Post Graduate Programme Co-ordinator Port Elizabeth

Applications are invited for the position of Post Graduate Programme Co-ordinator at the Port Elizabeth campus, At least a Masters Degree in a relevant field, Strong leadership qualities, Passion for education, film production and the creative industries.

• Proactive management style; ability to delegate successfully and effectively
• Commitment to excellence in education, aligned to AFDA’s goals and academic vision
• Experience in academic management and lecturing at degree level
• Administrative accuracy
• Industry experience, coupled with an extensive industry and academic network
• A strong knowledge of the subject area combined with a broad subject background, enabling contribution to teaching programmes


• Overall effective management, administration and running of Post Graduate programmes
• Overseeing the quality and standard of the academic process
• Liaising with the Heads of the Film, Production Course and Live Performance, as well as with other Heads of School on our sister Campuses
• Overseeing general programme administration and operations functions through liaising with Registrar and Student Affairs, Student Academic Mentorship Officers, Research Centre staff and Finance Department
• Liaising with the Marketing Department to assist with student recruitment, interviews, RPL assessment and Open Days
• Monthly, quarterly and annual budget and resource management.


• Report to Campus Dean
• Prepare quarterly report on key programme management statistics and student success
• Supervise curriculum development and implementation
• Contribute to policy development and maintain accreditation and other statutory requirements
• Conduct weekly meetings, administration, planning and general management of Post Graduate programmes
• Establish good working relations and communication with key departments such as other Course Directors for other AFDA programmes, the Operations department, Registry, Council, Academic Standards Subcommittee and the Marketing department
• Stimulate staff and student research
• Oversee student learning and assessment
• Ensure accuracy and timeous delivery of marks and statistics to the Registry
• Recruit, lead, train and supervise lecturers in the various post graduate disciplines
• Plan, administer and manage budgets and resources
• Represent AFDA and the post graduate programmes to internal and external stakeholders
• Teach post graduate students

To apply:

Please send the following

• Covering letter
• CV (no certificates at this stage)
• Email and telephone contact details
• 3 contactable references

Deadline for applications: 10 November, 2017

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Please Upgrade your Membership to view the Contact Details

Film News and Jobs

Be Notified of the latest film news and jobs in your mailbox!

Get Film News and Jobs by Mail, Click Here 2003 - 2017