Clinical Educator

at University of Cape Town
Location Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Education
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR


The University of Cape Town invites applications for 2 posts in the above permanent 5/8ths positions in the Division of Physiotherapy, Department of Health & Rehabilitaton Sciences which are available with immediate effect.

The successful candidates will be expected to assist with clinical education of undergraduate students in the clinical area of general hospitals (acute surgical, medical, orthopaedics, CPR settings) or rehabilitation and wellness (care of the elderly, rehabilitation across the lifespan), in the Division of Physiotherapy, Department of Health and Rehabilitation



  • A Bachelors degree in Physiotherapy
  • Registration with the HPCSA
  • Minimum of 2 years clinical experience post-community service
  • Experience with clinical supervision of students
  • Excellent interpersonal abilities
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


  • A relevant postgraduate qualification
  • Previous clinical experience in a general hospital or care of the elderly setting


  • Clinical supervision of undergraduate students
  • Development of clinical sites for optimal student learning, and inter-disciplinary collaboration
  • Scholarship to encourage evidence-based practice
  • Development of appropriate clinical teaching material
  • Administrative and management duties at divisional and departmental levels
  • Clinical service responsibilities to maintain and develop practice learning sites
  • Travel to clinical sites for student supervision

The annual remuneration package, including benefits is R439 914.


To Apply, please email the below documents in a single pdf file to Vathiswa Mbangi at [email protected]

- UCT Application Form (download at

- Motivation letter detailing suitability for this position, and

- Curriculum Vitae (CV)