Job Details

  • Reference number: UnitRef373
  • Province: Free State
  • Type of engagement: Permanent appointment
  • Posted: February 1st
  • Remuneration package: Minimum salary scale (Total Cost to Company) R654 176 per annum (2023 Salary Scales to be determined)

Background to Position

Main purpose of the job:

To develop academic material and lecture in allocated subjects for own and other programmes and to execute appropriate community projects

Subject field(s)Subject fields:

Mathematics Education

Note:  This post is part of the “New Generation of Academics”- programme (nGAP) in the seventh phase of the “Staffing South Africa’s Universities Framework” (SSAUF)

Note: CUT applies an internal parity model to determine remuneration that complies with the principle of “equal pay for work of equal value”. Accordingly, the preferred candidate may expect an offer that is in line with their qualifications and years of similar experience. Please contact the Recruitment office for more information on the applicable salary scaleield(s)

bject field(s)

Job Description

ainMain Tasks:

1. Teaching, learning & assessment

2. Student evaluation

3. Research

4. Administration

5. Control and organisation

6. Community serviceMin tasksMain tasks

Inherent Criteria

Mininum qualification/ and Knowledge or Experience:

  • A relevant Master’s-level degree (i.e., M Tech/MSc/NQF 9 or equivalent) in Mathematics Education
  • An average of 70% or above in the highest degree
  • At least two years’ teaching/lecturing/industry experience relevant to the subject field

Desired qualification, Knowledge and/or experience:

  • Evidence of progress towards a Doctorate degree in Mathematics Education
  • Any acknowledged publication, research, innovation or creative output

    Application Requirement

    To apply, please e-mail the below documents in a single pdf file:

    • Cover letter, and
    • Curriculum Vitae (CV)

    Please ensure the title and reference number are indicated in the subject line. 

    An application which does not comply with the above requirements will be regarded as incomplete.

    Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and will be required to undergo assessments.


    Please email your CV to

    About Central University of Technology, Free State

    Central University of Technology, Free State or CUT is a University of Technology in Bloemfontein in the Free State province of South Africa. It was established in 1981 as "Technikon Free State".