Curriculum Manager of 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 this exciting phase of our development. At Plumpton College we are ambitious and 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 refer to the job description, complete the application form, and upload it via the link below.

Closing date for applications: Friday 16th March at 9am