Progress Coach

  • Company: Plumpton College
  • Closing Date: 03-12-2020
  • Location: Plumpton, Nr. Lewes BN7 3AE
  • Salary: £20,807 to £25,077
  • Benefits: 26 days holiday, Local Government Pension Scheme


We are looking to recruit a permanent, full-time Progress Coach to be part of our team at Plumpton College. Improving the learner experience and improving the positive progression of all learners is at the heart of what we do as an organisation. As a Progress Coach you will be responsible for tracking and monitoring the progress of our 14+ Electively Home Educated learners.  This will include: conducting 1-2-1 meetings with all learners, delivering the college group tutorial programme, liaising with members of staff and parents/guardians regarding learner progress and signposting learners to wider support as and when needed.

The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in dealing with students aged 14-16 and will demonstrate their ability to act as a positive role model.  With a collaborative, professional and adaptable approach the ideal candidate will be highly organised, self-motivated and have excellent communication skills.

As well as a competitive salary, you can also look forward to a great range of benefits including 26 days holiday plus bank holidays (as well as up to 5 efficiency days at Christmas), membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme and free on-site parking. It is essential that you have your own transport due to the location of the role and the hours of work.

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!

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

For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website

Closing Date: Thursday 3rd December at 9.00am

Interviews will be held: Thursday 10th December

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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