Varsity College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE). The IIE enjoys the reputation of being at the forefront of private higher education in South Africa, and is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) to provide higher education qualifications accredited by the Council on Higher Education (CHE).
The IIE's Varsity College Waterfall campus has a vacancy for a Full-Time Lecturer in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Lecture on programmes (must lecture on an IIE qualification) across various modes of delivery where relevant.
Marking of assessments and feedback to students in subjects lectured. May be required to internally moderate assessments scripts that fall within their subject fields, where necessary across IIE sites of delivery.
Lecturer Development and Support
Assist in lecturer development and support processes and procedures. This will include conducting peer reviews, facilitating workshops and one-on-one consultations.
Student Development & Support
Championing/leading and managing academic development and support for a specific programme and its students.
Tracking student success and implementing support interventions where required.
Campus Plagiarism management.
Research & Scholarship
The incumbent is required to promote a culture of scholarship within their practice, discipline and campus/team and is also required to contribute towards The IIE’s Varsity College achieving its annual research output targets.
Superior communication (written and verbal) and organisational skills.
Demonstrated ability to manage work and self proactively.
Able to demonstrate a proven track record of effective teaching in subject area based on a reflective practice.
Able to demonstrate the ability to manage relationships with managers and staff effectively in terms of motivation, quality and performance.
Passion for Customer Service.
Experience in the use of technology to enhance learning is an added advantage.
Minimum Qualification Requirements:
Minimum of a completed Masters Degree or studying towards a Masters Degree in Humanities and Social Sciences.
Completed PHD or studying towards a PHD Degree in Humanities and Social Sciences is preferable.
Work Experience Required :
Minimum of 5 years Teaching and Learning experience (in a Tertiary/Higher Learning environment).
Please note that this is a Full-time Lecturing role.
Should you encounter difficulty applying for this vacancy, you can email your CV (ONLY) directly to: firstname.lastname@example.org