Instructor in Engineering Apprenticeships (Mechanical)

Bedford College Group
Bedford [Bedfordshire]
£20,400.00 - £29,667.00 Per Year, per annum, pro rata dependent on experience and qualifications
10 Sep 2019 16:26
23 Sep 2019 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Assessor / Trainer
Apprenticeships, Engineering / Motor Vehicle
Contract Type
Full Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College

Instructor in Engineering Apprenticeships (Mechanical)

We have great opportunity based at our Brunel Road campus for an Instructor in Engineering Apprenticeships (Mechanical) to become a key member of our Engineering Apprenticeships department.

As an Instructor in Engineering Apprenticeships (Mechanical), you will play a pivotal role in the success of our students through:

  • Preparing, delivering and assessing subject specialism on engineering courses.  The areas of focus will be machining (manual & CNC) and general engineering.
  • Providing skill instruction and assessment to students in workshop and practical areas
  • Preparing and delivering practical learning materials to learners across a range of courses
  • Overseeing all workshops and practical areas across the programme area with responsibility for Health and Safety
  • Providing technical support in workshop and classroom areas

Our ideal candidates will have experience of working within engineering (particularly electrical wiring and commissioning, maintenance and automation.) and experience of teaching engineering apprenticeships at levels 2 and 3, alongside the following qualifications:

  • Level 3 qualification in a relevant subject
  • Level 3 Award in Education and Training
  • Assessor (A1) award or equivalent
  • English and mathematics or similar at GCSE grade A-C or equivalent or willingness to achieve English and mathematics Level 2 within one year

Further details of the essential criteria for the post can be located within the Job Description.

About Us

The Bedford College Group aims to deliver world-class skills and education to the communities we serve. The Bedford College Group is comprised of Bedford College, Shuttleworth College, The Bedford Sixth Form, Tresham College and the National College of Motorsport.

Contract Type –Bedford College Professional Services Ltd (BCPS Ltd)

40 hours per week (1.0 FTE) / 52 weeks per year

£20,400- £29,667 per annum, pro rata, dependent on qualifications and experience

25 days holiday per annum, pro rata

An Enhanced DBS check will be required and you will be required to declare any convictions, cautions, reprimands or final warnings, which would not be filtered in line with current guidance.

Interviews will be held on a date to be confirmed.


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