Our Park Team are moving onto to pastures new after 2 and a half years of keeping our park looking amazing.  The parish council is therefore recruiting for a replacement Park Keeper to manage the bins, litter, security and cleaning along with assisting park users and maintaining safe use of the park.

The ideal person will have experience working with members of the public in a customer focused role, who should always display a polite and courteous disposition when dealing with members of the public.

The successful candidate will be able to take a firm but friendly approach in all dealings with the public and be confident to give out information and instructions to ensure the health and safety of park users. This person will represent the council and should be able to do so in a professional and proactive manner.

Closing date for applications is 1st October.

Park Keeper.

Hours of work: 14 hours per week – nominally split 2 hours per day
It is to be expected that winter hours will be less than summer hours

Rate of Pay:

 – £9.30 per hour /£17,893 FT Equivalent / Contributory pension
 – £9.75 per hour / £18,759 FT Equivalent after a successful 6-month    probation
 – Automatic enrolment in a pension fund with 8% employer and 6% employee contributions
Holiday: Council annual leave for full time employees is 21 days.
Holiday will be pro-rata for hours worked

Full details of the role are available in the Park Keeper – Job Description and Person Specification 2020. 

To apply for the role, you will need to complete an Application form Park Keeper.

The role comes with associated 3/4 bed maisonette accommodation for which the council charges a monthly rent of £1,250.  To view the accommodation please contact:

Ruth Davies
Clerk to the Council
01344 87426