Expiring today

Shrewsbury, Shropshire
07 Mar 2018
22 Mar 2018
Contract Type

Concord College is England’s premier co-educational international boarding school set in the heart of the Shropshire countryside, with 550 students aged 13-18. With over 40 nationalities represented amongst our students, we enjoy a wonderfully diverse environment with a strong community feel and decency, trust and respect at our core. All employees play an important part in providing all that is required for the students in our care. If you are looking for an opportunity to work as part of a great team in a beautiful setting with first class facilities, excellent working conditions and rates of pay, plus many additional benefits, we currently have the following vacancies:


The college is set in 77 acres of beautiful grounds which are maintained by our highly skilled team of grounds staff. To complement the team we wish to appoint a horticulturalist who will be responsible for designing and creating new planting schemes, and reviewing existing, in this largely historic setting, in addition to general grounds maintenance. This post will require extensive tree and plant knowledge with proven experience in garden design in a similar role. A qualification in horticulture will also be required. Hours will be 37.5 per week, 8.00am - 4.30pm Monday to Friday. A competitive salary will be offered, dependent on qualifications and experience.

Other benefits for the above posts include lunch in our dining room, a defined contribution pension scheme, childcare vouchers and staff income protection and life assurance schemes.

Further information, together with application forms, is available either on our website: Click Apply, or from our HR Officer, Miss Nicola Fox: n.fox@concordcollege.org.uk Tel: 01694 731631.

Closing date - midday Thursday 22 March 2018. Please note, CVs will only be accepted if submitted with a fully completed and detailed application form.

Concord College, Acton Burnell, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY5 7PF