ILMINSTER TOWN COUNCIL – Assistant Grounds Manager


Assistant Grounds Manager

Full Time, Permanent, Salary range £18,795 - £19,945

Benefits include access to the Local Government pension Scheme and 23 days annual leave plus bank holidays

Ilminster Town Council owns and manages a range of amenity areas. The main recreation area is home to thriving Cricket and Football Clubs and adjacent to Herne Hill - a Local Nature Reserve; in addition, there are some smaller recs with children’s play areas and a cemetery as well as some small floral displays to maintain.

The successful applicant will work alongside the Grounds Manager to keep the amenity areas neat and tidy, empty all the bins regularly and undertake repairs to bins, seats and benches.  The role will involve driving a tractor, towing, using strimmers and various grass cutting machinery. The role will suit a person who likes to work outside all year round regardless of the weather.

We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in our workforce.

Application packs containing a full job description and the main terms of employment can be downloaded from or phone Tel: 01460 52149 or E-mail:

Closing date 2nd August 2019 at 12noon

Interviews will be held week commencing 2nd August 2019