Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/ Associate Professor/ Professor Social Work (1 Post)

 Qualifications and Experience

  • Applicants should hold a Master of Science degree in Social Work passed with at least a merit; and
  • A foundation first degree in Social Work;
  • A PhD in Social Work would be an added advantage;
  • Applicants must have at least two (2) years Social work practice;
  • The Curriculum Vitae should contain a detailed list of publications;
  • Proven record to mobilise funds would be an added advantage;
  • The successful candidate should also be registered with the Council of Social Work.

 Duties and Responsibilities

 The successful candidate should be able to:

  • Teach some of the following courses in Social Work:

Rural Development, Individual and Social Pathology, Child Welfare and Policy and Gender Studies; The Department reserves the right to allocate courses for teaching.

  • Advise students, collaborate with faculty on research within and across Departments;
  • Contribute to the achievement of the University mandate through teaching, research, community engagement, innovation and industrialization;
  • Publish in peer-reviewed journals, seek and obtain external funding;
  • Supervise students’ projects and dissertations.

NB: Female candidates are encouraged to apply. Police clearance is mandatory for successful candidates.


Interested and qualified persons should send one set of their application merged in continuous pdf format to recruitment@buse.ac.zw consisting of the application letter, certified copies of educational certificates, transcripts, National ID, Birth Certificate and a Curriculum Vitae giving full personal details including full names, place and date of birth, qualifications, previous employment and experience, telephone number, present salary, date of availability, names, e-mail addresses and telephone numbers of at least three referees.

Applications should clearly indicate the “Post” which is being applied for in the subject line and addressed to:

The Assistant Registrar-Human Resources

Bindura University of Science Education

P Bag 1020



Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to. The closing date for the receipt of applications is Monday, 5 June 2023.

For more information phone (66210) 7531-2 7622, 7623, 0772 154 882-9

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