Lecturer – French at NUL


FACULTY:                               HUMANITIES

DEPARTMENT:                 FRENCH


The Department of French at the National University of Lesotho invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the position of Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in French Language or Teaching French as a Foreign Language.

Minimum Qualifications and Requirements

a)       The applicant must hold a minimum of Master’s degree in French Language or Teaching French as a Foreign Language (FLE) or a related area;

b)       A minimum of 2 years of teaching experience at tertiary level for lecturers and 4 years for senior lecturers, plus a record of 3 or more publications;

c)       The ability to work effectively within an established team environment;

d)       Excellent interpersonal, organisational, communication and presentational skills.

e)       The candidate should have demonstrable ability to develop new programmes and to review the ones already running to assist in the successful completion and implementation of Semesterisation process.

f)        Experience in supervision of research at both undergraduate and graduate levels;

The successful candidate will be expected to do the following:

Teaching and assessment of both theoretical and practical components of courses; Supervision of research at both undergraduate and graduate levels;

Consultation with students and the broader learning community;
Participation in appropriate projects and committees, and
Undertake research and publish in their area of specialisation.

The successful candidate will be expected to assume duty as soon as possible after the closing date for applications.


The University offers salaries and other benefits commensurate with qualification and experience.

Employment type:

Permanent and pensionable for Locals

Information Required from Candidates:

Applicants  are  to  address  the  stated  qualifications  and  provide  other  comprehensive information to assist the University to determine their suitability for the position. They should also quote the vacancy number of the post applied for, provide current CV (including telephone, telefax, and e-mail) plus certified copies of educational certificates and transcripts.

Applicants should include the names and contacts of their referees in their
application letters, one of which must be from the current or previous employer. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Application letters should bear signatures and must be addressed to: Director – Human Resources, National University of Lesotho, P. O.
Roma 180, Lesotho or emailed to [email protected]

Closing date for receiving full applications for the position above is 30th April, 2019.

DISCLAIMER: If you do not receive any response within three months after the closing date, you must consider your application unsuccessful.