• Location: Cardiff, CF10 5FE
  • Subject: Engineering
  • Hours: Full time
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Salary Type: Annual
  • Salary Range: £40,000.00 - £45,000.00
  • Language: English
  • Closing Date: 05 June, 2023 12:00 AM

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Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering in Aerospace (AE2301)

Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering in Aerospace (AE2301)

Cardiff and Vale College
Internal / External Vacancy

Ref: AE2301
Job Title: Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering in Aerospace
Contract: Permanent, Full Time
Hours: 37
Salary: £22,583 - £44,444 per annum

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering within the Aerospace department at Cardiff and Vale College. This role will be based at the ICAT Campus.

Responsibilities include:
  • Undertaking of all pedagogic work such as lesson preparation, classroom teaching, tutorial work and marking
  • Conducting student assessments in order to place students, monitor progress and identify learning support needs
  • Providing appropriate student support in order to meet both the academic and welfare needs of learners and ensuring that all relevant information is recorded on the appropriate College systems
  • Undertaking all organisational and administrative work associated with the above. This includes, inter alia, attending team meetings, taking part in professional development activities and staff appraisals, maintaining accurate teaching-related records including details of assessment and attendance
  • Taking part in course evaluation activities and contributing to the development of the curriculum
  • Welsh language skills would be desirable for this role.
The successful candidate will have a recognised apprenticeship or have undertaken a course of study in Mechanical Engineering and or CAD disciplines to a minimum of level 5 giving them the breadth and depth of specialist knowledge, experience in the training or teaching of Mechanical Engineering and or Aircraft (Mechanical)Engineering and 2D & 3D CAD.

Applications are to be made using the Cardiff and Vale College application form only. The college welcomes applications in Welsh. Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application in English. If we invite you to interview, let us know if you would like us to conduct the interview and assessment process in Welsh.

The closing date for completed applications 5th June 2023 at 12:00pm.

To find out more or apply go to or contact the Human Resources Department on 02920250311 or

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