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Grounds Person

Department: Facilities and Estates Hours of work: 40 Hours per week, (Including Matchdays, Evenings & Weekends) Salary: £22,000 - £26,000 per annum depending on experience Location: Bodymoor Heath Training Ground Closing Date: Sunday 13 June 2021

Bodymoor Heath Training Ground, Bodymoor Heath Lane, Tamworth,, B78 2BB
Contact Name
Lucy Ford, Human Resources Business Partner
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About Grounds Person

We have an exciting opportunity for Grounds Person to join our Grounds team, based at Bodymoor Heath Training Ground. The ideal candidates will be passionate about the quality of their work, professional and skilled in their craft.

You will be working on a large prestige estate carrying out ground's maintenance duties. You will be working 'hands-on' with a team to maintain a top-class horticultural environment.

The role will be responsible for ensuring the training pitches are prepared to a high standard, pedestrian mowing, line marking, divoting and all aspects of pitch repair and preparation as well as the surrounding areas working under the guidance of the Grounds Manager. The work entails working outside in changing and often inclement weather conditions.

The ideal candidates will have exceptional interpersonal skills with a focus on team ethics and high standards. You will be part of a strong team and be expected to be hands on within this function.

As part of your application, please ensure you upload your CV and Cover Letter.

For further information, the role profile and to apply please go to:

Equality Statement

Aston Villa Football Club celebrates the diversity of its Club and embrace equal opportunities for all. We are proud to be a Disability Confident employer and fully support The FAs Football Leadership Diversity Code.

We welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, race, disability, gender reassignment, pregnancy and maternity, sexual orientation, marriage and civil partnership, sex and religion or belief.

Safeguarding Statement

Aston Villa Football Club is fully committed to safeguarding children and adults at risk across our Club. As such, we adhere to Safer Recruitment processes and for some roles a satisfactory enhanced disclosure via the Disclosure & Barring Service may be required prior to starting in a role at the Club. For more information, please seeAston Villa Football Club | The official club website | AVFC - Safeguarding

Supporting Documents:

grounds-person-role-profile-bmh-vp-may-2021.pdf (PDF, 109 Kb)

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