FE Lecturer in Engineering

Derby, Derbyshire
£31,396 to £42,978 per annum
30 Nov 2023
02 Jan 2024
Subject Area
Job Level
Job Function
Academic Support
Contract Type
Full Time

This will be part of the Nuclear Skills Academy, teaching the Rolls Royce Apprentices

This role is employed by University of Derby but works in partnership with Rolls-Royce Submarines Ltd. Due to the nature of work that Rolls-Royce Submarines Ltd conducts and the protection of certain assets, some roles within the Nuclear Skills Academy (NSA) require post-holders to hold a Security Check (SC) clearance. 

This role does not currently require SC clearance, and this will not be a condition of appointment to this role. However, please be aware that there may be a future requirement for the successful candidate/s to undertake a SC check should any change in circumstances render this necessary due to development of the NSA over the coming years. 

About the role

We are looking to recruit an Engineering Lecturer with an Electrical/Electronics background to join the apprenticeship team at Buxton & Leek College part of the University of Derby. We welcome applications from candidates with engineering industry experience looking to start a career in teaching.  You will be expected to teach the Level 3 Engineering Technician Apprenticeship Standard at the Nuclear Skills Academy based in Derby.

The successful applicant will be required to prepare, deliver, demonstrate, review, track & monitor and assess various aspects of the apprenticeship to Rolls Royce apprentices.

The successful candidate will need to hold a relevant teaching qualification or be willing to work towards one. We can offer support to those looking to start their careers in teaching who have an Engineering degree or professional qualification in Mechatronics or equivalent qualification.

You should have demonstrable experience of the Engineering industry. If you have an assessor and/or verifier award this would also be considered.

On appointment the job title for this position will be FE Lecturer in Mechatronics Engineering.

For informal enquiries regarding the role, please contact Carl Davies on c.davies@derby.ac.uk or Jason Pimborough on j.pimborough@derby.ac.uk.

About Nuclear Skills Academy

The University of Derby in partnership with Rolls-Royce Submarines Ltd operates the award-winning Nuclear Skills Academy, delivering exclusive apprenticeship programmes to nurture a dedicated pipeline of talent at the start of their careers.

Renowned for our expertise in engineering in further and higher education at the University of Derby, we are setting new standards in the UK for our collaboration with industry and leading the way in global research in future fuels and sustainability.

You can be part of shaping talent for the future of industry in the UK, by developing the skills and capabilities of our apprentices at the start of their career.

Buxton and Leek College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. An enhanced DBS check will be required, depending on the nature of the role. Any information you provide will be treated in confidence and only used when considering your suitability for the post.

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