The purpose of this position involves applying excellent editing skills by proofreading, editing and assessing study material according to specific learning outcomes in line with the Departments Standard Operating procedure and MANCOSA’s vision and mission.
Proofreading and Editing
Ensure study material is compliant with and conforms to department standards in respect of the module guide template, study guide manual and departmental SOP.
Ensure study material is didactically and grammatically correct.
Consult with the relevant academics when necessary.
Internal Quality Check
Conduct quality checks aligned to the department SOP as well as the writers manual and template
Ensure correct module and programme outcomes are utilised
Ensure all content areas are included in the module guide
Coordination and Administration
Attend weekly department meetings and provide a report on current projects
Keep records regularly and monitor accordingly
Assist with conducting training for programme developers
Assist with conducting training for academic staff on areas of accreditation
Actively participate in staff development initiatives offered by the institution
Engage in ongoing professional development to upgrade knowledge field of expertise
Adhere to and loyally perform reasonable instructions, functions and tasks
Assist and attend institution functions as and when required
Fulfil any other reasonable request from Management
Minimum Master’s Degree (with specialisation in English)
Minimum 3 Years in the related role
Excellent communication and writing skills
Advanced research skills
Ability to Proof Read
Ability to Edit
Deadline driven and process orientated
Consult and engages with appropriate stakeholders
Have a good understanding of the Higher Education landscape
Proficient in MS Office
Planning, organising and negotiating skills
Integrity and honesty
Creative and innovative
Ability to work under pressure