The Workers College has a dedicated group of teaching and administrative staff , committed to learners, the values and mission of the organisation and the working class in general.


Cde Linda Meyiwa

Librarian and instructer on the use of information Technology and knowledge management systems.

Cde Michael Koen

Head of Research and various roles related to organizational development.

Cde Desmond Mlatha

Education Practitioner.

Cde Msiya

Registrar legal compliance.

Cde Mphutlane wa Bofelo

Education practitioner across multiple disciplines.

Nkosinathi “Ace” Ngcobo

Researcher and educator at Workers College

Cde Shanta Reddy

Shanta currently serves the College as the Head of Legal.

Cde Kapela

Researcher and educator at the Workers’ College

Cde Dr. Gillo Momo Lekane

Head of the Education Unit

Gillo serves the Workers’ College currently as the Head of the Education Unit.

Cde Dr Thulani John Mbuli


Dr. Mbuli now serves as Director of the Workers College. SSTD (Arts), B.Paed, BA (Hons), MA (UZ) PhD, Diploma in Logistics Management (RAU/UJ), Certficate (Language) (UW, USA).

Staff List and Qualifications

Name Designation Qualifications
Dr. Thulani John Mbuli Governance and Administration: Director and Principal SSTD (ARTS), B.Paed, BA (Hons), MA (Unizulu), Phd (Unizulu) Diploma in Logistics Management (RAU/UJ), Certificate on International and Administration of Imports and Exports (UNISA), Certificate (Language) (UW, USA)
Dr. Gillo Momo Lekane Head of Teaching and Learning Unit PhD (Economic History) UKZN; MSc( Development Studies); Hons (Theology); B.Phil
Michael Koen Head of Research Unit B Soc Sci. (UKZN) B Hons. (Industrial Psychology) NMBU
Shanta Reddy Head of Legal Unit BA LLB (UIND)
Yvonne Mdlophane Head of Human Resources Unit National Diploma in Public Management; Bachelor of Technology in Public Management
Nontsindiso Penelope Mkhize Filing Officer Certificate, ND. Electrical engineering (currently studying at eThekwini TVET College)
Dominic Msiya Registry Office: Assistant Registrar- Legal Compliance Inter- BSc (Microbial Biotechnology) (UDW); Political and Social Development Cert. (Workers College); Participatory Action Research Cert. (Workers College)
Nkosinathi Ngcobo Research and Education Practitioner Masters in Social Policy, B.Paed (Arts), BA-Honours (History) –UDW
Kapele Mutachi Research and Education Practitioner Bachelor in Management and Communication(UKZN), HonsBCom (UKZN), Postgrad Certificate in Education (UKZN)
Senzo Zondo Finance: Special Accounts Masters in Commerce (Unizulu); HonsBCom(Unizulu); Com(Unizulu)
Mputlane wa Bofelo Teaching and Learning: Educator Honors (Political Science) – University of Free State).  Bachelor of Arts (UFS) Diploma in Project Management (Varsity College)
Desmond Mlatha Teaching and Learning: Educator Bachelor of Social sciences (UDW)
Linda Meyiwa Information Resources: Librarian National Diploma : Library and Information Studies
Gladys Mkhize Finance: Assets and Purchasing Practitioner
Nonkululeko Sithole Governance and Administration: Receptionist National Certificate: Business Administration Services
Mlungisi Mtolo Financial Accountant Certificate, ND. Taxation (DUT), National higher certificate in accountancy (ICBA)
Prof. Antonio Nzama Academic Resource Advisor PhD Southern Illinois University, USA. MSc Southern Illinois University, USA. MA (UZ), RSA, MEd; (UFS), RSA. BEd; (UZ) RSA, Hons B.A.UZ, RSA, Paed. (UZ).RSA, STD UZ, RSA.
Prof S. M. Motula External Educators –Bachelors in Social Science (IWLP) MLIB (Wales), PGD.Comp.Science. BED(Nairobi). Phd
Dr Thandi Magojo External Moderator BAHons (SW) (Fort Hare); BAHons Fort Hare); MSocSc, PhD (UKzn)