Lecturer (Independent Contractor) : Introduction to Sociology - Waterfall Campus - N/A08286
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Varsity College Midrand

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Job Purpose:

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

Varsity College in Waterfall have Independent Contract lecturer vacancies available on the following module for the 2019 academic year:
€¢ Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws €“ Introduction to Sociology


  • Communication Skills 


€¢ Master's degree in Sociology, or alternatively:
€¢ Master's, Postgraduate NQF 9 qualification or above in one of the Applied Humanities fields with Sociology in undergraduate up to third year degree level;
€¢ NQF 9 qualification in Social development, policy and development.

Work Experience:

  • Lecturing experience in Sociology
  • Work experience is not as critical for the Sociology module as it is relatively theory based, but lecturers must be able to apply the theory to a relevant work environment;
  • A practicing sociologist in politics, rural or developmental sociology would be an advantage.

Working Conditions:

€¢ CVs are to be a maximum of two pages
€¢ In your covering page, please specify your availability to lecture as well as the subject area that you are interested in and qualified for.
€¢ Please provide a motivational letter; a copy of your transcript; qualifications and ID.
€¢ Where applicable, details of work permit must be included in your application
€¢ Due to the volume of CVs received, we may not be able to personally contact all applicants. For interviews, we only contact those individuals whose qualifications and skills most closely match the position requirements
€¢ Preference will be given to South African Citizens and Permanent residents of South Africa in possession of proof of permanent resident status