Trainee Teacher - Agriculture

  • Company: Plumpton College
  • Closing Date: 10-12-2022
  • Location: Plumpton College, Lewes BN7 3AE
  • Salary: up to £31,417 per annum
  • Benefits: 37 days hol + bank hols, teachers pension scheme, staff discount


Trainee Teacher -  Agriculture

Take the Fast-track route to becoming a teacher

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 college team.

We are currently looking to recruit a Trainee Teacher to join our Fast Track Teacher Training scheme for our highly successful Agriculture Food and Environment department.  In this exciting role, you will receive full training to become a qualified Teacher, developing skills to deliver effective teaching learning, assessment and support to Agriculture students.

Our student numbers in this department have increased two-fold this year, and with over £7 million being invested in resources for our Agriculture and Food curriculum it is an excellent time to join the team.

Ideally the successful candidates will hold a Degree or a Level 4 Higher Diploma in Agriculture, or be Level 3 qualified and prepared to work towards Level 4. You will have excellent knowledge of Agriculture and have associated practical experience.

Most importantly you will be passionate about developing a career in teaching - Plumpton College supports enthusiastic and driven candidates who want to learn. If you are a committed, professional individual who is a confident team player this could be the right role for 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.

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

Plumpton College is committed to the promotion of equal opportunities and is dedicated to pursuing non-discriminatory policies and practices and eliminating unfair discrimination on any basis.

Plumpton is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of learners and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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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