Job Details


Grounds Person/Caretaker

Ref: HM/GMP Salary: ££24k-£27k Contract Type: PermanentLocation: Folkestone

Skill Set

Gardener, Grounds Maintenance, Caretaker

An interesting new instruction for a Grounds Person/Caretaker for a new client in Folkestone.

This position is being presented on a permanent basis, with an attractive salary available, depending on experience, but as a guide, between £24K - £27K per annum.

You will be working on an attractive Grade 2  listed building.

We are looking for an individual with a good work ethic, with a willingness to work both inside and outside, taking care of the day to day management of the building and grounds. 

The duties of the Grounds Person/Caretaker will be shared between general garden duties, basic maintenance duties and general administrative duties as well, so computer literacy is also a must!

Duties will include but are not limited to:
General maintenance of the gardens, flower beds and outside areas, including grass cutting hedge trimming, car park sweeping, general litter picking and the use of basic garden machinery.

Caretaker duties will include: replacing light bulbs in communal areas, testing of emergency lighting and fire alarm systems (training provided) managing loaned maintenance and supervision of outside contractors employed by the company, with a willingness to attend any training courses if required.

Administrative duties will include: reading and responding to any emails and taking action as requited, dealing with any resident questions, answering the main phone and mobile, checking CCTV, printing posters as and when, ordering any stationery, issuing car par permits and any other general office related duties required.

A driving licence is a must.

Your hours of work will be 7.45am – 5pm Monday to Friday.
You must be prepared for an occasional call out as well.
If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please email an up to date CV asap.

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Consultant Details

For further information on this opportunity please contact:

Heather Morgan

Tel: 01303 220844


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