Vacancy: ‘Nautical Lecturer’

Reference: IAMI-110 Date Posted: 26 August 2020

Institution:Shetland School of Nautical Studies
Salary:£28,784 and £41,844
Start Date:2 November 2020
Job Description:

We are seeking a suitably qualified person to join our team of lecturers to plan, deliver and assess nautical training at all levels up to HNC and HND courses in Nautical Science. This will include delivering both theoretical and practical training to a wide variety of students including school pupils, fishermen and merchant navy cadets and officers.

Applicants should have a minimum of a UK Officer of the Watch (Unlimited) Certificate of Competency (STCW II/1) or equivalent plus relevant seagoing experience and knowledge of the legislation affecting merchant ships.

A full job description and person specification are available at

The salary will be between £28,784 and £41,844 depending on qualifications and experience.

The successful candidatemust be eligible to take up immediate employment in the UK, must pass an Enhanced Disclosure Scotland Check and will be required to join the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme (PVG Scheme) or undergo a PVG Scheme Update; a PVG self-declaration form (available below) must be completed as part of the application process.

Interested persons are encouraged to contact Laura Burden for an informal discussion (, 01595 772028).

The closing date for applications is 5.00 pm on Friday 18th September 2020.

How to Apply:A full job description and person specification and details of how to apply are available at: