turf, Horticulture or equivalent qualification.

Salary will be dependent on experience.


How to apply

To apply, please forward a completed application form with covering letter, electronically, to:

Closing date for applications is 10.00am on Monday, 3 January 2022.  Interviews are planned to take place shortly after.


Cheltenham College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in its recruitment and selection of job applicants and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

We are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from suitably qualified individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships. We encourage all candidates to ensure that College is aware of your particular requirements should you be invited to interview.