Blacksmithing Technician

  • Company: Plumpton College
  • Location: Plumpton, Nr. Lewes BN3 7AE
  • Salary: £13,857 to £16,291 per annum
  • Benefits: 26 days holiday, Local Government Pension Scheme


We are looking to recruit a full time permanent Technician for our successful & expanding Engineering division. In this role, you will support the delivery of practical sessions across a wide age range including school learners, further education learners and adult education groups. Learners are studying qualifications in Blacksmithing, Jewellery and Welding from level 1 to level 5 Foundation Degree. You will adopt innovative approaches to support the curriculum thus enhancing our students’ experience to achieve high outcomes for our learners and other stakeholders.

The ideal candidate will be a qualified Blacksmith who has experience of working in this specialist sector. You will also be a professional, hardworking and confident team player.

As well as a competitive salary, you can also look forward to a great range of benefits including 26 days holiday plus bank holidays, membership of the Local Government 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: Monday 20th August

Interviews will be held: Week commencing 28th August 

Applying for this role...

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

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