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Sports Grounds Manager
Epping Forest, United Kingdom
£39,340 to £44,750 pa inclusive of all allowances
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(Operations and Development)

City of London Corporation - Open Spaces Department
Job Opportunities within Sports Grounds at Epping Forest

Based at Wanstead Flats and Chingford Golf Course:

Epping Forest is the largest public open space in the London area and stretches for 12 miles from Forest Gate in East London to just north of Epping in Essex.

Chingford Golf Course is one of the oldest in the country, established in 1888 as home to the Royal Epping Forest Golf Club. It is a public pay and play 18 hole course in the heart of the stunning Epping Forest SSSI and is managed organically.

Wanstead Flats is Europe’s 2nd largest concentration of football pitches currently offering 44 pitches and has been the training ground for countless premiership footballers over its 127 year history.

This is a new post created as part of one team being established to manage both sites including turf and greens maintenance, buildings maintenance and management of the operations. You will be a strong manager keen to drive the ongoing improvement of our renowned sites. As well as practical management you will also be required to lead projects aimed at developing our facilities.

If you are enthusiastic, energetic and keen to make an impact, job description and application details are available from the City of London website.

Closing date: 12 noon on 18 October 2017
Interviews scheduled for week commencing 23 October 2017

To apply, please visit click on ‘apply now’.

Please note that CV’s will not be accepted

Please contact 020 7332 3978 (24-hour Answer phone) quoting reference number OS365 if you experience any problems. A minicom service for the hearing impaired available on 020 7332 3732.

The City of London is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes application from all sections of the community.

The City of London Corporation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
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