Deputy Head Greenkeeper

Ullesthorpe Court Golf Club - Leicestershire. - Central England
Managerial - Greenkeeper 6 November 2021

Position Available:        Deputy Head Greenkeeper
Contact:                             Shaun Corby (Head Greenkeeper)
Pay:                                      Up to £25,000 – negotiable depending on experience
The position of Deputy Head Greenkeeper has become available at Ullesthorpe Court Golf Club. Situated near Lutterworth, the course (est. 1976) is home to a strong membership base and with an on-site hotel plays host to golf breaks and society / corporate events.


We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our hard working and committed team of greenkeepers.

The successful applicant will work closely with and report to the Head Greenkeeper and will assist with day-to-day maintenance of the course. Previous team management skills are not essential but we seek someone with the character and skills to take responsibility for decision making and leadership in the absence of the Head Greenkeeper.

The position is 43 hours per week including rota’d weekend work

Experience, Skills & Competencies:

  • Minimum 5 years' greenkeeping experience
  • NVQ Level 2 in greenkeeping
  • Ambition to drive and develop themselves and others
  • Attention to detail
  • Self-motivated with a flexible approach to working hours
  • Good communication skills
  • Assist in day-to-day greenkeeping tasks
  • Deputise in the absence of the Head Greenkeeper
  • Assist Head Greenkeeper in supervising any work, help maintain programs in place and help maintain spraying plans and records
  • PA1, PA2 and PA6 spraying qualifications
  • CS30 and CS31 chainsaw qualifications desirable but not essential
  • Good understanding of Health & Safety relating to golf course operations
  • A first aid qualification or be willing to undertake training
  • Hold a full driving licence


  • Leisure membership
  • Golf course playing rights
  • Personal development training and courses
  • On-site parking

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to advance in the greenkeeping profession.

To apply please send current CV and cover letter including salary expectations to



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