Programme Manager, Higher Education Animal Management

  • Company: Plumpton College
  • Closing Date: 14-05-2021
  • Location: Plumpton, Nr. Lewes BN7 3AE
  • Salary: £30,208 - £35,012
  • Benefits: 37 days Holiday, Teachers' Pension Scheme, Staff Incentives


This is an outstanding opportunity to become the Programme Manager for Plumpton College’s flourishing Animal Management Higher Education (HE) courses. The successful applicant will develop, lead and teach on our foundation and honours degree programmes which are validated by the Royal Agricultural University. 

We are seeking a bright, professional and ambitious individual who has the ability to provide our HE students with an excellent experience. You may have recently completed, or be close to completing, a post graduate qualification in a relevant discipline and are looking for your first role in academia. If so, the College has the support in place to ensure you develop your management and teaching skills, and you will be supported with excellent CPD. With the opportunity to gain a teaching qualification in your first year in post. You will also be supported to apply for HEA Fellowship. If you are a more experienced academic we can offer the support to further your career, whether that be in teaching, management and/or research.

As well as a competitive salary, you can also look forward to a great range of benefits including 37 days holiday plus bank holidays, membership of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme, free on-site parking and a range of staff incentives. This is a full time, permanent position.

Plumpton College has been on an upward curve in terms of quality and curriculum development for the last four years, and we’ve developed a national reputation for our progressive approach. We achieve and maintain consistently impressive student outcomes, offer a broad, innovative curriculum and our student numbers have increased. We also have a perfect natural environment and outstanding facilities. Apply now! What are you waiting for?

To apply please complete an application form and equality and diversity form and return it to or send it to: HR Department, Plumpton College, Ditchling Road, Plumpton, East Sussex, BN7 3AE. Tel: 01273 890454.

Closing Date for Applications: Friday 14th May at 9.00am

Interviews will be held: Thursday 20th May 

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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