Wits Human Resources makes use of integrated on-line recruiting software to manage all their vacancies. Prospective applicants are encouraged to visit the new iRecruitment link  in order to create their profile or visit the advertised Jobs listed in order to apply directly for the advertised job. 

Internal applicants
To view a full list of internal vacancies click on the following link and follow the ‘Apply for Job’ navigation :

External applicants
Click on the advertised Job links below to be re-directed to the on-line recruiting system. All applications are to be made via on-line application. In the event of Technical Difficulties contact: Ms Refilwe Ngwenya,

21st Century Institute vacancies
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Academic Vacancies

PositionDepartmentClosing Date
SENIOR LECTURER / LECTURER (AC.08.4) School of Public Health 31 Aug 2015
Lecturer (CL.08.4) Family Medicine 31 Aug 2015
Head of School:Computer Science and Applied Mathematics (AC.04.3) School of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics 04 Sep 2015
LECTURER/SENIOR LECTURER FOR GERMAN STUDIES (AC.08.4) School of Literature, Language and Media 11 Sep 2015
Lecturer / Senior Lecturer (AC.08.4) Physiotherapy 13 Sep 2015
Health Economist (AC.08.4) School of Public Health 15 Sep 2015
HEAD CLINICAL DEPARTMENT: GENERAL SURGERY GRADE 1 (AC.06.3) School of Clinical Medicine 15 Sep 2015
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer (AC.08.4) Transformation Office 18 Sep 2015
Lecturer (NS.08.4) School of Chemistry 18 Sep 2015
Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor (Experimental Condensed Matter Physics) (NS.06.3) School of Physics 30 Sep 2015
LECTURER/SENIOR LECTURER (NS.07.4) School of Physics 30 Sep 2015
Centennial Chair of Rock Engineering (EN.05.3) School of Mining Engineering 30 Sep 2015

Support Vacancies

PositionDepartmentClosing Date
Senior Manager: High Performance Clubs (AD.07.4) Sports Administration 31 Aug 2015
Senior Technician (Genetics & Developmental Biology) (TE.10.4) School of Molecular And Cell Biology 04 Sep 2015
School External Relations Manager (AD.07.4) School of Law 04 Sep 2015
Programme Coordinator (Academic) x 3 (AD.09.4) Graduate School of Business Administration 04 Sep 2015
Administrative Officer (AD.10.4) School of Architecture and Planning 07 Sep 2015
Senior Veterinary Nurse (AD10) (TE.10.4) Animal Service 10 Sep 2015
Applications Developer (Java) (IT08) (IT.08.4) ICT Business Solutions 11 Sep 2015
Senior Administrative/Financial Officer (AD.08) (AD.08.4) School of Chemistry 11 Sep 2015
Executive Secretary (SE10 - Permanent) (SE.10.4) Vice-Chancellor's Office 11 Sep 2015
Technician: Environmental Analytical Chemistry (TE.10) (TE.10.4) School of Chemistry 18 Sep 2015