Monday, 26 November 2018

Research and Development Internship at Molteno Institute 2019

The Institute seeks to appoint a Research and Development Intern, to be based in Houghton, Johannesburg. Molteno Institute for Language and Literacy (The Institute) is a South African literacy NGO based in Johannesburg with footprints in some provinces and the African continent.



The Institute is part of an education consortium selected to implement USAID funded Literacy Project in the Northwest and Limpopo provinces between 2017 to 2020.

Start date: 1 December 2018

The purpose of the intern is to primarily support the Research & Development Unit in developing a variety of African language literacy materials for primary schools.

Requirements:
  • Degree in Linguistics or must currently be in final year in Linguistics
  • An understanding of basic linguistics and/or literacy and/or reading pedagogy
  • Proficient in reading and writing in an African language (preferably a Nguni language)
  • Proficient in reading and writing in English
  • Computer Literacy: Microsoft Office
  • Ability to manage a website in terms of editing and uploading content (alternately, applicant must be willing to be trained in these skills)
  • Proficient at website management in terms of designing, editing and uploading content
  • Proficient in reading and writing in an African language (preferably a Nguni language)
  • Proficient in reading and writing in English
  • Interest in linguistics and/or literacy and/or reading pedagogy
Closing date: Tuesday, 27 November, 2018

To apply, submit CV with motivational letter to precious@molteno.co.za

Applications may also be hand delivered to: Isle of Houghton, Old Trafford 2, Ground Floor, 11 Boundary Road, Houghton.


Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application - NGO Pulse Portal

A part-time contract can also be negotiated if the applicant is currently studying.

Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.

For more about Molteno Institute for Language and Literacy, refer to www.molteno.co.za

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