Located on the edge of the Lake District, Furness College is the largest FE College in Cumbria offering an extensive range of courses with a particular emphasis on technical learning, apprenticeships and Higher Education, in addition to the broadest A’ level offer in Cumbria. We have strong partnerships with local employers and universities, and we are the sponsor of South Cumbria Multi-Academy Trust. Furness College is a vibrant, innovative and fast-paced college judged to be good by Ofsted in March 2019 and with outstanding financial health.
Furness College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and staff. Safeguarding checks will be undertaken including an enhanced DBS check with barred lists and references.
Safeguarding responsibilities specific to this role can be found in the attached job description.
We are looking for a Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering, delivering: Mechanical Principles, Engineering Systems, Mechanical Design and Drawing up to Level 6. We would welcome applications from experienced Engineers who have a wealth of knowledge to share with our students. It is not essential that successful candidates have experience of teaching, if you have the skills we’re looking for, we’ll commit to supporting you through a teaching qualification, and you will be working alongside an experienced team of Lecturers within our Technical Engineering department.
The successful applicant will be a Chartered Engineer or have achieved a Masters in a relevant subject.
Salary: up to £37,519 per annum (depending on qualifications and experience)
Hours: Full time, 35 hours per week (24 hours teaching plus 11 hours departmental duties)
Annual Leave: 42 days, plus bank holidays, plus Christmas closure period
Closing date: Thursday 9th December 2021, 12 noon
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