Trainee Groundskeeper

We are seeking an enthusiastic and hardworking individual to join the Estates team in maintaining a variety of sports surfaces including cricket, hockey and rugby pitches.

The role would suit an individual interested in a career in Sports Grounds Maintenance

Full training will be given, together with a clear programme of staff development.

For further information and to apply, please visit

We welcome applications from all parts of our community as we aspire to attract staff that match the social and cultural diversity of our student intake. Candidates will be assessed against relevant criteria only (i.e. skills, qualifications, abilities, experience).

Suitable candidates may be interviewed before the closing date and Eltham College reserves the right to withdraw the position if an early appointment is made.

Eltham College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants undergo enhanced child protection screening relevant to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.

About Eltham College

Eltham College is a thriving, co-educational independent day school for students aged 7 to 18, comprising a Junior School and a Senor School with three sections (Lower, Middle and Sixth Form) in the Senior School.

Over the past few years, the school has grown considerably and there are now just under 1,100 students at Eltham College. Girls have been part of Sixth Form life for over 45 years, and from 2020, have been able to join in Years 3 and 7as well, where they currently account for between a third and half of the intake. The school will be fully co-educational by 2024.

We are a highly successful and exciting school which aims to provide a broad and balanced education that prepares students for the modern world. The school is regularly found amongst the leading academic schools in the country and boasts many county and national players in a range of sports, as well as exceptionally talented musicians, actors and artists. The broader co-curricular programme is wide and diverse.

The College has a distinctive character, born out of its Christian heritage, and we have continued to focus on the care of the individual as we have grown in recent years. Strong pastoral care, an energetic House system that promotes collegiality, and a relaxed and unpretentious atmosphere make the school a happy and vibrant place for students and staff.

Alongside the ambitious programme of school development and expansion, a strong emphasis is placed upon staff support and development.

Eltham College

Mottingham, SE9

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