The Manufacturing Technology Centre is collaborating with the UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA) and the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) to train and develop apprentices in a brand new purpose built training academy in Oxfordshire.
Courses will be delivered by the MTC, replicating the industry-leading Advanced Manufacturing Training Centre on the MTC campus in Coventry. The AMTC has rapidly built a reputation for equipping apprentices not only with core engineering skills but also the latest advanced manufacturing techniques. The environment is both dynamic and engaging, supporting the next generation of highly skilled and agile Engineers.
Working in partnership with Consilium Recruit the MTC are seeking an Engineering Trainer - Mechanical to support the mechanical engineering provision.
Flexibility is key to success at the MTC and many of their colleagues work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time, compressed hours, flexible location. Please talk to us about what flexibility means to you and don't let anything stop you from applying.
Within the role you will support both the OAS and Antsy team via face to face and virtual delivery of subjects including Maths, Mechanical Science, Materials, CAD, Milling, Turning, BIT, Fabrication, Hydraulics / Fluid Power and Engineering Drawing.
You will be expected to deliver across the provision and will ideally have (but not essential) classroom based experience with the knowledge and experience to deliver theoretical knowledge and practical competency elements.
The Engineering Trainer - Mechanical duties and responsibilities include:
Effective delivery of mechanically based knowledge and practical subjects at level 2, 3 and HNC; paying due regard to developing independent learners, and enabling apprentice progression towards successful completion of both the level 3 apprenticeship & HNC programmes.
Develop ways of working that are responsive to learners' needs, monitor and evaluate progress and practice and prepare learners for examinations.
To work closely with the delivery team to support learners with barriers to learning.
To act as the Mechanical lead (as per your specialism; competency or knowledge based) all apprentice support and progress for the complete apprentice journey up to and including the HNC programme
Provide accurate and timely data and information, including registers, assessments, examination details and progress reports.
Attend and contribute to Apprenticeship team meetings and student success meetings and reviews as required.
The successful candidate for the Engineering Trainer - Mechanical will have/be:
Appropriate Qualifications at Degree level or an equivalent Engineering Qualification - Essential
GCSE grade C or above in Maths and English (or equivalent) - Essential
An endorsed teaching qualification - PTLLS, DTLLS, PGCE or equivalent - Essential
Current competence within Mechanical Science, Hydraulics, Fluid Power, Maths, Engineering Drawing, Milling and Turning skills delivery at Level 2, 3 and 4 and experience working with Apprentices
Must be appropriately qualified and experience to deliver practical based subjects
IT literate including MS Teams, generic Microsoft Office packages including Word, PowerPoint and MS Outlook. As well
A good standard of written and verbal communication focused on delivering objectives, developmental SMART targets and apprentice feedback/ reviews
Problem solving and decision-making skills
Ability to be creative in thought processes and delivery
All applicants will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check prior to being employed within the apprentice team.
To apply for the Engineering Trainer - Mechanical please forward an up to date copy of your CV to Rebecca Gibbs