THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Assistant Lecturer, Centre for Advancement of Chinese Language Education and Research

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
11 Feb 2020
End of advertisement period
29 Feb 2020
Ref
499653
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
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: Centre for Advancement of Chinese Language Education and Research within the Faculty of Education (10088)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Assistant Lecturer (holding the title of Senior School Support Officer) in the Centre for Advancement of Chinese Language Education and Research (CACLER) within the Faculty of Education (Ref.: 499653) (to commence as soon as possible until July 31, 2021, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education or a relevant field, a postgraduate Diploma in Education or equivalent, at least 5 years’ post-qualification teaching experience, a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese, highly developed communication and organizational skills, and the ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team. Solid research experience in relation to teaching Chinese for non-Chinese speaking pre-primary students is a must.

The appointee will assist the Project Director to conceptualize the project experiences and findings to generate research papers for publication, develop good exemplars and pedagogical approaches with reference to our collaborations with kindergartens, write progress reports and evaluation reports for the project, conduct dissemination activities, and perform other duties as assigned.

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 and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until February 29, 2020 or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.