Head Greenkeeper

18th May 2017
30th June 2017
Perranporth Golf Club - Cornwall

Job Description

Perranporth Golf Club is a friendly members’ club on the north coast of Cornwall with an outstanding traditional elevated 18-hole links course designed by James Braid and opened in 1927 and the course regularly receives award-winning acclaim in national golf literature. The course has been looked after for many years by the current Head Green Keeper (and his team) and we are now seeking recruitment to fill this position due to retirement later in the year.

We seek an ambitious, highly motivated individual to manage and build on improvements to the golf course. The salary will be competitive and is negotiable dependent on experience, qualifications and circumstances of the candidate. The position will be ideally suited for an experienced Head Green Keeper or Senior Deputy.

We require the successful applicant to have the following skills and experience:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Supervisory & motivational skills
  • Qualified to NVQ3 or equivalent
  • Spraying certificates PA1,2 & 6
  • Detailed knowledge of H&S regulations
  • Understanding of ecological management
  • Ability to manage costs within an approved budget
  • Ability to plan team work schedules
  • Technical knowledge to support the team in machinery maintenance
  • Flexibility with regard to working hours
  • An eye for detail

Interested applicants should forward a CV with a written submission giving reasons for their suitability for the role to:


or, alternatively by post to:

Mr D Mugford, Perranporth Golf Club, Budnic Hill, Perranporth, Cornwall, TR6 0AB Tel - 01872 572454 (option 1)