Counselling Assistant(s) (carrying the job title of ‘Student Guidance Officer, SCS’)

Job level Entry
Location Hong Kong
Employment type
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Training & Development
Government / Social Service > Counselling / Social Work
Published On 04/11/2016
ref. 1600024Y

School of Continuing and Professional Studies
Counselling Assistant(s) (carrying the job title of ‘Student Guidance Officer, SCS’)
(Ref. 1600024Y) (closing date: November 15, 2016)
Applicants should have (i) a good Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Counselling or Social Work (relevant work experience is required for those with a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work); (ii) undergone training in counselling; (iii) fluency in both written and spoken Chinese (including Putonghua) and English; and (iv) willingness to work flexible hours. Applicants who have completed GCDF training and have relevant post-qualification experience, experience in student affairs and student career development programmes in the tertiary education settings are preferred. Duties include (a) providing individual guidance and counselling services to students; (b) designing and conducting career development and training programmes; (c) assisting in mass programmes and other student development activities; (d) providing consultation for student organisations; (e) planning and organising holistic activities for students; (f) conducting psycho-education workshops; (g) liaising with families and allied professionals on the management of individual cases; and (h) performing other tasks as assigned. Appointment will initially be made on a contract basis for up to 2 years (with contract-end gratuity for a 2-year contract), renewable subject to good performance and mutual agreement. Shortlisted candidates will be required to sit for a written test.

Application Procedure
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