Available for work

One of the entries for this year's BIGGA Photographic Competition: Wayne Vincent, Cotswold Hills Golf Club


Find a list of greenkeepers who are available for work in each region here:

If you are looking for a greenkeeper or other staff for your course, you can look at the basic details of each candidate and if interested in finding out more, click on the reference number which will open an email to BIGGA. You can attach a job description and your contact details and we will forward this to the selected candidate.

All the candidates listed are or have recently been BIGGA members.


Available for work in the Northern Region

First Assistant/Deputy Head - North West, Wirral, West Cheshire

Experience:  7 years
Most recently: First Assistant
Qualifications: Level 2, Level 3, Pa1, Pa2, Pa6, Chainsaw felling and crosscutting
Competencies: Irrigation, drainage, EcoBunker
Availability: 15 December 2020
Info: Looking for a Deputy Head position to continue progressing in my career.


Greenkeeper - part time - Cumbria

Experience:  30 years
Most recently: Course Manager
Qualifications: Snvq level 1 and 2. Pa1 Pa2 spraying. First aid at work.
Competencies: Machine driving. Spraying.
Availability: 1 November 2020
Info: Part time an option.


Head Greenkeeper - High Peak, Derbyshire

Experience:  23 years

Most recently: Head Greenkeeper
Qualifications: NVQ level 3, pa 1 pa 6 pa2, chainsaw cs31
Competencies: All aspects of course maintenance. Risk assessments. Machinery Servicing
Availability: 1 December 2021

Ref. BJSN106


Available for work in Scotland

Course Manager - Loch Lomond and South towards West of Glasgow

Experience: 40 years
Most recently: Course Manager
Qualifications: SVQ 3 and 4, ILM Management level 4. many short course certificates
Competencies: Good all round knowledge in course maintenance, problem solving on older irrigation systems.
Availability:  12 December 2020
Info: Although been a head man for many years, willing to adapt to other positions.


Course Manager - East Scotland

Experience: 38 years
Most recently: Course Manager
Qualifications: ILMLevel 4, Greenkeeping and Groundsmanship 1,2,3 Management, Intermediate Health and Safety.
Competencies: All greenkeeping skills including irrigation, mechanics, construction and maintenance, budgeting
Availability:  16 January 2021

Available for work in South West & South Wales

Head Greenkeeper - Hampshire/Dorset/Wiltshire

Experience:  28 years
Most recently: Head Greenkeeper
Qualifications: NVQ level 2 & 3 , pa1, pa2, pa6 MO1 Lantra CS30/31
Competencies: All round greenkeeper, irrigation & drainage work, construction, general mechanics,
Availability: 6 October 2020



Available for work in the South East

Assistant Greenkeeper

Specific area looking for work: Greater London
Experience:  3 years
Most recently: Assistant Greenkeeper
Qualifications: Manual handling
Competencies: General operations, irrigation basics.
Availability: 15th September 2021


For our members - during this difficult time across the nation, BIGGA is offering a free service for greenkeepers who are seeking work in the profession - your skills are too important to lose!

If you are a current member of BIGGA or have been within the last 6 months and have lost, or face losing your job, complete the form below and BIGGA will advertise your availability to Golf Clubs seeking staff free of charge.

We will NOT publish your personal details, we will forward contact information of interested employers directly to you.

Can't see the form? You need to log in to the website and return to this page to access the form. You do not need to be a current BIGGA member to log in.


You can go to the help with your job application page which includes information on:

  • Creating a CV
  • Doing well at your interview
  • Negotiating your pay package

Help with finding work


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