Programme Manager, Veterinary Nursing

  • Salary: £29,320 to £33,982
  • Location: Plumpton
  • Benefits: 37 days holiday plus bank holidays, Teachers’ Pension Scheme


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. Veterinary Nursing 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 now looking to recruit a professional and ambitious individual to form an integral part of our growing team as a Programme Manager in Veterinary Nursing. In this role, you will adopt innovative approaches to developing the curriculum to meet local, regional and national requirements within industry. The role will concentrate on the management of apprenticeship provision within the department to ensure students are supported to achieve the qualification both onsite and working with their clinical coach in practice. The ideal candidate will be an experienced registered RVCS Veterinary Nursing practitioner with a passion for teaching and mentoring student veterinary nurses. This is an opportunity to take the step into Programme Management for someone who has gained teaching experience directly from industry or in a college environment.

If you are a professional, hardworking and confident team player with a track record of good and outstanding teaching 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 37 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.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 22nd November at 9.00am 

Applying for this role...

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