Lecturer - Fabrication and Welding

Perth, Perth and Kinross
£35,170 - £43,357 per annum, pro rata
27 Sep 2022
12 Oct 2022
Subject Area
Job Level
Job Function
Academic Support
Contract Type
Part Time

17.5 hours per week (0.5FTE)

Perth College UHI is one of Scotland’s leading Colleges of Further and Higher Education, and a large partner in Scotland’s newest University, the University of the Highlands and Islands.

We are looking for an experienced Welder/Fabricator to join our growing team to support the teaching of its Engineering programmes.

The campus is well resourced to deliver a first-class learning experience with a well-balanced mix of lecture theatres, classrooms, laboratories and training workshops.

As a lecturer you will contribute to shaping the future of the next generation of engineers through teaching and other scholarly activities such as research and consultancy. Within your specialisation, you will be responsible for: preparing materials for learning, teaching and assessment; for the teaching of theory and practical aspects; supervising student project work; and contributing to the development of programmes in engineering. The post may also involve the development and delivery of our international programmes such as those we have in collaboration with universities across the world.

Opportunities for personal development are available through UHI and at other universities.

Candidates should as a minimum time served in fabrication/welding a HNC in Fabrication and Welding would be highly desirable. Previous teaching experience is desirable as is an ability to teach across broader engineering disciplines. Industrial experience would be a strong advantage. In addition, you should be a well-motivated self-starter with good communication skills who is able to work effectively with a team. A strong customer-focus and an awareness of the engineering requirements of industry are essential.

To submit your application for this post, click on ‘Apply’ and complete the on- screen form.

For further information or to arrange a telephone conversation about this opportunity contact Heidi Hope by email:heidi.hope.perth@uhi.ac.uk.

Closing date: 23:45 on 12 October 2022

Interview date to be confirmed.

This post undertakes regulated work with children and a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme check is required. A check will be made against the list of those barred from working with children.

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For further information about the role please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.