Senior Lecturer / Lecturer I / Lecturer II (PR0359/20-21)

Job level Middle
Education Doctorate or above
Location
Within Hong Kong, Kowloon
Employment type Contract
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Higher Education
Education / Training > Tutor / Teaching Assistant
Published On 21/06/2021
ref. PR0359/20-21

SCHOOL OF CONTINUING EDUCATION

Early Childhood and Elementary Education Division

The Early Childhood and Elementary Education Division (ECEED), an academic arm of the School of Continuing Education, is the premier provider of early childhood and primary school teacher education in Hong Kong. It currently offers a range of academic programmes on a full-time or part-time basis for students pursuing courses with qualifications awarded from certificate to postgraduate levels. Its training programmes on early childhood education are supported by the Hong Kong Baptist University Kindergarten (HKBU-K) which provides a training platform for the students of ECE programmes. HKBU-K, as a university-affiliated kindergarten, adopts play-based learning and values whole-child development for its 250 children studying in the morning/afternoon (Cantonese) sessions. HKBU-K is also going to launch an international stream. Applications are now invited for the following position:

Senior Lecturer / Lecturer I / Lecturer II (PR0359/20-21)

The appointee is expected to perform the following duties: a) teaching in his/her fields of study; b) developing programmes and curricula; c) co-ordinating and managing part-time teaching staff to work as a team; d) performing quality assurance; e) supervising students on research projects and fieldwork practice; and f) providing guidance and counselling to students.

Applicants should possess a doctoral degree or recognised professional standing in Information Technology/Science Education/Creative Media or relevant fields plus substantial years of experience in teaching, curriculum development and academic co-ordination. Preference will be given to candidates with a Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma in Education. Experience in working in a higher education/early childhood education setting will be highly desirable. Good interpersonal skills and willingness to work outside normal working hours are also essential. Candidates with a lower level of qualification and/or less experience will be considered for the post of Lecturer I / Lecturer II.

Reference salary range:

Senior Lecturer : HK$67,000 - HK$93,000
Lecturer I  : HK$49,000 - HK$78,000
Lecturer II  : HK$36,000 - HK$47,000

Initial appointment will be offered on a fixed-term contract of two to three years. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure:

Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the HKBU e-Recruitment System (jobs.hkbu.edu.hk) and send in their most recent teaching evaluation results. Those not invited for interview 4 months after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. All application materials including publication samples, scholarly/creative works will be disposed of after the completion of the recruitment exercise. Details of the University’s Personal Information Collection Statement can be found at http://hro.hkbu.edu.hk/pics.

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions applicable at the time of offer.

Closing date: 1 July 2021