Vocational Training Council (VTC), established in 1982, has always been at the forefront of vocational and professional education and training (VPET). As a statutory body, we exist within Hong Kong education system to ensure the skills of the Hong Kong workforce remain fresh and future ready. Our mandate...

Vocational Training Council (VTC), established in 1982, has always been at the forefront of vocational and professional education and training (VPET). As a statutory body, we exist within Hong Kong education system to ensure the skills of the Hong Kong workforce remain fresh and future ready. Our mandate to provide VPET is vital in meeting industry needs, and in fulfilling the aspirations of the quarter of a million young people and in-service workers who attend a programme every year at one of our 13 member institutions. Join us if you share our mission.

Term Lecturer / Teaching Associate (Whole Person Development Programmes)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 3 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese, Chinese - Mandarin, English
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Tertiary / Vocational
Government / Social Services > Community Services / Non-profit Organisations
Government / Social Services > Counselling / Social Work
Published On 30/07/2021
ref. O/YC-SDO/Term LTA(WPD)/07/21

Youth College

Department / Section : Student Development Office
Ref. no : O/YC-SDO/Term LTA(WPD)/07/21

Major Duties of Term Lecturer:
(a) To perform teaching duties including supervision of students’ projects and fieldwork placement;
(b) To carry out duties in relation to student and academic administration;
(c) To develop programme curriculum and teaching materials;
(d) To act as Module Co-ordinator of Structured Whole Person Development (SWPD) Programme; and
(e) To participate in departmental projects and functions including but not limited to consultancy services, research studies, seminars and exhibitions.

Requirements for Term Lecturer
(a) A recognised degree in Social Science, Social Work, Liberal Studies, or relevant discipline, or professional qualifications;
(b) At least 3 years’ relevant teaching and /or industry experience; preferably with experience in teaching and developing generic skills modules; and
(c) A good team player with the ability to work independently under pressure.

Notes:
(1) Applicants with less experience may be considered for the post of “Term Teaching Associate”
(2) Shortlisted applicants will be required to attend a written test.
(3) In support of the Sexual Conviction Record Check (SCRC) Scheme launched by the Hong Kong Police Force, all prospective appointees will be requested to undergo the SCRC at the advanced stage of the employment process.
(4) The appointees may be required to perform duties outside normal working hours and at different work locations as assigned.

Application Procedures:
A completed application form [VTC-1 (Rev. 1/2018)], together with a full curriculum vitae, should be sent to the Senior Student Development Officer, Student Development Office, Youth College (Kowloon Bay), Room 423, 46 Tai Yip Street, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon, or by e-mail to yckb-cs@vtc.edu.hk Please specify on the envelope, or in the subject of the e-mail, whichever is appropriate, the reference of the post being applied for.

Closing date for application: 13 August 2021

Applicants not invited for interview within 10 weeks from the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful.

The Council reserves the right not to fill the post(s).

Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only. Information on unsuccessful candidates will normally be destroyed 12 months after the completion of the recruitment exercise.