Electrical Engineering Instructor

£36000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Coventry, West Midlands

Electrical Engineering Instructor (Rail Academy) - Coventry

A market leading organisation is currently recruiting for an Electrical Engineering Instructor to take on a permanent position ASAP. The company is highly regarded for its employee recognition and vital position in today's market place. You will be a driven individual who is looking to work in a fast paced environment with supportive team in a diverse and challenging environment.

The companies Skills & Learning business is one of the UK's largest private sector providers of vocational and skills training. They work in partnership major employers across the Service and Engineering sectors to help develop their people.

As an Electrical Craft Instructor you will come from electrical mechanical background, having recent practical knowledge of the hands on engineering that you will be teaching. The role would be a great opportunity for applicants who are looking to move into an academic environment from commercial engineering. We will put together a range of courses to develop training skills and techniques in line with the methodology used within the courses. The role holder could potentially come from a range of sectors where electrical engineering is part of large scale production such as the motor industry.

You will work within the impressive client training centre alongside the other trainers who focus on academic and other practical skills of the courses provided. The centre has a relaxed business focussed atmosphere; it is very well-equipped, with class room, technical craft rooms with all the relevant equipment for the courses, quiet study areas, break out areas and free parking.

The training is part of the 20 week initial training course that all apprentices on this course complete at the start of their 3 year apprenticeship. Each class is kept to a maximum of 8 candidates per instructor within classes of up to 16 apprentices for the craft / practical course sessions to ensure that the apprentices' training can be effectively delivered. Craft / practical courses will make use of the mechanical devices and bench fitting tools that are provided for each apprentice in the class within the craft rooms.

The successful candidate will display the following skills, experience and qualifications:

  • Strong interpersonal skills with excellent written and verbal communication abilities
  • Ability to work within a culture of high performance, focussed on results
  • Flexible approach to work, able to adapt and innovate creating solutions
  • Ability to clearly communicate key technical knowledge to learners
  • This is a unique opportunity for the right candidate to apply technical practical engineering experience in to the training of the engineers of the future.

This role requires an enhanced DBS through the Disclosure and Barring Service and military security clearance.

What's on offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Competitive pension contribution
  • Share Save Scheme
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme

If you would like to be considered for the aforementioned position please submit an application or contact Tom Dugmore on 0117 930 9737