An exciting opportunity has arisen for an ambitious individual to apply for the position of Head Greenkeeper at Stoneleigh Deer Park Golf Club. The 18-hole 6056 yard and 9-hole par 3 courses are set in 225 acres of a picturesque landscape, steeped in history and through which the beautiful River Avon flows. Stoneleigh Deer Park Golf Club blends naturally into the peaceful countryside close to Warwick, Royal Leamington Spa and Coventry.
You’ll need to be focused, driven, and act as a mentor to the greenkeeping team whilst delivering high standards. Reporting to the General Manager you will be able to organise golf course maintenance and present the golf course in accordance with the rules of golf, be able to plan and implement aeration and feeding programmes, have knowledge of machinery maintenance, and working within Health and Safety legislation guidelines. The ideal candidate will currently either hold a head greenkeeper role or be second in command at a recognized golf club and ideally be a golfer yourself.
Qualifications & Experience:
- NVQ Level 3 in greenkeeping or equivalent
- Minimum of 5 years' golf course maintenance experience
- PA1, PA2, PA6A spraying certificates
- Chainsaw qualifications desirable
- Mechanical knowledge and ability to operate a wide range of machinery
- Knowledge of irrigation systems
The position offers an attractive salary package.
All applications with a CV and cover-letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close: 22nd October 2021
Stoneleigh Deer Park Golf Club
The Old Deer Park