Programme Manager, Horticulture and Hard Landscaping

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Programme Manager, Horticulture and Hard Landscaping

Plumpton College

Location: Plumpton
Salary: £30,208 to £35,012 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 13th May 2021
Closes: 24th May 2021

Could you be our next Horticulture Programme Manager? This role is an exciting opportunity to join our high performing team, leading our Level 1, 2 and 3 Horticulture & Hard Landscaping programmes.

Plumpton College is celebrating significant growth in our Horticulture enrolments in both full-time and part-time provision.  Moreover, with the opening of One Garden Brighton and expansion of our offer there has never been a better time to work with us.  We are seeking a Programme Manager for our Study Programme learners at our Plumpton Site who can develop our offer and build on our successes.

To be successful you will be an ambitious Horticulture professional who can demonstrate exceptional project management skills and a passion for education. The ideal candidate will be a good or outstanding teacher who possesses a minimum Level 3 teaching qualification, or is willing to gain a relevant qualification in role.  With a relevant degree or professional qualification or equivalent experience, you will be confident in your ability to teach theory and practical lessons. You will be a professional, hardworking and confident team player with strong organisational skills and an innovative and inspirational approach to engaging learners in and out of the classroom environment.

Coordinating student experience in all aspects of programme delivery to ensure the best possible outcomes are secured, you will ensure that excellent vocational and academic skills are achieved, delivering ambitious targets for growth and quality. This is a great opportunity to play a significant role in driving the future development of new entrants into the Horticulture industry, inspiring them to be highly motivated to make a significant contribution to future study and employment in their chosen career within Horticulture.

As well as a competitive salary, you can also look forward to 37 days holiday plus bank holidays (as well as up to 5 efficiency days at Christmas), and membership of the excellent teachers’ pension scheme as well as a range of other staff benefits. This is a full-time permanent role. We offer excellent CPD opportunities to all teaching staff.

Plumpton College has been on an upward curve in terms of quality, growth and profile for the last four years, and we’ve developed a national reputation for our progressive approach. We achieve and maintain consistently impressive student outcomes, offer a broad, innovative curriculum and our student numbers have increased. We also have a perfect natural environment and outstanding facilities. Apply now! What are you waiting for?

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: Monday 24 May at 9.00am with our selection process in the same week.