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Lecturer – Hi-Tech Engineering

Job Reference: LEC152
Date Posted: 28 July 2017
Employer: South Devon College
Location: Paignton, Devon
Salary: £24,439 to £32,785
Sector: Engineering; Manufacturing Operations; Education > University, Vocational / Education Training
Job Type: Permanent
Closing Date: 20 August 2017

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a Hi-Tech Engineering Lecturer to join our Hi-Tech Engineering & Computing team, here at South Devon College. As a professional lecturer, you will be required to undertake formal scheduled duties to include; lesson & programme preparation, tutorials, and student assessment. You will undertake teaching responsibilities commensurate with the requirements of the post in a way which demonstrates the high standards of expected colleagues.

The successful candidate will need to hold an appropriate Degree in Mechanical Manufacturing or Design Engineering Discipline.  You will also need to hold English & Maths GCSE (or equivalent) qualifications and if not already held you will need to attain a teaching qualification within 3 years. We are looking for someone who has relevant industrial experience in an engineering environment and relevant subject knowledge of engineering practices up to and including Level 3.


About Us

South Devon College is an outstanding Further and Higher Education college with top success rates, located in Torbay, which is part of the beautiful English Riviera on the South Devon coast. Our state of the art campus offers local access to world class facilities. We are an ambitious College, ambitious for our learners, our staff and the community we serve. We measure our performance by the success of our learners.

Our fresh vibrant culture provides 12,000 learners each year with a wide provision ranging from Foundation to University Learning, contributing an overall £30 million College expenditure to the local economy.

Benefits as follows: 37 days Holiday, up to 5 College closure days, Paid Bank Holidays, Membership of the Teachers' Pension Scheme, Life Assurance (if member of pension scheme) On Site Nursery (Mama Bears), Nursery Voucher Scheme, Fitness Suite Facilities, Staff Discounts (Inspirations – Hair & Beauty, NUS Student Cards), Corporate Membership with Torbay Leisure Centre and Access to Automotive Department (Small Car Repairs & Pre MOT Testing at low costs), Discounted Stagecoach Bus Pass and many others.


Closing Date: Midnight, Sunday 20th August 2017

Interview Date: Wednesday 30th August 2017

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