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CHE: Jobs / Vacancies (Jul 2019) – Researcher

Council on Higher Education (CHE) hereby invites applications for recruitment to the post of Researcher. The application will close on 19th July 2019.

Location: Johannesburg

Council on Higher Education (CHE) advertised post is as follows:



  • Master’s degree in Education or in a relevant discipline within the Social Sciences and/or Humanities. PhD in the same fields of study would be an added advantage;
  • At least 5 years’ research experience in education policy or other areas of social development policy;
  • At least 5 years’ project management experience in a research and/or teaching and learning environment;
  • Excellent computer skills, including the use of statistical data analysis packages;
  • Demonstrable understanding of the National Qualifications Frameworks (NQFs) with particular emphasis on the South African NQF and the associated suite of policies;
  • Demonstrable ability to author or co-author technical reports, academic papers and other research outputs; and
  • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced and deadline-driven work environment.

How to apply

Applications must be forwarded to Fempower Personnel, for attention Ms. Lebogang Madika via e-mail to [email protected] by fax to 086 602 3541 or hand delivered to 10 Girton Road, Parktown North, Johannesburg

To apply please submit a completed job application form available from the CHE website (

Further details pertaining to conditions of service including remuneration are available from +27 12 349 3872 or email [email protected]