Eligibility criteria

  • UK establishments delivering post-16 engineering course only
  • Applications must be made by the relevant Head of Department/School
  • VTEs must be practicing engineers/ technicians from groups under-represented in the UK engineering profession, for example women and/ or those from a BAME background.
  • The VTE must be able to commence their duties between January & October 2019, with a completion of no later than June 2020
  • To best meet the needs of departments/school appointments can be flexible - for example VTEs can complete all 10 days of their appointment within one term
  • Applications are welcome from any engineering discipline
  • Any applications that are incomplete or do not adhere to the guidelines on the How to apply page will not be considered