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Grounds Assistant

Parkwood Leisure

Mulberry Sports Centre


£16,224 - £18,096 Per Annum

Parkwood Leisure provides the Facilities Management at Mulberry School for Girls and also operates Sports & Leisure Centre in the evenings and weekends.

We are currently looking for full-time Grounds Assistant. You will be flexible, reliable, possess good communication skills and enjoy working as part of a team.

You will ensure that the grounds are safe for all users and all work is carried out within site specific Health & Safety procedures. You will maintain, develop and care for the whole of the external areas of the school in line with the contractual performance standards

The work will include litter picking, leaf collection and chewing gum removal, changing of rubbish bins, maintenance of grassed areas, including strimming, mowing, weeding, removal of funghi and any other care procedures required, plant and shrub maintenance and development

Control of weeds through weeding and use of spray weeding where appropriate, maintain paths, concrete areas and car park to be free of debris, weeds and foreign matter, general day to day maintenance of All Weather Pitches

We require the successful applicant will hold a recognised Horticulture/Grounds Maintenance qualification and be flexible with working hours in order to achieve performance standards with minimal disruption to the school

All positions are subject to DBS checks.

If you believe you have the skills required for these posts, please send a letter of application and full CV, to: Parkwood Leisure, Mulberry School for Girls, Richard Street, Tower Hamlets, London, E1 2JP or email your CV and Cover Letter to






Applications by: 04/10/2013