Permanent, 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday 07.00 – 15.30

An opportunity has arisen for a Groundsperson to join our in-house Estates Team who oversee the maintenance and upkeep of the School’s historic estate.

The School has extensive high-class sports facilities including cricket, rugby and football pitches, an athletics track, tennis courts, a nine-hole golf course and two newly re-laid AstroTurf pitches. There are also areas of woodland, farmland, a lake set in a Capability Brown listed landscape and undeveloped ground, including public rights of way, which need to be managed. The Harrow School Estates Team prides itself on providing the highest standard and quality of workmanship across its estate. We are seeking a proactive individual who is keen to take on this opportunity and develop in all areas of grounds maintenance.

Candidates should hold a NVQ Level 2 Sports Turf qualification (or equivalent), have working knowledge of natural and synthetic sports surfaces and the ability to operate a variety of grounds maintenance equipment. Applicants should be enthusiastic, willing to work outdoors in all weathers and able to work unsupervised.

Benefits include:

• free lunch
• free parking
• automatic enrolment into the School’s pension scheme
• use of the School’s sports facilities such as the 25m swimming pool, gymnasium and running track
• subsidised membership of the tennis, golf, angling and social clubs.

For a full job description and application form, visit the School’s website. Any queries can be directed to this email address:

CVs without the application form will not be accepted as it forms an important first step in our safeguarding checks.

Closing date: 31 July 2021

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all successful applicants must be willing to undergo extended child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with any past employer and the Disclosure and Barring Service. Harrow School is an equal opportunities employer.

Harrow School


Jul 15th, 12:25

31st July 2021