Lecturer in Counselling or Learning Diversity

Hong Kong (HK)
30 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
16 Dec 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


Early Childhood and Elementary Education Division

The Early Childhood and Elementary Education Division (ECEED), an academic arm of the School of Continuing Education, is the premier provider of early childhood and primary school teacher education in Hong Kong. It currently offers a range of academic programmes on a full-time or part-time basis to 2,000 students pursuing courses with qualifications awarded from certificate to postgraduate levels. Its training programmes on early childhood education are supported by the Hong Kong Baptist University Kindergarten which provides a training platform for the students of ECE programmes. Applications are now invited for the following position:

Lecturer I / Lecturer II (Counselling or Learning Diversity) (PR091/17-18)

The appointee is expected to perform the following duties and to ensure quality of teaching and learning: a) teach in his/her fields of studies; b) plan, co-ordinate and design curriculum; c) co-ordinate and train part-time teaching staff; d) supervise students on research projects and teaching practice; and e) provide guidance and counselling services to students.

Applicants should possess a higher degree and preference will be given to those holding a doctoral degree. Holder of Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma in Education is considered advantageous. Candidates with work experience in higher education/early childhood education/special needs education/student services will be highly desirable. Good interpersonal skills and willingness to work outside normal working hours are also essential.

Reference salary range:
Lecturer I  : HK$45,000 - HK$71,000
Lecturer II : HK$33,000 - HK$43,000

Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of two years. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding.

Those who have responded to the advertisement posted in September 2017 need not re-apply.

Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure:

Applicants are invited to write in response to the requirements and fill in the application form which is obtainable (a) by downloading from http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/applicationforms; or (b) by fax at 3411-7799; or (c) in person from the Human Resources Section, School of Continuing Education, HKBU, 2/F., Franki Centre, 320 Junction Road, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon. The completed application form should be sent to the same address by post or by e-mail to sce_hr@hkbu.edu.hk.

Please quote PR number on all correspondence. Applicants are requested to send in their most recent teaching evaluation results to the Human Resources Section, School of Continuing Education direct. Applicants not invited for interview 4 months after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. All application materials including publication samples, scholarly/creative works will not be returned after the completion of the recruitment exercise unless upon request. Details of the University's Personal Information Collection Statement can be found at http://pers.hkbu.edu.hk/pics

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, and the appointment will be made according to the terms and conditions then applicable at the time of offer.

Closing date: 16 December 2017  

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