Vacancy ID:
4665
Location:
Leicester
Department:
Estates and Campus Services
Salary details:
Grade 3, £18,614 to £20,092 per annum
Hours per week:
35
07 Jul 2022
About the role
As part of our Campus Services team (Gardens & Grounds Service), you will play a vital role in taking responsibility for the routine grounds maintenance of gardens, grounds and sports turf. You will be responsible for development of an area of University grounds and gardens, which may include Academic Sites, Residential Properties and the Botanic Garden and Sports Grounds.
About you
As the ideal candidate you will be educated to GCSE or equivalent level, hold a PA1/PA6 spraying licence and a full valid driving licence. You will have significant practical knowledge in gardens, grounds and sports grounds and a National Diploma/NVQ Level 2 or similar qualifications in amenity horticulture, or a broad vocational experience gained through on-the-job training.
Additional information

Informal enquiries are welcome and should be made to Adam Tester, Gardens & Grounds Manager, on [email protected] 

The University of Leicester has been changing the world, and changing people’s lives, for 100 years. When you join us, you’ll become part of a community of Citizens of Change, which includes not only our staff and our current students but also thousands of Leicester graduates around the world.

As a diverse and forward-thinking employer, we embed the principles of equality, diversity and inclusion into everything we do. That includes not just our core missions of teaching and research, but also our support for staff, students and our local community.

We’re committed to the wellbeing of all our staff and to the sustainability of our environment, on our campus and beyond. We offer a competitive salary package, excellent pension scheme and a generous annual leave allowance, along with opportunities to develop your career in a supportive and collaborative environment.

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