Assistant Groundsperson - Full time

Sibford School is an independent co-educational day and boarding school in the Cotswolds, that offers an outstanding education for pupils aged 3 -18 and is easily accessible from both Oxfordshire and Warwickshire.

We are looking for an Assistant Groundsperson to join our Estates team to maintain and improve all areas of the school grounds, including the school’s lawns, hard surfaces, hedges and borders. There is also general grounds maintenance including leaf clearance, maintaining and preparing sports pitches, snow clearing and salting when required and working with the school’s horticultural department.

The school is a friendly and welcoming place to work with stunning views and 50 acres of surrounding countryside, it is a great place to spend your working hours.

The school campus site consists of boarding houses, sports halls, large areas of countryside include grass areas, sports pitches and gardens which enables us to offer a wide range of facilities available to our pupils. We offer small class sizes alongside a diverse education that builds a strong foundation for learning while encouraging our students to learn about themselves and the world around them.

Employment Benefits include:
• Contributory pension scheme
• 28 days (rising to 33 days after 5 year’s service) paid holiday plus Bank Holidays
• Free lunch while school kitchen is in operation
• Generous staff discount on school fees
• Branded uniform provided
• Free car parking on site
• Training & development opportunities

Sibford School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Successful applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and an enhanced DBS check.

The School aims to recruit staff that share and understand our commitment and to ensure that no job applicant is treated unfairly by reason of a protected characteristic as defined within the Equality Act 2010.

To apply and to view the job description, please visit the school website and return to

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 30th November at 12 noon.
Interview date: Monday 12th December 2022.

Sibford School


£20,942 To £22,669 Per Annum

Nov 18th, 16:40

30th November 2022