Job Details

  • Reference number: 5296
  • Province: Western Cape
  • Type of engagement: Permanent appointment
  • Posted: October 14th
  • Remuneration package: Annual Salary Package (incl. Medical Aid rate based on principal member only) To be confirmed

Background to Position

Job Purpose

To teach according to a set syllabus, and to support the faculty by contributing to its academic initiatives for the purpose of enhancing teaching and learning, improvement in quality research output and community engagement. The subject area includes Entrepreneurship, Financial Management, and Business Management


Cape Peninsula University of Technology -> Business and Management Sciences -> School of Commerce, Management & Governmental Sciences -> Entrepreneurship

Campus/ Location

District Six Campus - Cape Town, WC ZA (Primary)

Job Description

Key Performance Areas / Principal Accountabilities

·         Academic Development- Identifies students at risk timeously and develop intervention strategies.

·         Administration - Assists with the registration of students. Administer student attendance registrar, assessment records and uploads learners' results. Examine and moderate assessments and examinations. Reports progress on the syllabus developments

·         Personal / Professional Development - Keeps abreast with developments in the field of study and their implications for                  curriculum. Keeps abreast with developments of professional conduct within the University. Register as a member of                  professional bodies to keep abreast of all developments. Engages in current professional developments activities.

·         Human Resources Management- Adhere to University performance management system and identify training needs for          career development.

·         Industry Advisory Board and Partnerships - Liaise with commerce and industry on Experiential Training, new techniques /          technologies and research projects

·        Research - Conducts research, supervise and lecture post graduate students, publishes research articles. Keeps abreast          of professional literature

Inherent Criteria

Job Knowledge, Skills and Experience

·         A relevant Doctorate in a business-related discipline (i.e. Entrepreneurship, Business Administration, Management)                  covering any of the following disciplines: Entrepreneurship; Marketing; Retail Business Management; Financial                  Management and Business Management).

·         At least five years’ lecturing experience.

·         Completed the supervision and graduated at least 5 Masters students as the primary supervisor.

·         Evidence of a minimum of 0.75 DHET accredited research output units per annum, on average, over the preceding 5                  years


·         Ability to introduce change

·         Building partnerships

·         Interest for research

·         High-level presentation skills

·         In-depth knowledge of subject matter

·         Leadership skills

·         Mentorship skills

Application Requirement

General Information

Closing date: 31 October 2021

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology is committed to Employment Equity and aims to attract and retain talented individuals to achieve our equity objectives and therefore, people from the designated groups, including those with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to applicants whose appointment contributes towards the achievement of demographic representation. We reserve the right not to make an appointment.

About Cape Peninsula University of Technology

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology is at the heart of technology education and innovation in Africa. An internationally acclaimed institution, it is the only university of technology in the Western Cape and is the largest university in the region with an enrolment of more than 30 000 students. The university has six faculties offering a wide range of accredited undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the fields of Applied Sciences, Business, Education and Social Sciences, Engineering, Informatics and Design as well as Health and Wellness Sciences.