Lecturer in Aeronautical Engineering

Lee-on-Solent, Hampshire
Up to £38,000 pa (Including bonus for project work)
05 Jul 2019
02 Aug 2019

A post has arisen at Fareham College’s engineering facility (CEMAST) at Lee-on-the-Solent working within a very successful Engineering curriculum area. We are looking for a Course Team Leader / Lecturer with recent industrial experience of Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering and or a suitable lecturing background. The new post holder will be required to teach across the range of BTEC National Diplomas offered in the department with particular responsibility for the Aeronautical units. The range of courses extends from National Diploma to Higher National Certificate.

Ideally in addition to holding a suitable teaching qualification you will be educated to degree level, or have served a formal engineering apprenticeship with relevant experience.

You should also have good communication and interpersonal skills and be able to engage and inspire young people aged 16-19. You will either possess or be willing to achieve an advanced level teaching qualification, which will be supported financially in full by the college.

If you are an experienced professional looking to share your extensive knowledge with the engineers of tomorrow in a rewarding and exciting learning environment we would love to hear from you.

Lecturer pay-scales £20,763 - £29,914 unqualified rate £23,878 - £34,346 qualified rate based on experience and qualifications. 

Based at the College’s £12 million CEMAST Centre in Lee-on-the-Solent which comprises state of the art engineering workshops, teaching classrooms, a learning resource centre, reception and associated facilities, the successful candidate will be a member of a team of over 40 academic and business support staff specialising in engineering and manufacturing. In November 2017, the College received an ‘Outstanding’ judgement in its latest Ofsted inspection, making it only one of three colleges in the country to have converted to the highest grade in more than two years.  It doesn’t stop there; we were awarded FE College of Year 2018 and “Most Improved Workplace” in Britain’s Healthiest Workplace Awards 2017. The successful candidate will be a member of a team of over 300 academic and business support staff. We pride ourselves on providing the very best technical and professional training to set our students on the path to exciting and rewarding careers. 

Benefits package: 50 days holiday (exclusive of bank holidays), Teachers Pension scheme, staff discount at the onsite Nursery at Bishopsfield Road Campus, free onsite gym, staff lounge and access to many more benefits.


The College is committed to safeguarding and promotes the welfare of all learners.  It expects all staff to share this commitment.  All successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring (DBS) check and to provide proof of their eligibility to work in the UK.

Please contact the Human Resources Department on 01329 815180 or email recruitment@fareham.ac.uk if you have any queries.

To apply, please submit your CV and covering letter to Laura.Hinton@fareham.ac.uk - or via the apply button.

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