Curriculum Manager, Agriculture & Food
Agricultural education has been at the forefront of Plumpton College for over 90 years and this role as Curriculum Manager is an exciting opportunity to shape and further develop our provision to meet the needs of tomorrow’s agriculturalists and wider food sector employees. Reporting to the Head of Faculty, you will lead a dedicated team delivering the best possible experience to students through consistently good and outstanding teaching standards and services, also working closely with the management team of our successful commercial farm.
The ideal candidate will have previous experience of managing a dynamic team and have extensive specialist knowledge of the Agri-food sector along with relevant professional and teaching qualifications. An excellent communicator with highly developed interpersonal skills, the successful applicant will be an inspiring leader with a sound understanding of budget management.
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. Management Development opportunities are available as well as the opportunity to continue with relevant continuous professional development.
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 the next phase of our development. Recently rated as “Good” by Ofsted, we are seeking ambitious professionals who want to be part of our future success. At Plumpton College we are Ambitious & Progressive, Enterprising, Professional, Supportive and Passionate about everything we do and we want to “be the best we can be” – 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 www.plumpton.ac.uk.
Closing date for applications: Friday 25th May 2018 at 9.00am