•  Gweru
    • July 11, 2022
    • July 18, 2022
    •  Full Time

Job Summary

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons for the following posts:
Please note that the duties and responsibilities of a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor and Professor are grouped into 5 main categories which are:
(a) Teaching – the incumbent is expected to teach or deliver lectures in accordance to the Department and or Faculty guidelines and standards.
(b) University Service and Community engagement – the incumbent should participate in all Department, Faculty/School and University activities such as attending meetings, training workshops, conferences and seminars, among others.
(c) Research – the incumbent is expected to engage in active research in his/her area of specialization which benefits both the students and the University.
(d) Innovations – leading to tangible products and services
(e) Industrialisation –through commercialisation of products

Duties And Responsibilities

Duties & Responsibilities
Planning and preparing practical lessons in relation to individual students’ needs and examination syllabuses.
Acquiring appropriate teaching materials and resources for musical instrument instruction.
Teaching musical instrument performance skills, aural skills and practical techniques to students.
Instructing students on the theoretical and philosophical aspects of musical instruments
Entering and preparing students for examinations.

Qualifications And Experience

Qualifications and experience
Honours degree in music from a recognized institution with at least a 2.1 pass
A masters’ degree in music from a recognized institution
A PhD in Music from a recognized university will be an added advantage.
At least 2 years of relevant experience in a similar position.
Compositional techniques
Sight reading
Keyboard performance skills
Understanding of global, regional and local trends in the music industry business practice.
Innovation in the music business practice.
Monetization of music brands.

How To Apply

NB: Midlands State University is an equal opportunities employer. In the interest of promoting gender parity, female candidates are encouraged to apply.
Applicants must submit six sets of applications, certified copies of certificates, transcripts, national identification and Curriculum Vitae giving full personal particulars including full names, date of birth, qualifications, experience, present salary, date of availability, contact details, names and addresses of three referees addressed to:
The Deputy Registrar – Human Resource
Midlands State University
P Bag 9055
Closing date for applications is 18 July 2022. Note that only short-listed candidates will be communicated to.