A warm welcome to Sean Kelly our Head Groundsman at Caroline Chisholm Catholic College.
Originally hailing from Ireland, Sean has worked in the facility management industry since 2000. He gained his experience in both Ireland and Australia as a landscaper, garden maintenance manager, and landscaping foreman.
He graduated from his Bachelor of Science Degree in Horticulture in 2005 and has followed his passion for gardens, grounds and landscaping since then. He has strong experience maintaining grounds and recreational areas, planning and installing streetscapes and parks, managing projects, as well as supervising and training teams.
As Head Groundsman at Caroline Chisholm Catholic College, Sean is responsible for maintaining two large separate sites. He has created a successful garden maintenance program which includes installing and fixing irrigation systems, tree pruning, risk identification, transplanting existing vegetation and assisting with landscape projects.
When he’s not on site, Sean loves playing and watching soccer, rugby and Aussie Rules football. He can be found at his local CrossFit gym and also in the car taking his daughter to piano lessons and various sporting activities. Sean and his family regularly travel home to visit the family.