Hassocks Parish Council Vacancy



(Job share maybe considered)

Salary: SCP 7-12 – From £24,294: Permanent (Full-time)

We are looking for a Grounds person to maintain the council’s recreation ground, burial ground, allotment, and other outside areas.

The successful candidate will be based at Adastra Park in Hassocks.

Hassocks Parish Council serves a growing and vibrant village located at the foot of the South Downs.  The Council is fortunate to own several green assets in the village and takes great pride in all of its outdoor spaces and facilities. The Council wishes to recruit a Grounds Person who will share its pride in these spaces and the community it serves.

The Grounds Person will be based primarily in Adastra Park, Hassocks, however the role will be to ensure that all Council owned facilities are maintained to a high standard in both appearance and functionality for the benefit of residents and visitors alike.

This is a permanent, predominantly outdoors, all-weather role. The successful candidate should be physically fit, reliable and conscientious and will possess good communication skills. The Grounds Person is the eyes and ears of the Council in relation to its outside spaces and users of these assets.

To apply for the role please contact clerk@hassocks-pc.gov.uk or telephone 01273 842714 to obtain a Candidate Pack and Application Form.

Closing date 16th April 2024 (noon).