Applied Communication Techniques Lecturer - Independent Contractor (1 February 2020 to 30 June 2020) - ACTLIC01
Applications accepted until:
Number of Openings

Campus/Business Unit:

Vega School - Bordeaux Campus

Direct Reporting Line:

Head - Academic

Job Purpose:

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


- Honours in Communication Science
- Honours in Media Studies
- Honours in English
- Honours in Journalism
- Honours in one of the writing fields

- An Honours in one of the Applied Humanities fields with Communication Science up to third year degree level.
- An Honours in one of the Applied Humanities fields with Media Studies/Journalism in undergraduate up to third year degree level;
- An Honours in one of the Applied Humanities fields with Communication in undergraduate;
- BBK 4 year degree in Business Communication; 
- BJourn 4 year degree in Journalism;
- Any other four year professional degree in a Journalism or any other writing field.

Work Experience:

Lecturing experience in Communication Studies or Business Communication

Work experience as a journalist

Work experience in business writing

Work experience as a media liaison

Work experience in public relations writing

Work experience in corporate affairs writing

Key Performance Area:

Deliver the module in such a manner as to achieve the stated subject outcomes within the assigned contact hours.

The assessment of student work within the stipulated marking and moderation cycle and provide constructive feedback to students and reporting any students concerns to the Student Relations Co-ordinator.

Class preparation and development of lesson plans in a constructivist learning approach.

Proactively participates in Vega events, such as Open Days, Graduation and others.

Arrange for the appropriate guest lecturer to support application to the world of work.

Operate in line with The Independent Institute of Education's (The IIE) policies.

Working Conditions:

Campus environment.


Equity Statement:

Preferably equity candidate.


Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted within two weeks of applying. Should you not hear from us in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.