EDUCATION BUREAU Non-Civil Service Vacancies Professional Development and Training Division


Non-Civil Service Vacancies
Professional Development and Training Division

Assessment Officer (Liberal Studies) EDB Job Code : EDB/PDT/165/19

Job level Entry
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Government / Civil Services / Public Sector / Public Utilities
Job function Government / Social Services > Government
Published On 13/07/2019

Salary : $69,045 per month (Gratuity : 10%) (Contract Period : 1 year)

Duties : (a) To support the Assessment Panel in working out the assessment criteria and excellence indicators and to undertake research as may be required by the Assessment Panel of the Chief Executive’s Award for Teaching Excellence [CEATE]; (b) To liaise with schools, nominators and/ or nominees on matters relating to the assessment of nominations; (c) To support the Assessment Panel in conducting initial assessment of all nominations received such as examining nomination documents, conducting interviews, taking notes, compiling reports, etc; (d) To support the Assessment Panel in conducting detailed assessment of the short-listed nominations, such as conducting school visits, class observations, taking notes, compiling reports, etc; (e) To provide professional inputs for the publication of the CEATE Compendium, the preparation of the sharing session of the Award Presentation Ceremony, the production of publicity videos, the information to be uploaded to the awarded teaching practices repository in CEATE website, etc; and (f) To compile a comprehensive report on the assessment work and to assist in the professional and administrative duties.

Entry Requirements : (a) A Hong Kong bachelor’s degree, or equivalent [See Remarks (i)]; (b) A certificate in education from a Hong Kong tertiary educational institution, or equivalent; (c) At least 10 years’ post-degree teaching, quality assurance and/or curriculum development experience in the teaching of Liberal Studies or relevant subjects [See Remarks (ii)]; (d) Good English and Chinese writing skills, fluent in spoken English and Cantonese; and (e) Experience in training or assessing teachers preferred.

Remarks for Post  :
(i) Candidates should mark clearly on their application forms the major and minor subjects studied in their degree course. Candidates possessing additional qualifications (e.g. a second/higher degree in a relevant subject) should include details in their applications;
(ii)Candidates with the relevant experience should list the details and nature of the experience on the application form; and
(iii)Please state “Application for Assessment Officer (Chinese Language Education Key Learning Area)” or “Application for Assessment Officer (Liberal Studies)” or “Application for Assessment Officer (Moral and Civic Education)” on the envelope.

Closing date of application : 24 July 2019

How to apply : You may obtain an application form [G.F. 340 (Rev.3/2013)] from any Home Affairs Enquiry Centre of District Offices, Home Affairs Department or any Job Centre of the Employment Services Division, Labour Department. You may also download the application form from the Civil Service Bureau’s Internet website ( To apply, please send the completed application form to the address below on or before the closing date for application. To avoid delayed or unsuccessful delivery of applications by post, please ensure that the correct address is clearly printed or written on the envelope and sufficient postage has been affixed before posting. Mail items bearing insufficient postage will not be delivered to this Bureau and will be returned to the sender or disposed of by the Hongkong Post, where appropriate. Applicants will bear any consequences arising from paying insufficient postage. Bilingual advertisements of the post, including other information such as gratuity (if any) and fringe benefits etc. are available at the Civil Service Bureau’s Internet website (

Address and Enquiry Telephone :
Address : CEATE Secretariat, Professional Development and Training Division, Education Bureau, Room 1107, 11/F., Wu Chung House, 213 Queen’s Road East, Wan Chai, Hong Kong (Tel : 2892 5793)