Assistant Lecturer, Centre for Advancement of Chinese Language Education and Research
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 School Development Officer) in the Centre for Advancement of Chinese Language Education and Research (CACLER) within the Faculty of Education (Ref.: 500434) (to commence as soon as possible for 1 year, with the possibility of renewal)
Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree or above in Education, Chinese Language, Social Science or a related discipline with at least 3 years’ post-qualification teaching experience in primary and/or secondary schools. Professional knowledge of Chinese language education, assessment, and linguistics is an advantage. Those who are energetic, enthusiastic and willing to take initiative in providing quality research support service to investigators and other stakeholders are preferred.
The appointee will be responsible for providing school-based support for primary and/or secondary schools admitting non-Chinese speaking (NCS) students; collaborating with teachers in curriculum development, lesson planning and observation, post-lesson debriefing; developing pedagogical approaches to cater for the learning diversity of NCS students; promoting learning and teaching with assessment data; sharing at teacher professional development activities; conducting data analysis; writing research reports and resource packages; and performing other duties as assigned.
Information about the Centre can be obtained at http://www.cacler.hku.hk.
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 July 10, 2020 or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.