The Orchard School
Founded in 1922, Orchard is an independent, non-sectarian, progressive school for 550 students in preschool through the 8th grade. Orchard is committed to advance each student's academic success, self-confidence, open-mindedness, ethical character, leadership, and love of learning. Located in northern Indianapolis on a 43-acre, wooded campus with a state-of-the-art facility, Orchard promises academic excellence through a well-rounded education, engaging the natural curiosity of students in an active, child-centered, and experiential learning environment. We seek and strive to maintain a diverse and inclusive school community and are committed to the principles that promote diversity, equity, and inclusion, We value the skills, knowledge, and experiences a diverse workforce brings to our school.
The Orchard School is seeking a groundskeeper for the summer (June and July). Primary responsibilities include care of the Orchard grounds, playgrounds, athletic fields, landscaping, woods, cabin area, outdoor restroom and concession building, headmaster's house, contiguous rental properties, parking lots, sidewalks, fencing and lawns. Additional responsibilities will include light maintenance services throughout the school, including sidewalks and entrances/exits and parking lots. The successful candidates will have good interpersonal skills and will be flexible.
- Required Qualifications
- Prior experience providing grounds service on a large campus
- Valid Driver's License
- Excellent Communication Skills
- Ability to work with a team in a positive manner
Candidates should apply by sending a resume and cover letter. Please place "Grounds" in the email subject line.
Orchard values diversity and seeks talented students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. Orchard does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religion or national origin in the administration of its admission, tuition assistance, or employment determination.
The Orchard School is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools and is accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Central States.