Curriculum Manager, Veterinary Nursing & Dog Grooming

  • Salary: £35,654 - £40,171
  • Location: Plumpton
  • Benefits: Relocation allowance and/or temporary accommodation available


With over 3,000 students, excellent resources and a drive for continuous quality improvement, Plumpton College is actively seeking staff with the right values and attributes who want to make a difference and be part of this exciting phase of our development. We are looking to recruit professional and ambitious individuals to form an integral part of our growing team. Veterinary Nursing and Dog Grooming is an established and successful division within the college working with over one hundred local veterinary practices to deliver apprenticeship, FE and HE programmes of study.

We are looking to recruit a full time, permanent Curriculum Manager in Veterinary Nursing who will adopt innovative approaches to developing our curriculum and enhancing our students’ experience through outstanding leadership and industry liaison.

This role combines operational management, teaching (up to level 3 or 5) and leading a team to ensure the delivery of the best possible experience to students through consistently good and outstanding teaching standards and services.  Successful candidates should have a degree in Veterinary Nursing, and demonstrable experience of overseeing successful VN training activity either in a college environment or in practice. An experienced RVN, the ideal candidate will have worked with external partners and Professional Bodies and be well-versed in the latest industry standards. For the successful candidate, Management Development opportunities are available as well as the opportunity to continue with relevant continuous professional development.

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.

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 22d November 2017 at 9.00 am

Applying for this role...

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