Mechanical Engineering Lecturer, Cambridgeshire

£25,000 - £36,800 per annum

Posted 1 month ago | ref: 203392

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Protocol is proud to announce that they are sole supplier of recruitment services for Cambridge Regional College.

With campuses at Cambridge and Huntingdon, Cambridge Regional College is one of the best Further Education colleges in the country for 16 – 18 year old Level 3 student achievement. The College boasts some of the best facilities in the country, such as industry-standard workshops, state-of-the-art catering equipment, studios and salons. The Huntingdon Campus has won the Business in the Community Award in the Hunts Post Business Awards for a record fifth time.

Students enjoy their studies here, thanks to inspirational teachers and excellent course options. The atmosphere at the two college campuses’ is always busy and vibrant. A fantastic 95% of students go on to further education or employment. Graded as ‘Good’ with some outstanding features in their last Ofsted report, the college is often praised for its excellent resources, ambitious students and strong relationships with employers, and highlighted Cambridge Regional College’s work in ensuring that the curriculum meets the needs of local and regional employers.

Cambridge Regional College are currently seeking a Mechanical Engineering Lecturer to join them on a ful-time basis basis.

Role responsibilities

  •  To teach primarily within the Engineering Department on Engineering courses from levels 2 – 5 to a range of learners including full time, part time and apprentices.
  • To deliver an expansive programme of study within Engineering provision delivering subjects which may include some of the following Mechanical systems, principals
    and applications, fluid dynamics.
  • Educationally you will be expected to explore equality and cultural studies, every citizen matters, sustainability, English, Maths and safeguarding.
  • The post holder is also required to liaise closely with the ‘Team around the learner’ that includes the Head of Engineering, other Engineering Lecturers, Workshop
    manager, Instructors, and Technicians to ensure the day to day practical and theoretical activities are co-ordinated appropriately

The person & qualifications

  • A teaching certificate such as DTLLS or Cert Ed / PGCE (Essential)
  • Extensive relevant experience working in the Engineering industry
  • Related Knowledge and ability to demonstrate skills below: Mechanical Engineering – e.g. Mechanical principals/Fluid dynamics
  • Degree in Engineering or HND in Engineering
  • General engineering practical skills in a technical field of engineering related to the skills and knowledge section below

Benefits being a permanent member of CRC staff

  • Free gym membership (at Cambridge Campus)
  • Discounted hair and beauty treatments at The Park Cambridge
  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Contributory pension schemes
  • Discounted rates on College training courses
  • BUPA Health Expenses
  • Childcare vouchers 
  • On-site nursery at Huntingdon Campus
  • Free on-site parking, and free local travel to college from surrounding areas
  • Rewards@CRC – exclusive discounts for staff on high street and online stores
  • Occupational Health services
  • Free flu vaccines annually for staff
  • On site subsidised Costa Coffee (Cambridge) and Starbucks (Huntingdon)
  • On site restaurants, refectories and retail outlets
  • Regular staff development days
  • Free eye care
  • Employee Assistance Programme 
  • Employee Christmas savings scheme
  • Staff discounted rates on Apple Products, free in-house IT support for personal use, free Microsoft Office software
  • NUS Extra card 
  • Local discounts 

About Protocol

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We’re more than a recruitment agency – we pride ourselves on our ongoing support and aftercare delivered by our expert team, and all our candidates benefit from free access to our exclusive online CPD portal, Learning Zone.

Whatever your career goals, we’ve got the right role for you. With a wide range of temporary and permanent positions available, from lecturing and training jobs to assessment and support staff roles, all with very competitive pay rates and benefits – your future is in good hands.

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