Pearson English lecturer in Pretoria, South Africa

English lecturer


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.


  • Lecturing and 1-on-1 student support of various English modules across the Pearson Institute for Higher Education programmes run at campus.

  • Marking of assessments

  • Preparation of notes and additional study materials

  • To assist in the administration of Campus affairs and activities as required by the Academic Manager

  • To work with Group Head Office staff on developing new course materials and assessments

  • Assistance with the preparation, co-ordination and attendance at functions, events and activities (open/career days).

Required competencies:

Has the functional and technical knowledge and skills to do the job at a high

level of accomplishment

Excellent communication skills- assertive and approachable to students

Professional knowledge in their area of expertise

Quality Orientation including attention to detail and deadline-awareness

Innovative; ability to solve problems alone and within the team

All applicants must display a high level of computer literacy

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.

to suitable applicants from designated groups as defined in the EmploymentEquity Act and subsequent amendments thereto.




Minimum qualification

  • Minimum Honours Degree in English Linguistics or equivalent qualification (Master’s degree would be beneficial).

  • Relevant lecturing, teaching or tutoring experience

  • Experience in a higher education environment will be beneficial

  • Necessary knowledge of higher education practices and processes

  • Relevant business management experience

Primary Location: ZA-ZA-Pretoria

Work Locations: ZA-Pretoria-Umgazi Bldg A & C Registration Division J.R, 22 Pretoria 0081

Job: Learning Delivery

Organization: Growth

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Mar 14, 2018

Job Unposting: Mar 21, 2018

Schedule: Part-time Regular

Req ID: 1803056