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Land-based Engineering Manager (FE / Apprenticeships)

Land-based Engineering Manager (Further Education / Apprenticeships)

£45,000 – £50,000 + exceptional benefits + 47 days holiday + BH + 26% contributory pension + outstanding working environment

Near Exeter

Are you from an agricultural engineering/dealership, farming or construction engineering background looking for an exception opportunity in further education where you can pass on your knowledge and experience with agricultural or heavy machinery to the next generation?

Would like a role with excellent training around all aspects of teaching and development engaged and interested students that offers an unrivalled pension and holiday scheme?

On offer is a unique opportunity to manage all aspects of the land-based engineering apprenticeship programme at a beautiful agricultural college where you will provide a positive experience for all apprentices enrolled that enables them to achieve to their maximum potential.

There is no need for an educational background, but you will be widely experience in land engineering and machinery and look forward to great training and development it delivering quality educational courses.


  • Ensure that all apprentices attend their lessons. You must monitor attendance for your area and
  • ensure that registers are completed in line with the associated Policy.
  • Be the main point of contact for parents/guardians throughout an apprentice’s journey
  • You are responsible for working with the apprentices to achieve their overall success
  • Be actively involved with all teaching, instructing and assessing.
  • To ensure high quality of education in all aspects of the Apprenticeship Programme.
  • You are responsible for ensuring all of your apprentices complete the Apprenticeship Framework or Standard, including all gateway requirements in a timely manner.
  • You must ensure that all apprentices have targets set including Individual Learning plans with milestones set and monitored through regular tutorials

The person:

  • Demonstrably wide experience and training in Agricultural or land based engineering and machinery

If you are interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV.

Keywords: Land based engineering, plant engineering, construction engineer, agricultural engineer, agricultural machinery, plant machinery

Reference: BBBH10826

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates. The salary advertised is a guideline for this position. The offered renumeration will be dependent on the extent of your experience, qualifications, and skill set.

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