Apprenticeship Manager

  • Company: Plumpton College
  • Closing Date: 05-08-2021
  • Location: Plumpton, Lewes, BN7 3AE.
  • Salary: £36,735 - £41,388 per annum
  • Benefits: Local Government Pension Scheme, Cycle to Work Scheme


Owing to increased demand in our apprenticeships we are looking for an experienced Apprenticeship Manager to join us on a permanent basis to manage all aspects of Plumpton College’s apprenticeship offer, ensuring excellent outcomes for apprentices and employers. Liaising with teaching and support teams across the College the postholder will manage and monitor the progress of all apprentices from recruitment through the final completion, ensuring funding compliance and monitoring and maintaining the delivery of outstanding timely achievement rates and progression opportunities for our apprenticeship students.

A highly organised administration manager, the successful candidate will demonstrate strong people management skills as well as the ability to refine and implement robust processes to ensure compliance. A self-starter, this individual will be proactive, positive and solutions-focused. With excellent communications skills they will be confident and able to build effective internal and external working relationships. Knowledge and understanding of apprenticeships would be advantageous, as would an understanding of funding in the Education sector,

As well as a competitive salary, you can also look forward to a great range of benefits including 26 days holiday (pro-rata) plus bank holidays (as well as up to 5 efficiency closure days at Christmas), membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Cycle to Work Scheme as well as a range of staff discounts.

With over 3,000 students, excellent resources and a drive for continuous improvement, Plumpton College is actively seeking staff who want to make a difference and be part of this exciting phase of our development. At Plumpton College we are Ambitious & Progressive, Enterprising, Professional, Supportive and Passionate about everything we do – if you share these values and would like to be part of our growing team then we’d like to hear from you.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 5th August 2021 at 9.00am

Interview date: Thursday 12th August 2021

We reserve the right to call candidates to interview or withdraw this vacancy at any time if there is a good level of response. Therefore, we recommend you submit your application as soon as possible.

Applying for this role...

Please complete an application form and an Equality & Diversity Monitoring Form and send to: or HR team, Plumpton College, Ditchling Road, Plumpton, East Sussex BN7 3AE.

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