Academic Skills Lecturer

Full-Time
Africa
Posted 3 months ago

Please note that your employment will be with Transnational Academic Group and will be governed by the laws of Ghana.

TAG’s Overarching Responsibilities

  • Demonstrate the TAG culture of loyalty, integrity, and quality in everything that you do.
  • Treat every member of the team with respect.
  • Treat all students, potential students, and parents with the utmost respect and patience, which includes never speaking harshly to them or raising your voice to them.
  • If you see something that needs done and you can do it, then do it. If it is something you can’t do, then tell someone who can.
  • In everything you do, seek to do your best, and give feedback to others to continually improve both our processes and team.
  • Remember that we are here to create positive change in the lives of our students and through them, in the world.

THE ROLE

  • Primarily responsible for English Proficiency Programme (EPP), English for Academic Purpose Programme (EAP) and Critical Thinking modules
  • Supporting students to strengthen skills in academic reading, writing, critical thinking, listening and note-taking
  • Providing 1:1 consultation for students on a drop-in or appointment basis
  • Providing guidance and support to students to improve study skills/habits
  • Discussing skills such as time management, study strategies, successfully manoeuvring the university environment and related topics
  • Present academic skill workshops
  • Create materials such as bulletin boards, handouts, and/or other products to promote student academic success
  • Providing guidance and support to students to improve learner skills such as time management and revision strategies
  • Developing relevant and student-centric strategies and materials to promote academic success and increase the visibility of the Academic Success Centre, both online and through the LUG community.

QUALIFICATION & EXPERIENCE

  • Master’s Degree preferably MPhil. degree in English from reputable tertiary institution
  • Minimum of 3 years post qualification relevant working experience in Higher Education Institution (HEI).
  • Relevant experience in the development of teaching and learning materials and the delivery of academic skills and writing workshops.
  • Sound working knowledge of IT (especially Office applications) and use of the Internet
  • Excellent administration, communication and presentation skills

 

Qualified persons should please send their Curriculum Vitae (CV) together with a Statement of Interest to [email protected] and mention Academic Skills Lecturer in the subject line.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Job Features

Job CategoryAcademics
Application Deadline24th July, 2022
Job LocationAccra, Ghana
Minimum EducationMaster's Degree

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