Lecturer

at Vaal University of Technology
Location Vanderbijlpark, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Education
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR
Street Address Vanderbijlpark

Description

 

POST: Lecturer POST No: 8043

PEROMNES GRADE: 08

JOB DESCRIPTION:

 

Key Performance Areas include but not limited to:

 The candidate appointed in this position will play a leading role in the academic and

didactic development of the Department: Legal Sciences. The candidates will be

responsible for:

 Teaching and coordinating subjects as delegated by the head of department.

 Re-curriculating subjects according to the SAQA guidelines.

 Providing academic support to learners and dealing with related teaching management

tasks.

 Engaging in and stimulating departmental research projects.

 Participating in national and/or international conferences and publishing research

findings in accredited journals.

 Managing community service projects.

 Initiating student workshops and short courses.

 Participating in subject advisory committee meetings.

 Liaising with industry and other stakeholders to improve the quality and standard of

services delivered and keeping abreast of developments in the legal field.

 Managing personal, departmental / academic administration.

 Compiling and offering relevant short courses.

 Coordinating and assessing work integrated learning.

 Attending various departmental and faculty meetings; and

 Develop new Law qualifications.

 The candidates should be prepared to work after hours if necessary. Applicants are

required to indicate on their CV’s or applications to what extent their qualifications and

experience meet the requirements of the post as set out above. Short-listed candidates

may be required to give a practical demonstration of specific skills required for the

position.

 

APPLICATION CRITERIA:

 

Qualification and Experience:

 LLM

 Three (3) years teaching and lecturing experience, or industry or practice experience

 Admittance as an attorney or advocate will be an added advantage

 Relevant research experience will be an added advantage

 A recognised teaching qualification will be an added advantage

Skills and Competencies:

 Excellent English communication and presentation skills, excellent teaching skills,

planning and organising skills, conceptual skills, analytical ability, interpersonal skills

and problem solving skills.

 

Interested candidates can send their CV