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How local engineers are using their skills to teach the next generation

In the Humber region, there’s an exciting opportunity for engineers looking to shape the next generation.

The local training provider Humberside Engineering Training Association (HETA) are seeking engineers to teach in their three training centres.

If you are an engineer, this is a chance to pass on your passion and knowledge, inspiring young minds and moulding the innovators of the future. This journey from engineer to educator is not just about career growth; it’s about making a real difference.

By becoming a technical teacher with HETA, you’re stepping into a role that extends beyond the classroom, creating a lasting impact on the industry and the community.

With operations in Hull, Grimsby, and Scunthorpe, HETA is celebrated for its adeptness in attracting professionals from diverse sectors and guiding them through personal growth to become revered technical instructors and lecturers.

Iain Elliott, CEO of HETA, passionately shares, “I firmly believe that investing in the training and development of the next generation is crucial for the advancement of our society. At HETA, we are committed to bridging the gap between industry and education by empowering individuals with the skills and knowledge they need to become outstanding technical teachers.”

Echoing this sentiment, Adam Flintham, a mechanical instructor at HETA, finds joy in this noble pursuit. “Working at HETA has provided me with a perfect work-life balance. Not only do I get to continue my passion for engineering, but I also have the opportunity to inspire and mentor young individuals, guiding them towards successful careers in the industry.”

HETA’s approach goes beyond conventional training methods. With a focus on personal development, the organisation provides a nurturing environment where individuals not only enhance their technical expertise but also cultivate the essential qualities needed to inspire and educate young minds.

This dedication to holistic growth has earned HETA the status of a family-friendly employer, attracting talented professionals seeking a supportive and inclusive workplace. “Our success lies in our commitment to fostering a culture of continuous learning and growth,” remarked Iain Elliott. “We are proud to offer a welcoming environment where individuals can thrive both personally and professionally, making a meaningful difference in the lives of young people across the region.”

Beyond its exceptional training programs, HETA boasts a stellar reputation within the industry. Collaborating closely with leading companies, the organisation ensures its curriculum remains relevant and aligned with the evolving needs of the sector.

This industry recognition not only enhances the credibility of HETA graduates but also opens doors to exciting career opportunities upon completion of their training.

Through its unwavering dedication to excellence and a steadfast commitment to nurturing talent, HETA continues to attract top-tier professionals to join its ranks. By offering a dynamic and fulfilling work environment where individuals can make a tangible difference in the lives of young learners, HETA stands as a beacon for those seeking a career that combines technical expertise with the satisfaction of mentoring the next generation of engineers.

For those looking to embark on a rewarding journey with a renowned training provider, HETA welcomes you to explore opportunities to join its esteemed team.

For more information about HETA and its opportunities, visit their website at

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