Lecturer in Motor Vehicle

Blackburn College is passionate about innovative teaching and learning practice and committed to growing and developing our provision in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM).

Our £5.5m motor vehicle facilities provide students with the perfect real-life conditions to practice their skills, including:

  • Real life workshop conditions including a real life MOT lane
  • State of the art teaching facilities and classrooms
  • Industry trained professionals
  • One of the largest providers of motor vehicle training in the region
  • Strong links with major North West dealerships

The college is working closely with local, regional and national partners such as the IMI (the Institute of Motor Industries), BMW and Audi to ensure that this facility delivers the skills industry wants and needs for the 21st century.

We are looking for someone to be part of our curriculum team, contributing to delivery, planning, development and student support. You will teach on a range of courses at level 1 to level 3 including full time, part time and apprentices. You should possess a level 3 qualification or above (or equivalent) in a related subject and practical experience of working in a plumbing related industry. You will also possess a PGCE or other recognised teaching qualification (or be willing to achieve within 2 years of appointment). A recognised assessor qualification is desirable as is experience of teaching   students aged 14 plus.  

Blackburn College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. Appointments are subject to a variety of pre-employment checks including satisfactory references, medical clearance and an enhanced DBS.  

Closing date for applications: 5pm on Thursday 23rd August 2018.

Interview date is to be confirmed.