Overview

The post holder will be responsible for the instruction, up to Foundation Degree level, (BTEC Higher national equivalent) of military air engineering students in the aspects of Control Engineering, Electrical Machine Principles and Digital systems, including both theoretical and practical instruction, supervision of laboratory work, marking and assessment. Minor maintenance of training equipment/training aids is also required as appropriate. Experience of training delivery and/or teaching qualification (e.g. Cert Ed) is desirable, although formal training in Defence Instructional Techniques and the opportunity to study for a civilian qualification in teaching will be made available to the successful candidate. You will also be expected to diversify into other related subject areas after suitable training, if required. Candidates must have served a recognised aeronautical engineering apprenticeship or a relevant alternative period of training and possess an appropriate National Qualification and have at least 5 years recent experience in that trade or specialisation.ResponsibilitiesA successful candidate will be responsible for delivery of training in the required subjects to classes of up to 16 student per class. Instructional loading will absorb approximately 60% of your time. When not instructing, the post holder will be required maintain currency in subject matter, prepare teaching material, upkeep designated subject course documentation, invigilate & mark examinations and assessments, propose change requirements and set new examination questions as appropriate. Once experienced, mentor and develop new team members.