Embury Institute for Higher Education (Durban Campus) - Head of Department: Languages

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Lead and guide the languages team in the effective teaching and learning of the different/various languages offered at Embury.
  • Assist with curriculum development and design of language material.
  • Manage the languages budget and administrative tasks of the languages department.   


Minimum requirements:

  • A Masters qualification with a specialisation in languages.
  • Language lecturing experience in teacher education.
  • Language fluency in two or more South African languages.
  • Experience in curriculum development and materials design in languages.
  • Experience in leadership and management.
  • Ability to work under pressure, independently and as part of a team.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proven track record of excellent time management and administrative skills.
  • Ability to cope with change.



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Closing Date: 20 October 2017

 NO TELEPHONIC ENQUIRIES will be entertained.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Embury reserves the right to not fill this position.




Embury Institute for Higher Education has a position available for a Head of Department: Languages (hr/17/10/07)