Duffield Parish Council

Serving the people of Duffield

Duffield Cemetery Lodge

Clerk: Kath Gruber
Cemetery Lodge, Duffield
Cemetery, 43 Hazelwood Road
Duffield, Belper, Derbyshire
DE56 4DQ

Parish Council Vacancy: Parish Groundsperson (full time)

The Parish Council is seeking a hardworking and self-motivated person to assist in the practical management of Duffield's open spaces.

Place of Work: The Parish Groundperson will be required to work in the Cemetery, Eyes Meadow, Gray Recreation Ground and throughout the village.

Hours of Work: The hours of work will be 37.5 hours per week on average which, due to the outdoor nature of the role, will be worked as follows:

  • 45 hours per week from 1 April to 30 September (26 weeks)
  • 30 hours per week from 1 October to 31 March

Occasional weekend and evening working will be required by prior arrangement

Pay: Scale Point 11-14 (£8.84 - £9.19 per hour) paid monthly based on 37.5 hours per week average

  • The ideal applicant will:
  • Have experience in grounds maintenance and of driving relevant vehicles such as ride on mowers.
  • Be professional and always dedicated to working to the highest possible standards.
  • Be resilient, physically fit and happy working outdoors.
  • Comfortable working as part of a small team

The successful applicant will be required to join the Council's Pension Scheme.

A copy of the Job Description and Person Specification can be found below.

To apply: Please send CV and 1-page letter showing how you meet the person specification to clerk@duffieldparishcouncil.gov.uk

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 3 October 2018

Interviews to be held on Monday 8 October 2018

Post to commence at the earliest opportunity

Posted: Tue, 11 Sep 2018 15:04 by Jackie Clements

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