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Lecturer 2 (Engineering)


£26,145 - £34,092


Full Time, Permanent



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Hylton Campus


When it comes to inspiring and engaging a new generation, we want inspiring Teachers. You could be taking control of planning and delivering training that will lay strong foundations for student learning. You may not already be a Teacher but what we are more interested in is an in-depth understanding of key areas of Engineering, Manufacturing or Mechanical, Electrical, CAD, CNC, Mathematics, Science, Fabrication.

We are seeking to appoint enthusiastic, innovative individuals to join our team, teaching Engineering at Sunderland College. The successful candidate will be a well-motivated individual, a qualified Engineer, ready to teach across a range of programmes at levels 1 to 5, initially in our Engineering department at Hylton Centre but from 2016 at our newly constructed modern state of the art Vocational Campus in Sunderland City Centre.

You should be educated to at least HNC/HND in an Engineering discipline, Mechanical, Manufacturing, CAD or Electrical-Electronic Engineering. New Engineering Graduates are welcome. Preferably you will already have a teaching certificate and Assessor or Verifier awards. If not, and you have the potential to teach, you will be committed to achieving a teaching qualification within two years of joining us. Recent experience within the Engineering sector will be an advantage.

The appointment offers the opportunity to play a key role in driving forward the quality of engineering department and expanding the higher education provision as well as the offer to develop programs for local and international employers, working alongside a highly successful team and in partnership with The University of Sunderland.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate, in their personal statement, practical examples of how they fulfil the person specification.

Due to the nature of this post you will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure Check.

All applications must be received by 12 noon 21 January 2014

We are working towards equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.


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