Wine Maker

  • Company: Plumpton College
  • Closing Date: 13-05-2021
  • Location: Plumpton, Nr Lewes, BN7 3AE
  • Salary: £30,208 - £35,012 per annum
  • Benefits: 26 days holidays, local government pension scheme


Plumpton College is actively seeking a professional and ambitious individual to form an integral part of our growing Wine Division team.

Plumpton College is an international centre of excellence in wine training, teaching and research, delivering wine programmes from WSET level 2 through to Masters level courses. Our high-calibre graduates gain positions of responsibility throughout the world of wine.

We are looking to recruit a full time WinemakerThe post-holder will manage winemaking at the Plumpton College commercial winery, instruct undergraduate and postgraduate Oenology students in practical winemaking and contribute to industry training initiatives.

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.

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 closure days at Christmas), Employee Assistance Programme, Cycle to Work Scheme, membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme, free on-site parking and additional staff benefits.

Download 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. Contact us for more information or advice on your application.

Closing date for applications: 9 am Thursday, 13thMay 2021

Interviews will be held virtually: Wednesday, 19th May 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 early 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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