Visual Communications Lecturer - Independent Contractor (January 2018 to July 2018) - VC-PTA
Code/Reference:
VC-PTA
Applications accepted until:
2017-12-31
Number of Openings
1

Campus/Business Unit:

Vega School - Pretoria Campus

Direct Reporting Line:

Vice Principal - Teaching & Learning

Job Purpose:

Lecturing and academic delivery to ensure students are guided and supported in their learning to achieve module outcomes.

Education:

Honours Degree /Masters in a creative field, such as Design.

Work Experience:

At least 3 years industry experience, with a collaborative, cross-platform, multi-disciplinary approach to conceptualising and crafting for various kinds of brand communication, marketing and advertising.

A solid foundation in the fundamentals and formal principles of Design is key.

An aptitude for Design Thinking and Creative Strategy in relation to problem solving, preparing for action, critical engagement and decision making is a must.

Required to have a layered portfolio detailing ability to engage with complex brand challenges following all of the above.

Good knowledge and proficiency of the Adobe Creative Suite is a prerequisite, particularly Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign.

Key Performance Area:

Preparation and lecturing as per the Module Guide.

Teaching curriculum outcomes as per contract hours.

Briefing students for assignments and providing feedback.

Marking assessments and providing feedback.

Presenting class marks and feedback to the Programme Managers.

Actively engaging with current trends in teaching and learning strategies within the VEGA environment.

Working Conditions:

  • Campus Environment

Equity Statement:

  • Preferably equity candidate.

Disclaimer

Please note that ONLY candidates who meet the requirements will be considered for this role. Only successful candidates will be contacted within two weeks of applying. If you have not heard from us within two weeks of applying consider your application unsuccessful.