The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong (HSUHK) is a non-profit private liberal-arts-oriented university. It has five Schools (Business, Communication, Decision Sciences, Humanities & Social Science, and Translation), with around 6,000 full-time students and 200 full-time faculty members. Adopting...

The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong (HSUHK) is a non-profit private liberal-arts-oriented university. It has five Schools (Business, Communication, Decision Sciences, Humanities & Social Science, and Translation), with around 6,000 full-time students and 200 full-time faculty members. Adopting the unique “Liberal + Professional” education model, HSUHK is a residential institution which puts quality teaching and students’ all-round development as its highest priorities. Aspiring to be a leading private university in the region, HSUHK features top-quality faculty members, award-winning green campus facilities, innovative degree programmes, impactful research, and excellent student development/support services. Our aim is to nurture young talents with critical thinking, innovative minds, human caring attitude, moral values and social responsibilities.

The University now invites application for the following position to work in the Project “Towards Student Success - Developing Holistic Support for Students with Special Educational Needs”, funded by the Quality Enhancement Support Scheme:

SEN Training Officer – Student Affairs Office (Ref: TO (SAO) 2020-07-24)

Job level Entry
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese, Chinese - Mandarin, English
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 5-day week, Gratuity, Medical plan
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Special Needs
Education / Training > Training & Development
Government / Social Services > Project / Program Development
Published On 24/07/2020
ref. TO (SAO) 2020-07-24

 

Responsibilities:  

  • drive and design training materials and carry out training for staff on support services for students with special educational needs (SEN);
  • consolidate information and resources for development of a guidebook on supporting SEN students;
  • facilitate and monitor the organization and implementation of student-led programmes;
  • collaborate with student counsellors and professional staff of the Student Affairs Office on case interviews, provision of support services and case referral; and
  • collaborate with the Student Affairs Office to create synergy for effective implementation of the project and promote awareness of SEN students and their needs

 

 

Applicants should: 

  • possess a recognized bachelor’s degree with relevant working experience related to support services for SEN students;
  • excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese;
  • good problem solving and communication skills and computer literacy;
  • self-motivated, good team player, and able to work independently with strong sense of responsibility.

 

Applicants with educational background in SEN-related discipline and work experience in the higher education sector will be an advantage. 

 

The appointee is expected to assume duty in September 2020.  Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Applicants should send a full resume with expected salary by email to hr@hsu.edu.hk or by post to Human Resources Office, The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong, Hang Shin Link, Siu Lek Yuen, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong on or before 9 August 2020.  Please indicate the post applied for and mark 'Application - Confidential' and the reference number on the cover.  The University reserves the right not to fill the position in this exercise. 

Applicants who are not invited to an interview within three months may consider their applications unsuccessful.  All information received will be treated in strict confidence, and the data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only.  The Personal Information Collection Statement will be provided upon request. 

The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong, incorporated in Hong Kong with limited liability by guarantee, is an equal opportunity employer.