Lecturer (Full Time Education) - N/A05809
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Number of Openings

Campus/Business Unit:

Varsity College Pietermaritzburg

Direct Reporting Line:

Vice Principal Academic

Job Purpose:

Varsity College, an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education (Pty) Ltd, is a registered private higher education institution.

The Pietermaritzburg campus has a vacancy for a Lecturer (Education).

The Lecturer duties include:

  • Part of the academic team on site consisting of the Vice Principal Academic, Academic Development Co-ordinator, Student Relations Manager and the Librarian                                                                                                        
  • Accountable for the tasks related to lecturing on their programme of choice                                                
  • Championing and managing academic development and support for a specific programme and its students                                                                                                
  • Involvement in lecturer orientation
  • Track student enrolment and success rates and work with ADCs to put the necessary interventions in place                                                                                                
  • Responsible for marketing, moderation and development on their specific programme         


  • English Communication and interpersonal skills                        
  • Assertiveness and dynamism
  • Motivational skills
  • Understanding of customer service            
  • Demonstrate an ability to manage work and self pro-actively        


  • Minimum of an Honors degree or equivalent to lecture on undergraduate level.  Master€™s degree preferred.  Minimum of a degree or equivalent to lecture on diploma level.             

Work Experience:

  • Relevant Industry experience in your programme of specialty essential. Lecturing or teaching experience preferable.       
  • Teaching experience within the Foundation Phase is crucial. The focus is on bringing in another FTL with a focus on Foundation Phase