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Lecturer in Electrical Engineering

Cardiff and Vale CollegeCardiff

Cardiff and Vale College is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Electrical Engineering based within the Faculty of Technology City Centre Campus but with the expectation to cover other campuses as and when needed. The Engineering department has in excess of 500 learners, including full-time, apprentice learners and a very popular commercial provision. The department employs over 30 staff who are deployed across our curriculum which covers Engineering (Electrical/Electronic, Mechanical, Maintenance Eng. Instrumentation), and Automotive Technologies. For the outstanding candidate this is an excellent opportunity, not only to work at Cardiff and Vale College, but also to be part of a successful team.

The successful candidate will be able to deliver and assess on courses at differing levels, including but not limited to the following:

  • BTEC & EAL level 2/3 programmes full/part time
  • HNC/D Engineering programmes

The successful candidate must hold a professional qualification to a minimum of level 5 or above in Electrical Engineering. An A-level/equivalent in mathematics is also desirable. They must also have significant, relevant employment within the engineering industry and a strong working knowledge of Industrial Electrical Engineering , control systems, electromechanical systems, PLC’s and micro-controller systems. The successful candidate must also possess a PGCE or be willing to work towards obtaining one.  Further information available in the job description.

Applications are to be made using the Cardiff and Vale College application form only. CV applications are not accepted.

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

All vacancies are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and employment will not commence without a valid up to date DBS check. This is a contractual agreement that must be in place before your employment starts. The College’s procedure for the Suitability of Ex-offenders for Employment is available upon request.

Your employment with Cardiff and Vale College will also be dependent on suitable reference checks, before you are able to commence employment, Cardiff and Vale College must have received two references, one being from your present or most recent employer. We will contact your referees upon appointment.

Registration with the Educational Workforce Council for Wales (EWC Wales) is a mandatory requirement of the post

These are contractual agreements that must be in place before your employment can commence.

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