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VACANCY NO: FSc/BS 02/2022 -TEACHING ASSISTANTS                                    

Applications are invited for the position of Teaching Assistants in the Department of Biological Science, Faculty of Science, for the period August 2022 to 31st May 2023.

Duties: The successful applicant will be expected to: (i) assist with the teaching of laboratory practicals and tutorials in the respective biology cognate areas (i.e., botany, ecology, microbiology, molecular biology, and zoology); (ii) mark laboratory reports; (iii) handle tutorials (iv) perform any responsibilities as may be assigned by the Head of Department.

Requirements: Applicants should have at least: (a) a BA/BSc degree in Biological Sciences or a related field (b) a 2(ii) pass/CGPA of at least 3.0 or equivalent.

Remuneration:  As per the University part-time rates.  For more information on the University, please visit our website;

How to Apply:  Letters of applicants are to address the stated qualifications and provide any other information to assist the University determine your suitability for the position.  You should quote the vacancy number of the post applied for, provide current CVs (including telephone, telex and telefax numbers and e-mail), certified true copies of educational certificates, transcripts, Omang/Passport, and names, addresses and contact details of three referees to:  The Human Resource Manager, Faculty of Science, Private Bag UB 00704, Gaborone, Botswana; Telephone: (267) 355 2454/2969, Fax (267) 318 5099; E-mail:  Hand delivered applications should be submitted to Office No. 135, Block 233 (233/135).  Applicants should inform their referees to  i) Quote the vacancy number and position applied for and ii) submit their references directly to the above address, before the stipulated closing date. 

Please note that applications with incomplete information shall not be acknowledged. 

NB:  Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Closing Date:  15th July 2022


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