CAREER OPPORTUNITY

KCA University is a dynamic private business university committed to quality service and ethical practices. KCA University seeks to recruit a candidate to fill the following position.

TUTORIAL FELLOW ( MSc Procurement & Logistics )

 

JOB OBJECTIVE

To facilitate learning in the University to the highest quality through teaching, administration and academic advisory work and ensure an outstanding student learning experience.

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Teach and facilitate learning at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels through lecturers, seminars, workshops, tutorials and other learning situations as assigned by the HOD from time to time.

  • Participate in the development, administration and marking of exams, assignments and continuous assessments tests.

  • Assist in the development of learning materials, preparing schemes of work and maintaining records to monitor student progress, Achievement and attendance.

  • Provide advice, guidance and feedback to students to support their academic progress and referring student to support services as appropriate.

  • Contribute to the development, planning and implementation of high-quality curriculum.

  • Participate in supervision and assisting of undergraduate and post graduate students in their research work.

  • Carry out research and produce publications, as well as other research outputs, in line with personal objectives agreed in the faculty Annual Assessment Review(FAAR)

  • Participate in writing of research proposals and applying of research grants.

  • Contribute and participate in the development in the departmental and faculty seminars aimed at sharing research outcomes and building interdisciplinary collaboration within and outside the department.

  • Provide pastoral care to students through academic advising and counseling.

  • Contribute to departmental, faculty and/or University wide working groups or committee as, when requested to do so;

  • Undertake continuous professional development and participate in staff development and training activities to update and enhance skills;

  • Maintain proper records of students’ examination, assignments and continuous assessments tests and ensure they are keyed in examination records management system in time;

  • Attend departmental, Faculty and University –wide meetings with other staff members; 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Master of Science in Procurement and logistics

  • Pursuing PhD in procurement and logistics

 

OTHER SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent presentation skills

  • Excellent research skills

  • Critical thinking skills

  • Good listener

  • Time management skills and attention to detail

 

Interested candidates who meet the above requirements should submit an application letter indicating current and desired salary, a detailed CV and three references via email to hr@kca.ac.ke so as to be received not later than 10th May, 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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The Human Resources Director,

KCA University,

P.O Box 56808-00200,

Nairobi.