Machinist /Instructor in Construction - Carpentry & Joinery

Job Roles:
Teacher/Lecturer, Technician
Organisation Type:
Further Education
FE College
Contract Type:
Full Time
Subject Area:
Construction and Engineering Trades
South West
Contract Term:
Salary Description:
£23,026k – £24,592
25th Jul 2018
Start Date:
Bournemouth and Poole College
Job Ref:

Machinist /Instructor in Construction - Carpentry & Joinery – Poole – Full Time - £23,026k – £24,592k pa + benefits

Do you have a working knowledge of the wood working industry and wood machining?

If so, Bournemouth and Poole College are looking for a Machinist / Instructor to join their team. You will be working in the construction department based in Fulcrum in Mannings Heath. It is a strong curriculum area with over 370 full time students and 400 apprentices.

We are looking for someone who has great communication skills, great interpersonal skills, a dynamic and innovative approach and knows the carpentry & joinery trade. If you are great at building relationships and want to make a difference, then apply for this Machinist / Instructor role today.

About Us

We are the largest provider of further education and apprentices within the area, we have around 11,000 students that are from across the UK and the world. Our passion is to ensure students are qualified, find jobs and can progress in their career. We are proud to say our apprenticeships training ranks in the top 30% of colleges and we work with over 2,000 business.

The Role

Bournemouth and Poole College is looking for a Machinist/Instructor to be responsible for Implementing and maintaining maintenance schedules and undertaking all maintenance activities to ensure all machines are fit for use and are well maintained.
The role will include you contributing to the development and delivery of a range of educational programmes including identifying learning objectives, determining, designing and producing study material, planning course/study programme delivery. You will also prepare, cut and store wood for use by students, lecturers and instructors.

You will also undertake an instructing role to deliver high quality and effective instructing and learning of Carpentry studies to Bournemouth and Poole College students.

Key responsibilities, skills and attitudes

• Industry experience in carpentry and joinery.
• Preparation of timber materials
• Maintenance of machines and the machine work shop
• Maintaining stock levels
• Work closely with all staff and offering support
• Instruct on practical workshop sessions
• Willingness and technical ability
• Good communication skills
• Good organisational and time management skills
• Knowledge of and commitment to Safeguarding Children and vulnerable adults’ legislation


• Excellent Pension Scheme
• Full Time Permanent Contract
• 26 Days Paid Holiday (excluding Bank Holidays)
• Opportunity of further training and qualifications
• Other benefits e.g. High street discounts through Reward Getaway, Cycle to Work Scheme, Childcare Voucher Scheme

Next Step

If you feel you have what it takes for this Machinist / Instructor opportunity, then please click apply and complete our online application process.

The closing date for this role is the 23rd August 2018 so please ensure your application is received before then to be considered for the role.

Safeguarding Recruitment Statement

The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake appropriate safeguarding checks which includes an enhanced DBS check as well as providing proof of right to work in the UK.

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