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Research Fellow

Date Posted: Tuesday, 20 November 2012
Industry: Education
Employment Type: Permanent
Location: Harare

Job Summary


Applications Are Invited For The Following Posts

1. Faculty of Education
1.1     Research Fellow


Applicants should hold a Master's Degree in English with a Merit pass. Candidates should also have a good research background in quantitative research methodologies and a Diploma in Primary Education. Successful candidate will be expected to administer the research programme for assessing English literacy competencies in the CELTUZ primary grades 3 and 6, and supervise the development and implementation of individualized remedial and enrichment programmes for CELTUZ- primary pupils, support the Literacy Center linkages with the Ministry of Education, Sport and Culture, Better Schools Programme- Zimbabwe (BSPZ) provincial and district centres and parents. The Candidate also needs to undertake PhD studies on English Literacy competencies for primary school children from the literacy research.


The candidate should have a at least five years' teaching experience at primary school level or at least 3 years at a teacher education institution, training teachers to teach English at primary school level and knowledge of CElTUZ-Primary, and the Norms Competency approach to English Literacy in general.


Application Requirements:

Applicants must submit six copies of applications and curriculum vitae, giving full personal particulars which should include full names, place and date of birth, certified copies of transcripts and academic qualifications, employment history and experience, current salary, date of availability, telephone numbers, and names and addresses of three (3) referees. Applicants who are not resident in Zimbabwe must also submit three (3) copies of publications over the past five years.


Applications should be addressed to:

Senior Assistant Registrar (Academic Staff) Human Resources Department
University of Zimbabwe

Email: uz [at] zimbabwehumancapital.org


Closing date of receipt is 30th November, 2012.

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