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Graduate Assistant – COMMUNITY HEALTH (Job Ref: ZU/10/Adv/64/2022)


Nairobi, Kenya

3 months ago

Job Description

The purpose of this position is to carry out research, teaching, student mentoring and other duties in liaison with the university’s overall goal. Reporting to the Head of Department- Education, Arts and Social Sciences, the position holder will be responsible for the following, amongst others: 1.To teach at diploma and certificate level, in areas allocated by the Head of Department 2.Carry out research and produce study manuals, or other research outputs, in line with personal objectives agreed in the Staff appraisals 3.Supervise or assist with supervision of any research studies, attachments and teaching practice undertaken by the students. 4.Participate in the development, administration and marking of exams and other assessments 5.To handle students’ grievances that relate to their learning needs. 6.To provide mentorship and career guidance to students. Any other duty assigned by the Head of Department Qualifications, Requirements and Skills A Bachelor’s of Science degree in (Community Health) qualification from a recognized/accredited university or in a related field. Enrollment for a Master’s program will be an added advantage. At least (2) years’ post qualification teaching experience Membership of a relevant professional organization. Excellent interpersonal and organization skills Commitment to academic research Leadership skills to lead classes and foreign language clubs Commitment to high quality teaching and fostering a positive learning environment for students Interested candidates should send their applications to quoting the job reference number on the subject line and; indicating their current and expected salary on their application letter, not later than 14th December 2022.

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