Lecturer Supply - Fabrication and Welding

Inverness, Highland
£24.20 - £29.99 per hour
11 Jul 2022
07 Aug 2022
Job Level
Job Function
Academic Support
Contract Type
Part Time

Variable Hours Supply contract

We are one of the largest partners of the University of the Highlands and Islands, a partnership of 13 colleges and research institutions comprising Scotland’s newest university.

As the UK’s leading tertiary education provider, we deliver both further education and higher education courses and that makes us different from traditional institutions. Through an innovative approach to learning and some of the best online learning technologies, we offer our students the complete learner journey, where they have choice and flexibility to study from access level right through to PhD.

UHI Inverness is at the heart of the community. Working closely with businesses and stakeholders, our curriculum and research capacity is designed to meet the ever-evolving needs of industry and support the strengths and ambitions of the region. Through a personalised approach, we help our students discover their right path, providing them with a combination of qualification and job-ready skills to succeed in the workplace. UHI Inverness has locations at Inverness Campus and also the Scottish School of Forestry (Balloch), a growing hub for research, innovation and enterprise set within a 215 acre site. 

Do you have recent industrial experience in Fabrication and Welding? Have you practical and theoretical skills? Have you a passion for encouraging and enthusing those keen to learn and support them in their journey to build the skills and knowledge you have? Can you work as part of a team? If so, this role may be right for you.

We are seeking an enthusiastic, dedicated member of staff to work with us as a Lecturer on a Supply basis.

Job Purpose:

To support our delivery in peak times of our Vocational, National Certificate and other relevant Qualifications in Fabrication and Welding. The job is varied and can include supporting students in workshops, classrooms and remotely. While prior teaching experience is helpful, it is more important that you have passion to enthuse and teach, we will provide support for you to learn how to teach.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Teaching / Facilitating Learning
  • Assessment
  • Guidance and Support
  • Planning and Preparing the Learning Experience
  • Quality and Standards
  • Professional Practice and Development

Essential Criteria:

  • Have completed an Apprenticeship in Fabrication and Welding.
  • Have at least a HNC or equivalent qualification in Fabrication and Welding or strongly related subject.
  • Have relevant industrial experience

Please note: the successful post holder will need to pass a satisfactory PVG Scheme check through Disclosure Scotland/Medical (delete as appropriate) prior to commencing employment.

Application Closing Date: Sunday 7 August

Shortlisting will take place on Tuesday 9 August

Interviews week: commencing Thursday 18 August

For informal queries relating to this post, please contact Inverness College UHI recruitment team on: Recruitment.ic@uhi.ac.uk or 01463

For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.