Lecturer in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering

Colchester Institute
Colchester [Essex]
£30,702 - £37,733 Per Year, + Introductory Bonus worth £8,000 Upon Starting + Skill Supplement of up to £3,000
07 Nov 2023 14:24
31 Dec 2023 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Teaching / Lecturing
Engineering / Motor Vehicle
Contract Type
Full Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College
Teacher Training
Teacher Training Is Offered

Lecturer in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering

Lecturer in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering


£30,702 - £37,733 per annum

+ Introductory Bonus worth £8,000 Upon Starting

+ Skill Supplement of up to £3,000

Permanent – Full Time – 37 hours per week

This is an exciting new opportunity to work alongside a prestigious ‘blue chip’ retailer, developing a new course in partnership, lecturing, and assessing adult students. You will be welcomed and supported in a large, diverse engineering department with excellent facilities and resources.

About the role

Teaching & assessing practical engineering maintenance subjects, supported, and underpinned by theory delivery for both levels 2&3. To undertake course leadership and curriculum development duties within the department. This role provides a flexible working opportunity.

About you

You’ll hold a Level 3 Qualification in an engineering, mechatronics, or maintenance discipline or a professional industrial qualification within the sector, alongside relevant industrial experience. Teaching/mentoring experience is desirable, and you must have a positive approach to working in innovative ways and with the wider engineering team. With excellent IT and communication skills, you’ll be committed to inspiring the next generation of maintenance engineers.

Closing date: 31st December 2023

Our Benefits include:

  • Generous holiday (40 days per year, plus efficiency closure over Christmas and New Year and all Bank Holidays)
  • Excellent opportunities for professional development
  • Teachers’ Pension Scheme (23.68% employer contribution)
  • Regular Social events and the opportunity to engage with a friendly team that supports development
  • Extensive Employee Benefits Scheme including discounts at high street and on-line retailers

Colchester Institute is a proud member of the Women’s Engineering Society which promotes the education of women in engineering and advances the education of the public concerning the study and practice of engineering among women. We are keen to increase female participation on all of our STEM courses and programmes and to reflect this in our talented and committed staff team.

To apply please complete our Application form on our website.

Please contact Human Resources on [email protected] or call 01206 712333 if you have any queries or would like further information.

Additional Information

Colchester Institute is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We strive to be an Equal Opportunities employer. All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to a Criminal Records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Please visit our website www.colchester.ac.uk to obtain further details about the College.

We reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of the adverts should we receive a sufficient level of interest!