Clerk: Mr Steve Larner
Tower Gardens Pavilion
Tower Gardens
Rutland Road
PE25 2AX

Tel: 01754 840040

Grounds Maintenance Operative - Full Time

We wish to recruit a Full Time Grounds Maintenance Operative – 1924 hrs on a Permanent Annualised Hours contract.

Salary: £16,626 rising to £17,711 from 1st April 2019 (£8.64 rising to £9.21 per hour from 1st April 2019) based on Spinal point 2.

Job Summary: – Maintenance of Tower Gardens. You will also support events in Tower Gardens and will be a key holder for the proposed Tower Gardens Community Building you may also be required to assist with other grounds maintenance in the Town Council's cemetery and other sites in and around Skegness.

You will work within a small, friendly team but the majority of your time will be spent lone working in Tower Gardens undertaking physically demanding work out of doors in all weathers. A friendly and approachable person is required as you will be the face of the Council within the gardens. You will need to be flexible in your working pattern, the post involves you working much longer hours in spring/summer to meet the demands of the job, including evenings and weekends and far fewer hours in the autumn/winter totalling 1924 hours across the year. You will be expected to take leave during less busy times, avoiding spring/summer peak times. Your pay will be evenly distributed across the year, meaning you will get regular monthly pay into your account throughout the year.

Expected Start Date – Mid March 2019

Interviews expected to be held during the last week of February.

Further details and an application form is available below, alternatively please contact the office to have an application pack sent out to you:


or telephone 01754 766113 to have information posted to you. Please note it can take up to 3 days for a pack to arrive by post.

To apply you must fill in an application form and it must be delivered to the Town Council no later than 4pm on Friday 15th February 2019.