Pearson Lecturer: Broadcast and Web Design in Midrand, South Africa
Lecturer: Broadcast and Web Design
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 and facilitate multimedia modules at 2nd and 3rd year level in the Faculty of Humanities.
To assist in the administration and departmental affairs and activities as required by the Programme Coordinator and Dean of the Faculty.
To work with the Programme Coordinator and Dean of the Faculty on developing new course materials and curricula.
To manage modules on all remote sites
Duties and Responsibilities:
Setting assessments, establishing marking criteria, marking and moderation
Preparation of notes, study guides, lecturers guides and additional study materials and material for E-learn site
Coordination and Quality Assurance on all campuses
Assistance with the preparation, co-ordination and attendance at functions, events, registration and activities (exhibitions, open/career days)
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.
An Honours Degree or BTech in Web and/ or Broadcast/ 3D design or similar is a minimum requirement
Candidates with a Masters Degree or equivalent will receive preference.
Relevant lecturing / industry/ academic experience
Necessary knowledge of higher education practices and processes
Relevant research experience
Knowledge of html-5 & CSS are essential
Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite essential
Knowledge of UX and UI a bonus
Any html and CSS frameworks a bonus
The lecturer will also teach other multimedia modules and it will be beneficial if the lecturer has experience in either Broadcast Design (with a focus on Adobe After Effects) or knowledge of 3D animation using Maya.
Primary Location: ZA-ZA-Midrand
Work Locations: ZA-Midrand-Alsation PI Glen Austin-Ext 3, 44 Midrand 1682
Job: Learning Delivery
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Apr 21, 2017