Course Superintendent

Littlestone Golf Club - Kent - South East
Managerial - Greenkeeper 31 March 2020

Littlestone Golf Club in South East Kent is seeking to appoint a highly experienced head greenkeeper due to the impending retirement of the incumbent of 34 years.

Littlestone was founded in 1888 and comprises of two 18-hole courses, the Championship course having hosted a number of prestigious events including Final Open Qualifying, The Boys Amateur Championship and this year, the Junior Open to list but a few.
This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced greenkeeper to join a highly motivated team at a UK top 100 golf course.
Reporting to the Chairman of Greens, the (Course Superintendent) will form part of the club’s senior management team, responsible for the day to day maintenance and development of both golf courses and the leadership of the club’s greenkeeping staff.

The post carries with it a competitive salary based on qualifications and experience.

Main responsibilities and duties will include:

  • Course condition and presentation 
  • The management, motivation, training and leadership of the greenkeeping team
  • The management and maintenance of all greenkeeping equipment
  • Health and safety policies 
  • Management of all budgets set for the golf course 
  • Participate in regular club committee and management meetings
  • Keeping the members and visitors up to date through various means

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Minimum NVQ level 4 in Golf Course Management or equivalent in Fine Turf Management
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience as a Deputy Head or Head Green Keeper at a recognised golf club
  • Links golf experience required 

The post carries with it a competitive salary based on qualifications and experience.

If you would like to be part of the club’s future, then please apply by email or post, sending your covering letter and CV for the attention of:

Toby Clifton-Holt, Chairman of Greens by email to:  

or by post to:   

Littlestone Golf Club,
St Andrews Rd,
New Romney.
TN28 8RB


References will be required.

Closing date: 31st March 2020

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