Teaching Assistant Programme

The Teaching Assistant (TA)Programme is an initiative being implemented at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology  to facilitate the professional development of teaching assistants at a discipline-specific level.

The aim of the TA is to assist and support a lecturer/senior lecturer/head of programme/head of department. A Teaching Assistant works under the guidance of a lecturer/senior lecturer/head of programme/head of department to assist and support the lecturer to implement programmes and classes for that could include those requiring detailed and specialist knowledge in particular areas; the Teaching Assistant assists in the whole planning cycle and the management/ preparation of teaching and learning; the TA may lecturer or facilitate classes as appropriate.


Suggested Dates
Thursday 11th June
Friday 19th  June
Wednesday 8th July

Procedures to apply:

Teaching Assistant Training Enrolment

Send an email to:

Mrs. Jean Collins; collinsj@cput.ac.za (Bellville)


Ms. Siphokazi Mboxela at, TshakaO@cput.ac.za (Cape Town)

  1. Request a teaching assistant application form or download the form below.
  2. Click Here for TA Training Enrolment Form 

Complete the application form

NB* The lecturer as well as the HOD of the department should then sign the application form.

Attach a copy of the student academic record.

Return signed forms and copy of your academic record to Jean Collins in room 3.12 in the IT Centre(Bellville) or Ms Onele Tshaka E-Learning Room 2.26 Cape Town