Lecturer, Department of Social Work and Social Administration
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Work type: Full-time
Department: Department of Social Work and Social Administration (30300)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Lecturer (holding the title of Deputy Director of Field Instruction) in the Department of Social Work and Social Administration (Ref.:503466) (to commence on July 1, 2021 or as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability)
Applicants should possess a Master’s degree with at least 10 years’ work experience in social welfare sector and be a registered social worker. Preferences will be given to those with higher academic qualifications, and supervisory/management level experience. The appointee will deputize the Director of Field Instruction in administration of the fieldwork programmes; he/she will be responsible for classroom as well as fieldwork teaching at undergraduate and/or postgraduate levels.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income. The appointment will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 15% of basic salary.
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 April 30, 2021, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.