Company Name : Rhodes University
Job Title : Digital Media Lecturer
Closing Date : 8th of May 2017
Salary : R 354351 – R 463914 annum
Position : Permanent
Place : Grahamstown
Website : https://www.ru.ac.za/jobs/publishedvacancies/
Download Documents :
Application Form Academic : https://www.southafricain.com/uploads/7862-Application.pdf
CV Required Format- Academic : https://www.southafricain.com/uploads/7862-CVFormat.docx
Employment Equity document : https://www.southafricain.com/uploads/7862-EquityGuide.docx
Role Profile : https://www.southafricain.com/uploads/7862-roleprofile.docx
Digital Media Lecturer :
** Digital Media Lecturer in the School of Journalism and Media Studies
** Recognising that diversity is important in achieving excellence, Rhodes University especially encourages South African members of underrepresented designated groups to apply.
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** Spouses and Partners of existing staff members are also encouraged to apply.
** Please note that this appointment will be made in line with the requirements of the Employment Equity Act of RSA and the University’s recruitment and selection policies and equity strategies.
** The initial focus will be on equity candidates.
** In terms of Immigration Legislation (Act No. 13 of 2002 & Regulations), international staff members (non-SA citizens) have to comply with the provisions of the Act.
** This therefore means that the period of employment to non-SA citizens will be guided by the validity period of the work permit.
** In line with legislation governing employment of foreign nationals, employment contracts will be offered on the basis that a development plan would be implemented for the transfer of skills to a South African resident.
** The onus is on candidates to ensure that they are in possession of a valid work permit before the commencement of employment at the University, failing which the employment with Rhodes University will be terminated.
** At least a Masters’ degree in a field related to digital journalism and media studies preferably with progress being made towards a PhD. Tutoring or facilitation experience required.
** Prior teaching experience at tertiary level is an advantage.
Sufficient disciplinary knowledge to be able to teach in the following areas :
** social media, various digital technologies, ‘big’ data, data visualisation, content management systems, website design, and mobile app development.
** In order to teach effectively, experience in working with: social media, various digital technologies, ‘big’ data, data visualisation, content management systems, website design, and mobile app development.
** For additional information on the requirements, please refer to the Academic Role Profile.
** It is essential that prospective candidates read the role profile, further particulars relating to this post and ensure that all relevant documentation is submitted.
Very Important :
** The system DOES NOT allow for multiple attachments and please ensure that your attachments do not exceed a size limit of 2MB.
** This means that candidates should submit all the documentation as one pdf attachment for each application i.e. An application form, a letter of motivation which clearly indicates the level they are applying for, a comprehensive CV and relevant certificates including academic transcripts.
** If your documents will exceed the size limit, please send the rest of the attachments to jobs-red ATru.ac.za
** If you have any questions or experiencing challenges with the system, please contact Ms Ntosh Gongqa on 046 603 8616 or jobs-red AT ru.ac.za
** Failure to submit such documentation will result in an application not being considered.
Further particulars about the post and the Selection Process :
** The selection process that will be followed for this post including dates of short-listing, the interview etc, is contained in the document above.
** The Full Minimum Requirements against which candidates are to be measured are outlined in the requirements document.
** Shortlisted candidates must be available to be interviewed on: 26th of May 2017
Approximate cost to company: R463 914 annum
Basic salary Pension/Provident fund: R354 351 per annum
** All applications will be treated in strict confidence.
** The University reserves the right not to proceed with the filling of the post.
** An application in itself does not entitle the applicant to an interview.
** Please apply online by accessing the Rhodes University Website.
** If you are not contacted within 30 days from the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful
Other Benefits :
** Group Life, 13th cheque, medical aid, retirement fund