The Gannochy Trust, Perth, Scotland

Cricket Grounds Person / Estate Worker

Client details:
The Gannochy Trust is a charity based in Perth and was founded by Arthur Kinmond Bell in 1937, for charitable and public purposes to benefit the people of Perth and surrounding area. A K Bell’s belief, that “after you have a roof over your head and your bread and butter you should look to invest any surplus for the benefit of your native town", has matured into a lasting legacy that has improved the quality of life of many thousands of people, not only in Perth but all over Scotland. As well as distributing £5-6m each year in charitable grants, the Trust owns and manages a 700 acre estate on the edge of Perth comprising housing, farms, woodlands, community facilities, and two cricket pitches with an associated pavilion.

Candidate profile:
The Gannochy Trust is looking for an experienced grounds person who is ambitious, enthusiastic and can integrate well into an established grounds maintenance team. 

Desirable requirements:
> The successful candidate will ideally have relevant experience in cricket grounds maintenance and the use of related maintenance machinery.
> A relevant sports grounds maintenance qualification would be an advantage although this is not essential.

Process to apply:
Please submit your application form (see Application Guidance Notes) to The Gannochy Trust

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Permanent, full time

39 hours (summer); 37 hours (winter)

Closing date:
Friday, 31 January 2020 - 11:45pm

£21,699 plus housing benefit of £4,200



01738 620653