Marine Engineering Lecturer

UHI Shetland

AddressUHI Shetland, Scalloway Campus, Port Arthur, Scalloway, Shetland ZE1 0UN
Salary£34,170 - £42,357 + Distance Island Allowance
Closing Date23:59 Friday 27 May 2022


UHI Shetland has a vacancy for a Marine Engineering Lecturer, based at the Scalloway Campus. This is a full-time, permanent role with our busy Training and Skills Department.

The successful candidate will be required to assist in the preparation, planning and delivery of all courses within the Engineering Section, both within the Centre and at remote locations where required.

Applicants must possess UK or equivalent Certificate of Competency STCW95 III/1 Engineering/ETO Officer of the Watch Unlimited or above and must have post qualification experience in industry. We are particularly keen to hear from applicants who have recent experience of working on Merchant or Fishing vessels.

Applicants will also be required to register with GTC Scotland, and must possess or be willing to gain a Teaching Qualification in Further Education (TQFE) within their first 2 years of employment with us.

This position requires a successful PVG (Children) application.

The salary for this role is in line with the national pay scales currently ranging between £34,170 and £42,357 plus Distant Islands Allowance of £2397 per annum. Salary point placement will be dependent on experience and qualification levels of the successful candidate.

If you would like to discuss any aspects of this position, please contact the HR team via email to

The closing date for this position is Friday 27 May 2022 at 23:59


To apply follow this link

UHI Shetland, a limited company registered in Scotland, Number SC646337.
Registered Scottish Charity Number SC050701


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