Due to increased offerings of programmes and student numbers, Southern Institute of Technology’s distance education faculty, SIT2LRN, has the following two vacant positions to ensure the faculty has the capability to provide strong academic compliance and programme management.
As the Programme Manager will take responsibility for programmes in Life Sciences and Business subjects, you will have a degree level or preferably a postgraduate qualification in these disciplines. Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrable skills and experience in staff management, customer relationships and academic development. Computing expertise particularly with the Microsoft suite is required, as is the ability to show flexibility in meeting the challenges of this role. Teaching experience would be advantageous as would holding an adult education qualification.
The majority of the work will involve liaising and building relations with external customer, therefore you must be able to demonstrate above average communication skills, both verbal and written, be a smart thinker with the ability to use initiative and be solution focussed.
Academic Compliance Officer
To be successful you must have a tertiary qualification, preferably at postgraduate level in adult education, familiarity with academic compliance areas such as self-assessment, academic documentation and moderation. Above average organisation skills are required as is the ability to work unsupervised. There is a requirement to complete unit standards 11551 and 11552 as professional development in the first year of employment.
If you want to join a vibrant and innovative faculty and believe you have the attributes we are looking for please request a job description and application form from:
Private Bag 90114
Phone 0 3 211 2606
stating which position you are interested in. Applications close 27 January 2017.