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Bailey Grounds Management

Bailey Grounds Management advises on estate management issues and cares for the grounds of some of the country’s leading educational establishments.

Independent schools know that appearances count. Since 1991, BGM has played a vital role in helping over 120 independent schools to create the right first impression.

BGM Service Overview

How we do this is very straightforward – we use only experienced staff, managed well and the very latest in equipment. We have been providing this service since 1991 and understand what the relationship needs to be – low maintenance, serious and responsible. Our full grounds management service includes the following areas of responsibility:

Grounds Management

The full grounds management service includes the maintenance of parklands, gardens, sports fields and facilities.


Staffing & Equipment

We employ and manage the grounds teams, purchase all materials and equipment, and provide help with staffing issues.


Advice &

Bob Bailey can provide advice, undertake benchmarking or cost cutting exercises and often sits on school recruitment panels as required.

Our clients

“We have worked with the team at BGM since 2010 and now regard them as an integral part of our team, ensuring that our grounds always look their best and that the sports fields are always in tip-top condition.”

Bursar at Benenden School, Kent

“The BGM team work diligently and professionally, whatever the weather and around school functions and sports calendar. This is no longer an area of school management that I have to worry about.”

Bursar, Wellington College

BGM Service Overview

We fully understand the level of service required, offering a flexible, low maintenance relationship with clear benefits and a keen eye on the aesthetics of each school’s environment. Whether schools choose a full grounds maintenance service or just practical advice on areas such as benchmarking existing arrangements, sensible cost saving measures and developing the estate and sports facilities, BGM provide a friendly, professional and discreet service.

We also offer expertise and guidance on staffing issues, temporary staffing support and advice on key grounds-specific purchases.

Grounds Management

Full Grounds Management Services, including sports fields & facilities, gardens & parkland.

Staff & Equipment

BGM employ and manage the grounds management teams, purchase all  materials, as well as procuring and maintaining all equipment required. We can also help with temporary staffing issues or recruitment.

Advice & Support

Bob Bailey can undertake benchmarking or cost cutting exercises and often sits on school recruitment panels .

Our Clients & Services

We primarily work with independent schools in the SE, looking after their sports fields & facilities, grounds & surrounds. We also offer advice services and can supply temporary grounds staff as required.

Contact BGM

Contact us for advice or more information.