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Vacancy For Caretaker / Gardener

Applications are invited to become part of our Caretaking and Grounds Team, based primarily at our newly refurbished Community Centre in Hellesdon.  We are looking for someone with good practical skills with a knowledge of health and safety, but would be willing to provide training for the right applicant.  The right applicant will be a good team player that takes pride in their own work.

Duties include, but not limited to:

Inspection, Maintenance and Repair of Parish Assets                              Unlocking/Locking/General Security of Parish Assets

Setting up Community Centre to Hirers’ Requirements                           Identifying and Resolving Health and Safety Issues

Setting up Tennis/Netball Courts to Hirers’ Requirements                     Keep Outdoor Areas Clean and Litter Free                  

Polite and Courteous Customer Service                                                        Light Gardening Duties and Grass Cutting

Cleaning of all Buildings and Restocking Consumables                            Liaison with Contractors for Specialist Works

Gardening duties leading to more advance grounds work with training and qualification

Driving licence essential

Hours:           Part Time (30 hours per week) Shift Work

Pay:                SCP 7 (currently £11.63 per hour – with 2023 pay award pending)

Location:      Hellesdon Community Centre (but would be expected to travel to other parish facilities)

For an informal discussion concerning the role please contact Faye LeBon on 01603 301751 For further information and an application form, please visit our website at or email

CLOSING DATE: Thursday 14th September (midday)

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Application Form (pdf)

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