Web Design Lecturer
Cape Town, South Africa
Friends of Design – Academy of Digital Arts – located in Cape Town – require a skilled and experienced Web Designer to join our team of passionate Lecturers. We are seeking someone who is passionate about education and who enjoys teaching young inquisitive minds. A person who enjoys helping others to grow and to help nurture the talent of young creatives.
Our ideal candidate is an experienced Web Designer with deep understanding of the core fundamentals and principles of solid web design. We are seeking the type of person who reads about the latest changes, trends and movements in the industry daily. Web designers who love to freelance are especially welcome.
It would be beneficial if the candidate has prior teaching experience, however this is not required.
- Adobe Photoshop
- Adobe Illustrator
- Understands Web Design processes, i.e. wire-framing, mockups, etc.
- Wire-framing & Prototyping tools – Balsamiq, Invision, Zepplin, etc.
- UX concepts andprinciples
- HTML & CSS (HTML5 & CSS3)
- Web Browsers & web technologies
- Cross browser compatibility
- Responsive Design Principles
- ATOM, Brackets, Sublime etc.
- Filezilla or FTP tools
- Web Hosting and Domains
- General research skills
- Bootstrap 3 or 4
- PHP & WordPress
- SASS & PUGJS
- Other Precomplied or Markup languages
- Design Patterns / Development Patterns
- Agile Software Development Methodology
- Understanding of persona creation and identification
- Basic Marketing – Target market, Swot Analysis, Demographics, Psychometric etc
- js, React, Ember or Express
- Lecturing/Teaching experience
- Passionate about Web Design and the industry
- Team player
- Interested in Education
- negotiable, depending on experience
About Friends of Design:
Friends of Design – Academy of Digital Arts, was founded 2006 and has enjoyed much success as one of Cape Town’s leading Higher Education institutions. We, at Friends of Design, pride ourselves on being committed to exceptionally high standards in all arenas. We are committed to high level of education quality and have enjoyed and maintained national and international industry accreditation since our outset.
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