Lecturer in Social Work and Criminology

Страна: Южно-Африканская Республика;

Город: Pretoria

Добавлена: 03.10.2019

Работодатель: University of Pretoria

Дедлайн подачи: 16.10.2019


In pursuit of the ideals of excellence and diversity, the University of Pretoria wishes to invite applications for the following vacancy.

The University of Pretoria's commitment to quality makes us one of the top research Universities in the country and gives us a competitive advantage in international science and technology development.



The successful candidate will be required to:

  • Teach at undergraduate and postgraduate level;
  • Supervise Master’s students;
  • Conduct research at a nationally competitive level;
  • Participate in curriculum development of undergraduate modules as required;
  • Conduct academic administration and other duties, as determined by the Head of Department;
  • Participate in the Department’s strategic initiatives related to teaching, research and community engagement.


Minimum requirements:

  • A Master’s degree in Social Work;
  • Appropriate teaching experience;
  • Professional practice experience;
  • Research outputs appropriate to the post level;
  • A proven research and publication record of accomplishment in the specialised field;
  • Registration with the South African Council for Social Service Professions.
  • The successful candidate has to be registered for a PhD.


Required competencies (skills, knowledge and behavioural attributes):

  • Applied knowledge of developmental social work, sustainable development and social policy;
  • Applied knowledge of social work theories and general social work practice;
  • Specialised knowledge and skills in social development, environmental and green social work, sustainable community development and social policy;
  • Appropriate language and communication skills;
  • Appropriate computer skills.


Added advantages and preferences:

  • Research networks at an international level.


The annual remuneration package will be commensurate with the incumbent’s level of appointment, as determined by UP policy guidelines. UP subscribes to the BESTMED and UMVUZO medical aid schemes and contributes 50% of the applicable monthly premium.


Closing date:16 October 2019

No application will be considered after the closing date, or if it does not comply with at least the minimum requirements.


Enquiries:  Ms K Dinayke, Tel: (012) 420 3889 for application-related enquiries.


Should you not hear from the University of Pretoria by 1 December 2019, please accept that your application has been unsuccessful.

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