Lingnan University, a distinctive liberal arts institution in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, is committed to the provision of quality whole-person education by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions. It strives to pursue excellence in teaching, learning, scholarship and community engagement. With three academic Faculties, it offers a wide range of undergraduate degree programmes in arts, business and social sciences. Lingnan’s liberal arts education is characterised by a broad-based interdisciplinary curriculum with specialised disciplinary studies; close student-staff relationship; a vibrant residential campus; ample global learning opportunities; active community engagement and multifarious workplace experience. The University also offers postgraduate programmes up to doctoral level in various disciplines. Applications are now invited for the following post:
Administrative Assistant - Centre for English and Additional Languages
Centre for English and Additional Languages
(Post Ref.: 16/205/SW)
The Centre for English and Additional Languages (CEAL) at Lingnan University is seeking to appoint an Administrative Assistant towork in the Office of CEAL. The appointee will be required to: (a) perform a variety of general and administrative duties for the Additional Language courses; (b) liaise with other departments/units; (c) provide clerical and administrative support for the CEAL; (d) work closely with the Departmental Secretary to ensure the smooth day-to-day running of the Office of CEAL; and (e) report to the Additional Language Coordinator.
Applicants should have: (i) Grade E or above in English Language and Chinese Language obtained in HKALE / Level 3 or above in English Language and Chinese Language obtained in HKDSE; (ii) a good command of spoken and written English and Chinese, good interpersonalcommunication skills and the ability towork in a multicultural environment; (iii) a high level of competence in MS Word, Excel and web applications, good knowledge of Windows and Mac software, andbasic desktoppublishing skills; (iv) at least two years’ relevant work experience in providing support to academic staff at university; and (v) a strong sense of responsibility, ability to work independently, good organization skills, flexible andadaptable working attitude.
Salary and Benefits
Commencing salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits, where applicable, include annual leave, medical and dental benefits, mandatory provident fund and gratuity.
Applicants are invited to send their dossier together with a completed personal data sheet (Form R1 which is obtainable at http://www.ln.edu.hk/hr/employment-opportunities/application-forms) to the Human Resources Office, Lingnan University, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong by post, by fax at (852) 2891-5782 or by email: recruit@LN.edu.hk (as attachment in MS Word format) by 14 November 2016. Applicants shall provide names and contact information of at least three referees to whom applicants’ consent has been given for their providing references. Please specify the post you are applying for and quote the reference number of the post in all correspondence. Further information on the University and its programmes and activities can be found on the University’s web site : http://www.LN.edu.hk. Enquiries can be directed to recruit@LN.edu.hk.
The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, or to fill the post by invitation or by search. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.