The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups (HKFYG) was founded in 1960 and is now the city’s largest non-profit-making youth service organisation. It has a team of 1,200 capable and competent staff members and professionals who work with enthusiasm and commitment to deliver specialised and multifarious...

The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups (HKFYG) was founded in 1960 and is now the city’s largest non-profit-making youth service organisation. It has a team of 1,200 capable and competent staff members and professionals who work with enthusiasm and commitment to deliver specialised and multifarious services and facilities. You are invited to join us in accompanying the young people of today as they transit into adulthood and to support and enhance the vision and mission of the HKFYG.

Development Officer / Programme Manager (The HKFYG Leadership Institute)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 2 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Fanling
Employment type Full Time
Industry Charity / NGO / Non-Profit Org / Social Services
Job function Administration > Clerical / Admin / Operation
Government / Social Service > Counselling / Social Work
Government / Social Service > Others
Published On 15/11/2019
ref. HKFYG-20190831-856

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

The HKFYG Leadership Institute is looking for a high-calibre candidate who is positive, self-motivated, futuristic and committed to serving young people with a strong drive to strive for continual improvement and with a high level of personal integrity. The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups has grown into city’s major youth work charitable organisation and youth leadership development has been a key focus to support Hong Kong's sustainable growth with capable and devoted homegrown young leaders.

The Institute is now located at the revitalised Former Fanling Magistracy with a new lodge for accommodation. As a member of the professional team, you will be able to unleash your potential through hands-on experiences, strategic planning and a wide range of exposures with a vibrant network of partners in Hong Kong, across Mainland China and the world. Through your efforts and teamwork, you will also be able to Make Wonders with young people. Find out more at LeadershipInstitute.hk

Candidates applying for this job should be ready to learn from the tradition, to lead innovative changes and to serve selflessly for the young people in Hong Kong in the Federation. You will be amazed by the satisfaction you could gain.

We are looking for effective team members with focuses on the following:

  • Curriculum design, training programme management
  • E-learning (platform) development, user experience enhancement
  • Marketing communications, resources development
  • Heritage conservation, public engagement
  • Premises (sales & management)

 

Entry Requirements:

Study Fields:

  • Recognised University graduate in education, e-learning, social sciences, business administration, IT, UX, English language, government and public administration, marketing, communications, heritage, culture, property management, or related disciplines

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Essential requirements:

  • Proficiency in both spoken and written English and Chinese.
  • Proficiency in writing and communication and organisational skills.
  • Be tech-savvy

Others [depends on the posts]:

  • Solid Experience related to the posts or leadership development in general
  • Preference will be given to candidates with hands-on experience in online learning, educational technology and managing the learning management system, such as accounts setup, students’ usage and digital marketing tools and latest social media trend with a thorough understanding of major social platforms functionalities

 

Personal Attributes:

  • Be Self-motivated with commitment
  • Possess an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Be able to work independently and as a team
  • Eager to work with young people and in a non-profit setting
  • Be able to stand high pressure with wellness

 

Additional Requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience

To apply, please submit an online application at HKFYG Recruitment Portal (erecruit.hkfyg.org.hk). Candidates may be required to undergo Sexual Conviction Record Check (SCRC) if job duties involve frequent contact with children. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified to attend a written test.

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