Horticulture and Landscaping Department Opportunities

Plumpton, Lewes, BN7 3AE
Dependent on role and prior qualifications
21 Jun 2018
19 Jul 2018

Our Horticulture and Landscaping division is successful and growing and we are now looking to strengthen this team. These roles provide the opportunity to deliver high quality teaching, learning & assessments in both practical and theory lessons, helping students to maximise their potential and make positive progress towards their timely success, future study and employment. With access to a broad variety of horticultural resources throughout our campuses, you will be able to bring the subject alive to ensure the future workforce for Horticulture is the best it can be.

The ideal candidate will possess a range of industry specific qualifications related to the horticulture and landscaping sector. We are looking for people with enthusiasm and passion for the subject and the motivation to pass this on to our students. We have many training programmes available for prospective candidates including initial teacher training. We pride ourselves on taking the time to develop our staff through a range of CPD activities to offer the best education we can.

As well as a competitive salary, you can also look forward to a great range of benefits including up to 37 days holiday plus bank holidays, membership of the Teachers’ or Local Government pension schemes, child care voucher scheme and free on-site parking.

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 recruitment@plumpton.ac.uk 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.


Due to growth, we have ongoing opportunities within Plumpton College and will respond to applicants as soon as possible regarding next steps.