Founded in 2006, the HKU SPACE Po Leung Kuk Stanley Ho Community College endeavours to provide quality education and an excellent learning environment for the holistic development of young people. The College offers Higher Diploma, Associate Degree and Diploma in Foundation Studies programmes, with over...

Founded in 2006, the HKU SPACE Po Leung Kuk Stanley Ho Community College endeavours to provide quality education and an excellent learning environment for the holistic development of young people. The College offers Higher Diploma, Associate Degree and Diploma in Foundation Studies programmes, with over 2,500 full-time students. The programmes provide articulation pathways for both local and overseas universities, and equip students with knowledge and multi-skill set for personal and career development.

Senior Student Counsellor/ Student Counsellor

Job level Senior
Work exp Minimum 8 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese, English
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Contract
Benefits Gratuity, Medical plan
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Training & Development
Government / Social Services > Counselling / Social Work
Government / Social Services > Project / Program Development
Published On 19/07/2021

Responsibilities
The appointee will provide leadership to the Student Development and Resource Centre, and be responsible for its overall management. He/She will oversee the provision of a wide range of student services with the goals of enhancing student experience and fostering all round development. The services include professional counselling, careers and placement, student development, resources and support. The appointee is also required to perform a supervisory role and facilitate the professional development of team members.

Requirements
Candidates should have (i) a recognised degree in social work or counselling discipline, preferably a higher degree and/or a professional qualification as a registered social worker; (ii) at least 8 years of relevant post-qualification experience in providing student services in post-secondary education sector; (iii) solid supervisory experience; (iv) demonstrated managerial skills and abilities to nurture a positive and collaborative work culture; (v) advanced interpersonal skills, problem-solving abilities and language proficiency.

Candidates who are less experienced will be considered for the post Student Counsellor.

Remuneration Package
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract. Fringe benefits include contract-end gratuity, generous annual leave, medical benefits, and staff development sponsorship.

Applications
Application should be sent by clicking  or by post to Human Resources Team, HKU SPACE Po Leung Kuk Stanley Ho Community College, 18/F, 66 Leighton Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong. Please state your current salary and expected salary in the CV. The closing date for application is 26 July 2021.

Applicants who have responded to the job advertisement for this position need not re-apply.

All applications will be treated in strict confidence. Only those who are shortlisted will be contacted. The College reserves the right not to fill the position advertised.