COVER Lecturers/Teachers/Instructors/Industry Specialists required in all curriculum areas.

  • Company: Plumpton College
  • Closing Date: 28-01-2022
  • Location: Plumpton, Lewes, BN3 7AE
  • Salary: £15.19 per hour + £1.96 holiday pay


Due to expansion and increase in student numbers, Plumpton College are looking to recruit a talented pool of cover lecturers, teachers, instructors and industry specialists to support across a range of subject areas on a full or part time basis. We are keen to create a pool of staff that we can call on to cover staff absence on a short or medium term basis. 

We are looking for industry specialists, qualified teachers or practical instructors that would like to be on our register should we require ad hoc or longer term support. You will play a central role in supporting our students, helping them to maximise their potential and make positive progress towards their timely success, future study and employment. You will be able to inspire and motivate our students and make a significant contribution to our successful vocational programmes. 

Perhaps you are a retired science teacher, a previous school teacher, had past experience in one of our subject areas or have your own business in a relevant industry. Whatever your background, if you have a passion for teaching or supporting our students on an ad hoc basis then we would love to hear from you. Applications will be accepted from industry specialists without formal teaching qualifications.

We are looking to recruit in the following divisions:

  • Forestry
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Horticulture
  • Viticulture
  • Motor Vehicle
  • Floristry
  • Animal Management
  • Veterinary Nursing
  • Dog Grooming
  • Wine
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • English and maths
  • Science

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.

We reserve the right to call candidates to interview or withdraw this vacancy at any time if there is a good level of response. Therefore, we recommend you submit your application as early as possible. 

Closing date: 28th January 2022

If you are interested in being added to our dedicated cover team  please submit an application form to .

Applying for this role...

Please complete an application form and an Equality & Diversity Monitoring Form and send to: or HR team, Plumpton College, Ditchling Road, Plumpton, East Sussex BN7 3AE.

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