Pearson Part-time Neuropsychology Lecturer in Cape Town, South Africa

Part-time Neuropsychology Lecturer

Description

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 Neuropsychology to fourth year psychology students.

Duties and responsibilities

Lecturing

General and academic administration

Marking of assessments

Qualifications

Minimum qualification

  • Master's degree in Psychology or related field.
Experience
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

Competencies:

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

Primary Location: ZA-ZA-Cape Town

Work Locations: ZA-Cape Town-9 Rogers Durbanville 9 Cape Town 7530

Job: Project/Temporary Workforce

Organization: Growth

Employee Status: External Worker

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Nov 26, 2018

Job Unposting: Dec 1, 2018

Schedule: Part-time Temporary

Req ID: 1815239

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.