Job Vacancy

Job Vacancy: Grounds Team Worker

20 September 2021

Grounds Team Worker

SCP 13-17 (£ 22,627 - £ 24,491 )

Team workers will work directly for the Grounds Maintenance Manager to deliver services across Grounds, Parks and Waste Management for the Parish to demonstrate value for money and customer-focused service.

  • Grassed areas mowing using a combinatio...
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Brook Park

Fun for All – New Inclusive Roundabout Installed

10 September 2021

North Swindon MP and Minister for Disabled People, Justin Tomlinson, officially opened a new inclusive roundabout at Brook Park play area on Friday 10th September to a group of excited children.

St Andrews Parish Council installed the play equipment after being approached by Benjamin’s Smile Chari...

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St Andrews Parish Council One Year On

26 July 2021

Here are a few words from our Grounds Maintenance Manager:

If you are not already aware, the parish council has taken on the grounds and street cleaning maintenance within the boundaries of St Andrews parish and, last year hired me as your Grounds Maintenance Manager.

My background before this role...

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Community Hero Award

St Andrews Parish Council Gives First ‘Community Hero Award’ to The Ridge Wombles!

19 July 2021

After a testing and challenging almost 18 months, St Andrews Parish Council in North Swindon, awarded their first ‘Community Hero Award’ to recognise ‘outstanding contribution to the local community'.

Chairman of the Parish Council, Cllr Vera Tomlinson along with Cllr Jean Blake and the ful...

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St Andrews Play Area Refurbishment Opportunity

05 July 2021

St Andrews Parish Council is looking to refurbish Wallis Drive Play Area during 2021/22

Tender documentation has been posted on the Contracts Finder Website

A panel will meet in autumn 2021 to review and score the quotations received with the hope that work will commence shortly afterward.

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Report from Swindon Borough Council Re: Eastbury Way Adult Play Equipment

21 June 2021

Please find below a report from Swindon Borough Council's Grounds Supervisor to Director of Operations.

I have been trying to telephone Cllr Tomlinson but unfortunately she is quite busy on the phone – I will keep trying though. In the meantime I have had a quick site meeting with the Ground...

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Chairman’s Response to Swindon Advertiser Article Monday 21st June 2021 “Blame game over need to construct new depot”

21 June 2021

I feel I must respond to the comments that Cllr Parry has made regarding the accuracy of my online report.

1) Cllr Parry states: “St Andrews Parish Council agreed to take on the responsibility for StreetSmart activities with the parish”

My response: The Borough by then had stated they could no lo...

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17 June 2021

In view of the serious discussions the parish is currently holding with a developer regarding an alternative site for our depot, St Andrews Parish Council feels it is appropriate to adjourn tonight's Depot meeting. Thus giving the parish council an opportunity to conclude their negotiations...

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Message from St Andrews Parish Council Chairman

16 June 2021

Over the past few days several residents have contacted me regarding the building of a depot in our parish and the closing of the adult exercise equipment at the Eastbury Way play park site.

There are so many and varying rumours circulating that I believe I must give you the St Andrews residents...

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Traffic Notice

12 May 2021






This Order is being introduced to allow works to relay the block paved raised tables as tarmac at the entrances to Nolan Close, Rubens Close and Yeats...

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