Assistant Curriculum Manager, Animal Management

  • Company: Plumpton College
  • Location: Plumpton, Lewes BN7 3AE
  • Salary: £31,644 to £36,743 per annum
  • Benefits: 30 days holiday, Teachers pension scheme


We are looking to recruit a full-time, permanent Assistant Curriculum Manager for our Animal Management division, the largest division at Plumpton College. Supporting the Curriculum Manager in overseeing delivery of the programmes of study in animal management, this role combines operational management, teaching and supporting a team. You will ensure the delivery of the best possible experience and support to students through the provision of consistently good and outstanding teaching standards and services, including adopting innovative approaches to ensure we achieve high outcomes for our learners and other stakeholders. Providing pastoral care, you will support to our students many of whom have high needs.

The ideal candidate should have an Animal Management or related degree as well as a recognised teaching qualification. With experience of leading successful programmes of study within a with a post 16 environment, you will be highly organised, with excellent communications skills and the ability to inspire others to deliver the highest possible teaching standards.

You will be professional and hardworking, and a confident team player with a track record of good or outstanding teaching. Above all you will be passionate about what you do!

As well as a competitive salary, you can also look forward to a great range of benefits including 30 days holiday plus bank holidays, membership of the Teachers’ pension scheme, child care voucher scheme and free on-site parking.

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 return it 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 for applications: Wednesday 31st January 2018 at 9.00am

Interviews will be held: Week commencing 5th February 2018

Applying for this role...

Please complete an application form and send to:
HR at Plumpton College, Ditchling Road, Plumpton, East Sussex, BN7 3AE