Lecturer - Engineering Science and Maths

Technical Placements Ltd
20 Jun 2018
30 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
This is a unique opportunity to join MKC Training Services (MKCTS) delivering engineering science and mathematics training at the Royal School of Military Engineering (RSME). Training is centred upon the historic and world famous RSME at Brompton near Chatham, Kent.

We are seeking to appoint a Lecturer to join the Professional Engineering Wing (PEW) team, teaching primarily engineering principles, including the corresponding mathematical techniques, up to foundation degree level.

In addition trade level engineering principles and mathematics is taught to specific trades within the school, such as electricians, refrigeration engineers and fitters.

Mathematics and Engineering Science subject areas include:

* Arithmetic / Algebraic Techniques (Fractions, Indices, Ratio, Percentage, Linear/Quadratic/Simultaneous Equations)
* Areas and Volumes (regular/composite/irregular/Pappus)
* Trigonometry (Pythagoras/Trig Ratios, Plane Trig, Solid Trig)
* Calculus (Differential and Integral Techniques)
* Physics (SI Units, Density, Fluids, Calorimetry, Ideal Gas Laws)
* Mechanics (Frameworks, Linear / Angular Motion, Inertia, Machines, Projectiles, Simple Harmonic Motion, Centripetal Force)
* Strength of Materials (Stress/Strain, Simple Bending/Torsion, Beam Deflection)

The successful applicant will be committed to teaching within a modern learning environment and making full use of the technologies and methods available. With small class sizes there is plenty of opportunity to develop a student-centred and problem-based learning environment.


* First degree or equivalent in relevant engineering subject or extensive Industrial experience
* Teaching qualification or commitment to achieve recognised Level 5+ qualification e.g. DET / PGCE / PGCHE within 3 years of contract commencement
* Experience in teaching the relevant subject area, or clear demonstration of a strong potential to be able to teach the subjects during the interview process.


* Willingness to translate theory into practical investigation
* Relevant professional qualification / professional body affiliation
* Ability to use MS office applications in an engineering context

This role pays a competitive salary, plus excellent benefits to include 30 days holiday (+ bank holidays), contributory pension scheme and private healthcare.

Our client, MKC Training Services is an equal opportunities employer. They value diversity in their people and all applications will be welcomed and considered regardless of a person’s age, sex, religion, marital status, sexual orientation or ethnic origin.

Note to Recruitment Agencies – this recruitment project is under a managed service contract – direct approaches to the client will not be accepted

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