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:

  • Lecturing

  • General administration

  • 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.


Minimum qualification:

  • 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

Organization: Growth

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Apr 21, 2017