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Academic Trainer - Air Engineering Systems


Portsmouth, GB, PO12 3BY

Onsite or Hybrid:  OnSite

Job Title:                Academic Trainer - Air Engineering Systems
Location:                HMS Sultan, Gosport
Compensation:      £41,202 + Benefits
Role Type:             Full time / Permanent 
Role ID:                 SF52524


At Babcock we’re working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as an Academic Trainer - Air Engineering Systems (AES) at our HMS Sultan, Gosport site.


The role
As an Academic Trainer - AES you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary. You’ll deliver Aeronautical Engineering courses in line with company standards and contractual requirements, and support the preparation of course modules as directed by the Department Training Manager.


Day to day, you’ll deliver specified Aeronautical Engineering training to all levels of the Royal Navy trainees, specialising in theory of flight and air frames. Please note no prior training experience is required as we will look to develop you into the role


  • Managing and instructing military and civilian personnel in Aeronautical Engineering academic modules to post graduate level in accordance with approved instructional specifications
  • Supervising the conduct of laboratory and assignment work in support of the above
  • Invigilating of examinations and marking assessments and assignments in support of the above
  • Being responsible for a Module Resource Pack and/or the Subject Matter Expert with respect to Aerodynamics, Aerostructures, Aircraft Integrity Monitoring and Flight Test modules
  • Maintain personal CPD portfolio in respect of new technologies and equipment, and new training delivery methodologies


Essential experience of the Academic Trainer - AES:


  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite Applications and be curious about latest technical training support resources 


This is a full time role offering hybrid working based at our HMS Sultan site in Gosport.


Qualifications for the Academic Trainer - AES:


  • Minimum L6 qualification six on the National Framework 


The successful candidate must be able to achieve SC security clearance for this role.


Our Benefits


  • Generous holiday allowance 
  • Matched contribution pension scheme up, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme 
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive ten days special paid leave 
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows the majority of employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • ‘Be Kind Day’ enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity


Babcock International 

For over a century Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal. 

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We’re committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone’s free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.


Closing date: 02/10/2023

Job Segment: Aeronautical Engineering, Systems Engineer, CSR, Engineer, Academic, Engineering, Management, Education

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