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 / Part-time (Daytime) Teaching Associate (Chinese and Putonghua)

Job level Entry
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Tin Shui Wai, Tuen Mun
Employment type Part Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Tertiary / Vocational
Education / Training > Others
Others > Others
Published On 23/12/2019
Tags
ref. O/YC(TM/TSW)-LC/Term_PT(DT)TA(CP)/12/19

Youth College

Department / Section : Language Centre
Ref. no : O/YC(TM/TSW)-LC/Term_PT(DT)TA(CP)/12/19

Work Location: Tuen Mun / Tin Shui Wai

Subject Area:
Chinese and Putonghua

Major Duties:
(a) To perform teaching duties, and assist in supervision of students’ projects;
(b) To carry out duties in relation to student and academic administration;
(c) To assist in updating and developing programme curriculum and teaching, learning and assessment materials; and
(d) To participate in Campus projects and functions of the Language Centre where necessary.

Requirements:
(a) (i) A recognized degree in Chinese Language/ Chinese Language and Literature/ Language Studies (Chinese) / Chinese Linguistics / Education (Chinese); OR
     (ii) A recognized degree in Translation/ Teaching Chinese as a Second Language or as a Foreign Language. A transcript of course details should be provided for consideration; and
(b) (i) Grade B, Level 2 or above in the Putonghua Shuiping Ceshi (PSC) – Putonghua Proficiency Test administered by the State Commission on Language Work;
OR
(ii) A pass in the Language Proficiency Assessment for Teachers (Putonghua) administered by the Hong Kong Examinations and Assessments Authority (HKEAA) or equivalent;
(c) Good communication, interpersonal, administrative, presentation and IT skills;
(d) Good problem solving and time management skills; and
(e) A good team player, able to work on own initiative and willing to meet challenges.

Notes:
(1) Shortlisted applicants will be required to attend a written test.
(2) 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.
(3) The appointee is subject to posting in different sites to suit the Council’s operational need.
(4) Preference will be given to candidates who are immediately available.

 

Application Procedures:
A completed application form [VTC-1 (Rev. 1/2018)], together with (i) a full curriculum vitae and (ii) a proven record of work experience, should be sent to the College Secretariat of Youth College (Tuen Mun), 18 Tsing Wun Road, Tuen Mun, New Territories, or by fax to 2454 6914, or by e-mail to yctm-cs@vtc.edu.hk Please specify on the envelope or at the cover page of the fax, or in the subject of the e-mail, whichever is appropriate, the reference of the post being applied for.

Closing date for application: 3 January 2020

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 and will be destroyed 12 months after the completion of the recruitment exercise.