7 Dec 2018

Pearson Jobs in South Africa : Commerce Lecturer

Welcome to Jobwebhub.com. This website helps you to achieve your career dream by linking you to vacancies from Top Companies in South Africa. Job Seekers are also exposed to best articles for career growth and development. Click Here to Subscribe for Job Alerts We strongly advise graduates not to pay money before getting a Job. Report fraudulent jobs to [email protected]

Commerce Lecturer


At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.

Purpose of Position

  • To lecture in the Faculty of Commerce & Law the following modules:

Business Management (1st year, NQF 6); Quantitative Techniques (1strd year, NQF 6), Financial Accounting (NQF6), Economics ((1st year, NQF 6), To assist in the administration and departmental affairs and activities as required by the Head of Programme (Commerce).

  • To set and mark assessments.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Lecturing
  • Curriculum development
  • General and academic administration
  • Assessment: setting, marking and moderation
  • Preparation of module outlines, study guides, notes and additional study materials
  • Quality Assurance
  • Assistance with the preparation, co-ordination and attendance at functions, events, registration and activities (exhibitions, open/career days)


Administrative skills

  • Organising
  • Planning
  • Problem solving
  • Attention to detail
  • Deadline orientation
  • Analytical ability (accuracy and detail orientation)
  • Time management

Functional/Technical job skills

  • Has the functional and technical knowledge and skills to do the job at a high level of accomplishment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Professional knowledge
  • Quality Orientation
  • Customer service orientation
  • Team orientation
  • High level of computer literacy

Lecturing, teaching, presentation and facilitation skills – lecturing competencies

  • Teaching (learning facilitation)
  • Subject mastery and curriculum development
  • Development of learning materials
  • Assessment (tests, assignments, projects, exams)
  • Mentoring and coaching (junior colleagues as well as students)
  • Educational professional self-development and self-evaluation
  • Administration [education context]

Personal Competencies

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Approachability
  • Composure
  • Self confidence
  • Assertiveness
  • Innovation
  • Drive to get things done


Qualifications and Experience

Minimum qualification

  • At least a relevant Hons Degree, but preferably a Masters’ degree.


Relevant lecturing or teaching experience

  • Experience in a higher education environment will be beneficial
  • Necessary knowledge of higher education practices and processes
  • Relevant research experience

Pearson is committed to the principles of employment equity and in accordance with our Employment Equity goals and plan, preference will be given to suitable applicants from designated groups as defined in the Employment Equity Act and subsequent amendments thereto.

Primary Location: ZA-ZA-East London

Work Locations: ZA-East London-12 Stewart 12 East London 5241

Job: Learning Delivery

Organization: Growth

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Dec 6, 2018

Job Unposting: Dec 9, 2018

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 1815980

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply

Submit your CV and Application online : Click Here

Dont Miss Latest Jobs In South Africa. Subscribe Today. CLICK HERE

Apply for this Job