Seta are looking for inspirational people to join the Team. Seta is a vibrant and long-standing Washington based specialist independent training provider, located just off the A1 in Washington, Tyne and Wear. Offering both apprenticeships and accredited commercial training, we predominantly serve the North East’s engineering, manufacturing, process and related sectors. We help individuals gain the skills, knowledge, and confidence, required to fulfil their potential. Due to a rapid increase in learner numbers we are recruiting to a number of positions.

Training Instructor (Engineering Maintenance)     Salary to £35k

We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Engineering Maintenance training instructor, deliver training to engineering apprentices and commercial course delegates. The successful applicant is likely to be a timeserved maintenance engineer, with several years of industry experience. We would like to recruit someone with electrical, mechanical, and fluid power experience, but we are also happy to receive applications from individuals covering single disciplines. Ideally they will also have recent experience in delivering engineering apprenticeship training and assessment, and hold a teaching qualification at level 4 or higher. 

For more information, or an informal chat, regarding any of the positions advertised, please contact Robin Lockwood (, or Dave Jones ( To apply please send a current CV with a covering letter to .

Assessing and Commercial Training Staff

We are currently looking for skilled individuals with first class teaching abilities to join us as Seta Associates/Part time/Full time staff. Candidates are required to work with us to enhance our learner experience and/or extend our training course portfolio.

If you feel you have something to offer please email your CV along with a list of courses you can deliver/Apprenticeship Standards you can assess to

Key areas of interest:

  • Business Administration 

  • Business Improvement Processes


  • ​Electrical - Domestic and Industrial

  • Finance

  • Health and Safety

  • Hydraulics and Pneumatics

  • IOSH - Working Safely/Managing Safely

  • Lean Manufacturing

  • ​Mechatronics

  • Machining (Manual and CNC)

  • Management

  • ​Planning

  • ​PLCs

  • ​Project Mmanagement

  • ​Quality

  • ​Sales Executive

  • Six Sigma

  • Team Leader/Supervisor

  • ​Warehousing

  • Welding and Fabrication