Instructor, Foresty and Arboriculture

  • Company: Plumpton College
  • Location: Plumpton, Lewes BN7 3AE
  • Salary: £16,291 to £19,687
  • Benefits: 26 days holiday, Local Government Pension Scheme


We are looking to recruit a full time member of staff working as an instructor providing a range of practical and theory lessons throughout the year.

The ideal candidate will have a range of relevant forestry and arboriculture qualifications and experiences. With a professional, hardworking approach, you will be a confident team player with a track record of outstanding forestry and arboriculture delivery.

Ideally you will hold a relevant teaching qualification, although we will consider candidates who show evidence of or potential to teach to a consistently good or higher standard and who are willing to gain a relevant formal qualification in role. We offer excellent teacher training and CPD opportunities to all teaching staff at Plumpton College.

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.

Closing Date: Monday 9th April at 9.00am

Interview Date: Monday 16th April 

Applying for this role...

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