Role: Regional STEM Coordinator, Marine Engineering Pathway (MEP) (London & Northern Home Counties)
Location: Home based
Contract: Part time (28 Hours), fixed term contract (31st March 2022)
Salary: £28,000 Gross per annum (£22,400 pro rata)
Closing Date: Monday 1st December 2020 Midday
Interviews: Middle of December 2020
Application: CV & Supporting Statement
Marine Society and Sea Cadets (MSSC) is a leading maritime charity in lifelong learning and personal development and is the governing charity of the Sea Cadet Corps (SCC), a civilian voluntary youth organisation engaging some 15,000 young people over 400 Sea Cadet Units, throughout the UK. The SCC offers a wide range of youth opportunities with the same enduring objective – to give young people the best possible head start in life through nautical adventure and fun.
This role forms part of a joint project between the Sea Cadets and Seafarers UK.
We are currently seeking to appoint a Regional STEM Coordinator Marine Engineering Pathway (MEP) to continue to deliver Marine Engineering workshops in schools across Central, Northern London, the northern Home Counties, & the M11 & A1M Corridors, in order to raise awareness and interest in Marine Engineering as a potential career choice. You will also be involved in the ongoing development of the Marine Engineering Programme as part of this exciting project.
You will also play a key part in making Marine Engineering training more accessible to cadets and helping them understand how the skills they develop are aligned to RN and Maritime Careers.
The successful candidate will have a strong background in STEM and education and the passion to inspire young people, particularly those who are currently under represented in the maritime sector. You will also have some teaching or training experience, and the ability to implement new and innovative training projects as part of the organisation’s strategic objectives in what is a challenging and exciting role.
The role will involve lots of travel in a charity vehicle with a trailer, POD, so a full driving licence with category BE is also required. This role is home based and the POD will be stored at a local Sea Cadet unit when not in use. There will be significant travel across the London area and some trips to Head Office in London will be required.
Applications should consist of CV and Supporting Statement/Cover Letter, without both we will sadly be unable to consider your application.
A recruitment pack detailing more information on the role can be downloaded below.
Closing date for applications: Midday, Monday 1st December 2020
Successful applicants will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check