Vacancy Details

Closing date for applications:

12:00 am Monday 1st August 2022

interviews will take place:



Salary: UTC 4 Scale 5-7 (£19,650 – £20,444) (£10.21 per hour)
Advertising for a full time permanent position

Uckfield Town Council is an ambitious organisation with a wide ranging portfolio of buildings and open spaces.

The Town Council owns a number of sports pitches, recreation grounds, allotment sites, ancient woodlands, nature reserves, play areas, multi-use games areas and a cemetery.

An exciting opportunity has arisen at the Town Council, for us to advertise for a grounds person. You will be required to help maintain and ensure our grounds are kept in a good state of repair, remain well presented and are ready for sports clubs and members of the public to safely use.

Demonstrable experience in the maintenance of sports pitches, and recreation grounds is desired, with experience of using the appropriate machinery especially for mowing.

A full clean UK Driving Licence is essential as you will be required to drive Town Council owned grounds vehicles and equipment. The role will be predominantly Monday to Friday, including some short weekend work on a one in four rota basis.

We are welcoming applications from those who can demonstrate excellent customer service, be self-motivated but also a good team player to work as part of an important team. You will pay close attention to detail and have a can-do attitude.

To find out more download a copy of the Job Description and Person Specification, on the right hand of this webpage.

To apply, applicants must either complete and return an application form or send us their CV to apply. Send the application form/CV by email to or by post/hand deliver addressed to the Estates & Facilities Manager, Uckfield Town Council, Council offices, Civic Centre, TN22 1AE

Deadline for applications: Thursday 30 June 2022 at 5.00pm
Interview date: TBC


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