Guidance Counsellor / Assistant Guidance Counsellor
COLLEGE OF INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION
Established in 2000, the College of International Education (CIE) is a self-funded unit of the Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU), offering full-time Associate Degree Programme and Undergraduate Honours Degree Programmes at both the HKBU Kowloon Tong and Shatin Shek Mun campuses. The CIE, managed by the School of Continuing Education (SCE), one of the seven Faculties/Schools of HKBU, currently enrolls about 5,000 students, and is committed to sustaining the University's mission of providing quality whole-person higher education with a Christian heritage. English is used as the medium of instruction at the College. Applications are now invited for the following position:
Guidance Counsellor / Assistant Guidance Counsellor (PR224/17-18)
The appointee will develop and oversee initiatives for student development. Duties include articulation and career development, guidance and counselling, liaising with academic and administrative teams within the College, with the HKBU community and external bodies for provision of student activities and experiential learning opportunities.
Applicants should have a higher degree plus substantial teaching/training/administrative/counselling experience at tertiary education level. They are also expected to demonstrate outstanding interpersonal skills, leadership qualities and collegiality as a team player.
Initial appointment at the rank of Lecturer II or Assistant Lecturer will be made on a fixed-term contract of two years. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding.
Reference salary range:
Lecturer II : HK$33,000 - HK$43,000
Assistant Lecturer : HK$26,000 - HK$32,000
The appointee will be required to serve at either/both the Kowloon Tong or/and Shatin Shek Mun campuses.
Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the HKBU e-Recruitment System (jobs.hkbu.edu.hk) and send in their most recent teaching/training evaluation results. 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: 20 January 2018