University of Zululand: Clinical Skills Instructor x2 (Posts)


The main purpose of this position is to contribute to the delivery of high-quality clinical teaching and learning, and to assist with clinical teaching and learning in the Department of Nursing Science. The candidate will assist with administrative duties as well as community engagement. The incumbent will report to the Clinical Skills Laboratory Manager and the Department of Nursing Science Head of Department.

Desired Experience & Qualification


  • Bachelor Degree in the field of Nursing and Midwifery
  • 3+ years’ experience in teaching at a Higher education facility and/or clinical instructor experience in a Nursing Education Institution
  • Registered with the South African Nursing Council (SANC) as a Nurse Educator
  • Must be computer literate in the use of Microsoft Office programs.
  • Must be a Professional Nurse with current registration with the South African Nursing Council (SANC)
  • Potential to undertake administrative responsibilities at a departmental level
  • Code 08 driver’s license
  • Prepared to use own transport



  • Master Degree in the field of Nursing
  • A professional Nursing Management/Administration qualification




•   Theoretical, conceptual and analytical skills

  • An understanding of South African Health policies
  • Basic Research skills/methodologies
  • Outcome based education



  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Problem solving
  • Mentoring and coaching
  • Use of low and high fidelity manikins
  • Record keeping



  • Results orientated
  • Attention to detail
  • Team player
  • Problem solving skills



Closing date: 01 November 2020

Package & Remuneration

Medical Aid, Pension Fund, Group Life, Housing Allowance, Study Benefits, etc