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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. 

Please make sure to use Google Chrome / Firefox otherwise you will not be able to see all the fields.

See the How-to Guide.

Any technical issues please contact

Academic Vacancies

PositionDepartmentClosing Date
LECTURER (CHEMISTRY)- Five year fixed-term contract (NS.08.4) School of Chemistry 26 Jun 2018
Associate Lecturer (one year fixed term contract -renewable for three years) (NS.09.4) School of Animal, Plant and Environmental Sciences 29 Jun 2018
ASSOCIATE LECTURER (nGAP CONTRACT POSITION) (NS.09.4) School of Chemistry 30 Jun 2018
Lecturer (AC.08.4) School of Therapeutic Sciences 30 Jun 2018
Part-time In-House Counsel (LA.08.4) Centre for Applied Legal Studies 30 Jun 2018
Senior Litigation Attorney (AD.08.4) Centre for Applied Legal Studies 30 Jun 2018
Researcher / Assistant Researcher (Full-time fixed term (24 month) contract) (AC.08.4) Society Work and Development Institute 02 Jul 2018
Academic Headship (5 years fixed term contract) (AC.06.3) School of Clinical Medicine 06 Jul 2018
Associate Professorship in Human Mobility and Migration in the Global South (AC.06.3) School of Social Sciences 15 Jul 2018

Support Vacancies

PositionDepartmentClosing Date
Qualitative Fieldworker (9 month contract) (AD.14.5) Centre for Health Policy 24 Jun 2018
Curator African Art (AD08) (AD.08.4) Wits Art Museum 26 Jun 2018
Programme Coordinator: Research (AD.09.4) Graduate School of Business Administration 27 Jun 2018
HR Administrator / Officer (Full Time fixed-period [2 months]) (AD.09.4) Humanities - Human Resources Office 28 Jun 2018
Senior Project Manager (18 months Fixed Term Contract) (AD.10.4) School of Public Health 29 Jun 2018
Project Coordinator (AD08) - (Full time fixed-period contract) (AC.08.4) Wits School of Arts 29 Jun 2018
Information Specialist (IT08) - Grant Funded Fixed-Term Contract until December 2020 (AD.08.4) Business Intelligence Services 29 Jun 2018
Candidate Attorney (AC.09.4) Centre for Applied Legal Studies 30 Jun 2018
Finance Assistant (Temp for 5 months) (AD.12.4) Rural Health in Transition and Agincourt Research Unit 02 Jul 2018
South African Sign Language Interpreter (AD09) (AD.09.4) Disability Rights Unit 06 Jul 2018