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Head Grounds Person

Arena Racing Company

Arena Racing Company is Britain's largest racecourse group, operating sixteen racecourses and four greyhound stadia.

5 Jan 2023
Full Time
Closing date
28 Feb 2023

We are on the search for a Head Groundsperson to join the team at our beautiful course on the site of Lingfield Park Resort.

Set in picturesque village of Lingfield, the venue is part of Arena Racing Company's vast portfolio of properties, and there's never been a better time to join.

‘Work Perks’

We offer fantastic work perks - including:

Annual passes to attend any of our 21 venues
Cycle to work schemes to support your mental and physical wellbeing
Use of the onsite Marriott hotel gym, pool, spa and golf course
Discounted rates at any of our onsite hotels and discounted food in our hospitality restaurants!

This is just a snippet of what you can expect when you join Lingfield Park Resort!
Interested? Then please see below to see if you are the person we are looking for…..

The person we are looking for has…

  • 4 Years experience as an Assistant Head Groundsperson
  • Level 3 GMA qualified

You will be responsible for..

maintaining a programme for the course to include all aspects of sports turf management.

Alongside this, you will be...

Responsible for preparing the course for racing – to include watering, mowing, fertilizing, spraying, ‘treading in’, aeration, rolling and seeding as required.

At ARC, we believe that a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace makes us a more relevant, more competitive, and more resilient company. We welcome people from all backgrounds, ethnicities, cultures, and experiences. We are an equal opportunities employer and do not discriminate on the grounds of gender, sexual orientation, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.

If you have a disability that requires reasonable adjustments, please let us know; we will ensure that individuals with additional needs are provided reasonable adjustments to participate in the job application or interview process and to perform essential job functions.

We understand the value that diversity brings to our business and we are striving to create a working environment that is inclusive, psychologically and physically safe and ensures everyone can be heard and valued for their contributions. We are committed to making a consistent, top-down effort to be role models on what diversity, inclusion and belonging means in society.

How to Apply

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Additional Information

Full Time
Job Type
Grounds Management
Salary information
£30,000 - 33,000

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