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 / Temporary Teaching Associate (Chinese & Putonghua)

Job level Entry
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Mandarin
Location
Tsing Yi
Employment type Part Time
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training > Teacher - Tertiary / Vocational
Education / Training > Tutor / Teaching Assistant
Education / Training > Others
Published On 24/12/2019
Tags
ref. O/TY-LC/Term_Temp_TA(CP)/12/19

Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Tsing Yi)

Department / Section : Language Centre

Ref. no : O/TY-LC/Term_Temp_TA(CP)/12/19
 
Major Duties:
(a)To perform teaching duties and assist in supervision of students’ projects and fieldwork placement;
(b)To assist in carrying out duties in relation to student and academic administration;
(c)To assist in updating and developing programme curriculum and teaching, learning and assessment materials;
(d)To participate in departmental projects and function, including but not limited to consultancy services, research studies, seminars and exhibitions; and
(e)To organize language enhancement activities.
  
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 with 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 Assessment Authority (HKEAA) or equivalent.
(c)Preferably with relevant teaching and/or industry experience;
(d)Good communication and presentation skills in both English and Chinese;
(e)Good problem solving and time management skills; and
(f)A good team player, able to work on own initiative and willing to meet challenges.
  
Note:
Shortlisted candidates will be required to take a written assessment in Chinese.
Application Procedures:
A completed application form [VTC-1 (Rev. 1/2018)], together with a full curriculum vitae, should be sent to the Language Centre, Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Tsing Yi), 20 Tsing Yi Road, Tsing Yi Island, New Territories.  Please specify on the envelope the reference of the post being applied for.
 
Closing date for application: 6 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.