External Academic Facilitator

Durban - To provide academic leadership, teaching and to facilitate learning within the (Life Science Specialisation)CORE FUNCTIONS To facilitate both face to face and online lectures Provide students one on one academic consultation for support Design both formative and summative assessments Review and moderate curriculum and assessments Grade assessments and provide stakeholder feedback Potentially serve as a Programme Coordinator/ Module Coordinator Undertake programme and module reviews Active involvement in research and publishing Supervise postgraduate research Identify students at-risk and execute constant pastoral care Undertake programme and quality management administrative tasks as required Serve as subject matter expert (SME) in the Life Science Specialisation for content resource developmentJob Requirements: MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS A Masters Degree in the specialisation area (Life Science/Education) At least 2/3 years lecturing experience; lecturing in the specialisation area (Life Science) School based experience, teaching CAPS Demonstrate research engagement over last 3 yearsRELATED KNOWLEDGE, COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS Be familiar with higher, distance and online education Be familiar with using learning management systems Have a working knowledge of the South African higher education regulatory framework Must be able to work within pre-determined time frames and deadlines Must be able to speak confidently and demonstrate professionalism Must be a collegial team player Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Power Point, Access, Internet and Email) Excellent writing and reporting skills Possess a high level of ethics and confidentiality
Durban, ZN, ZA