THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Assistant Lecturer in the Chinese Language Enhancement Programme

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
06 Dec 2018
End of advertisement period
22 Feb 2019
Ref
492634
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

The University of Hong Kong 's highest priorities are to create opportunities for the very best academic talents to excel and to advance human knowledge to the benefit of society. We serve the needs of Hong Kong, the wider region and the rest of the world.

Work type: Full-time
Department: School of Chinese (04100)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Assistant Lecturer in the Chinese Language Enhancement Programme (CLEP) in the School of Chinese (Ref.: 492634) (to commence on September 1, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter, on a three-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal) 

One of the primary missions of the CLEP is to equip students with the necessary Chinese language skills for academic and professional pursuits. Tailor-made, discipline-specific practical Chinese language courses are offered to the undergraduates in all Faculties across the University. Further information on the Programme can be obtained at http://www.hku.hk/chinese. 

Applicants should possess a Master’s degree or equivalent and relevant teaching experience (normally 3 years’ post-qualification experience at tertiary level). They should have the ability to conduct Cantonese courses, and a native command of Cantonese. A high level of competence in Putonghua and written English is a definite advantage. The appointee should demonstrate a strong sense of commitment, a track record of excellence in teaching and a capacity to develop the Cantonese curriculum. Apart from teaching, he/she will be expected to perform administrative duties such as the coordination of courses and the preparation of official documents. 

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

The University only accepts online application for the above post.  Applicants should apply online at the University’s careers site (http://jobs.hku.hk) and upload an up-to-date C.V. 

Closes February 22, 2019.

The University is an equal opportunities employer and is
committed to equality, ethics, inclusivity, diversity and transparency

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