HIRING: Curriculum Developer (isiXhosa)

Cognition & Co is looking for a Curriculum Developer to join our team.

As part of our mission to help Psychology Students develop and grow within the field, as well as to create employment opportunities, Cognition & Co is looking to hire a Curriculum Developer to assist in the creation of learning materials. We are looking to create a basic conversational course in Xhosa for young university students; equivalent to approximately an NQF level 5 or 6.

Details:

This position is a short-term contract role available to individuals in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. The duration of the contract is dependent on the time required to create the appropriate materials. Future opportunities to teach the curriculum will also be available should the teacher be interested. The candidate would be able to work from home for 90% of the duration, but should be available to record vocabulary and dialogues on site in Port Elizabeth.

Curriculum:

The candidate will be expected to create the curriculum for the 4 unit course, starting with basic vocabulary and expanding into basic conversational language and dialogues. The final unit is focused on Psychology vocabulary and conversation in isiXhosa, and therefore a basic understanding of Psychology would be beneficial.

Requirements:

  • 2+ years Curriculum Development experience.
  • isiXhosa Home Language or equivalent.
  • BA in Psychology & PGCE or,
    B.Ed with Psychology as a 1st year subject.
  • SACE Registered Teacher (Preferably).
  • Access to reliable internet and email.

Applications:


Click here to apply.

2021 Psychology Masters Application Whatsapp Group

Are you applying for a Masters Degree in Psychology in next year?

If you’re a potential Masters student that will be applying for professional Masters programmes around South Africa in 2021 (for the class of 2022), then you need to join the Cognition & Co Masters Application Whatsapp Group so you don’t miss a thing.

Join our incredible Psychology Student Community on Whatsapp and connect with other students while getting the most up-to-date information on the different programmes and universities around South Africa. You’ll also get important information about the Cognition & Co events, workshops, and conferences.

The Cognition & Co Whatsapp group will be open on Saturday the 2nd of January 2021 and hopeful masters students will be able to find the link on this page. Spaces are limited due to Whatsapp’s group policies, so make sure you don’t miss your spot.

Whatsapp Group 1 is now FULL.

Whatsapp Group 2 is now FULL.

UPDATE:

We have decided to migrate the two Whatsapp groups to one group on Telegram. Telegram has a larger maximum group size and can therefore accommodate all our potential Masters students in one place. Click here to find out how to join the group.


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