Are you interested in joining the Number 1 College in the North East for both Student and Employer Satisfaction? Why Derwentside College?
Derwentside College is one of the top performing colleges in the Country for its student achievement and satisfaction. We are an ambitious organisation and as one of the largest apprenticeship providers in the Country, we are leading the way in delivering a diverse range of services to learners and employers.
Derwentside College's Engineering Department have developed long-standing partnerships with several leading engineering employers in the North East. As such, we are fortunate enough to be training some of the region's most talented trainee engineers.
We are seeking to appoint a Lecturer or Training Consultant who has the expertise and drive to match the expectations of our learners. The post appointed to and starting salary will depend upon an individual's level of qualifications and experience.
Lecturer - Salary up to £33,112 per annum
Training Consultant - Salary up to £27,744 per annumWhat you will do?
In order to be successful as a Lecturer, you will have a track record of excellence in teaching that will allow you to deliver Advanced Manufacturing Engineering up to Levels 4 and 5. You yourself will be qualified to this level or above. You will have the industry experience that allows you to contextualise your teaching with specific examples, and you will be able to evidence professional development that gives you currency in the sector.
Ideally you will have knowledge and experience in PLC system design, control systems, CAD 2D and 3D modelling and design fluid power (hydraulic and pneumatic). You will be able to combine advanced manufacturing technology and data systems that develop the interdisciplinary skills necessary to undertake mechatronic design projects.
Preferably, you will have taught on BTEC programmes and you will also be competent in delivering to apprentices, including conducting progress reviews, understanding the need to plan and deliver training according to the employers' requirements.
In order to be successful as a Training Consultant, you will be passionate about engineering and particularly knowledgeable in electrical/mechanical. You will also hold or be working towards a relevant teaching or assessing qualification and be capable of delivering excellent training both on and off-the-job.What's in it for you?
- Competitive salary
- Generous annual leave entitlement
- Christmas closure days
- Automatic entry to the Teachers Pensions' Scheme (as a Lecturer), or Local Government Pension Scheme (as a Training Consultant)
- Flexible working
- Annual staff celebration day
- Continuous professional development
- Free on-site parking
- Free use of the on-site gym
This is a permanent, full-time post. Regional travel will be required as part of the role; therefore use of your own transport, a current valid driving license and business insurance is essential.
The College is positively committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children, young people and vulnerable adults who attend its education and training provision. All staff are expected to share this commitment. The person appointed will be required to obtain a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure.As an equal opportunities employer, the College welcomes applicants from all sections of the community.
Please click apply to visit our website for more details on how to apply. Closing date for applications - Thursday 10th December 2020
This job advert may close as soon as sufficient suitable applications have been received. If interested please apply for this post as soon as possible.