Half-time Fieldwork Administrator
FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES
Department of Social Work
Half-time Fieldwork Administrator (PR415/17-18)
The appointee will collaborate with and assist the fieldwork coordinators and fieldwork director in managing and overseeing fieldwork and practicum related matters. Applicants is expected to liaise with external agencies and fieldwork supervisors to explore and develop new placements; arrange placements; organise pre-placement orientations; handle students' enquiry on fieldwork practice arrangement; assist the Fieldwork Committee to organise supervisors' meetings and conduct research on fieldwork learning; and take up any other administrative duties as assigned.
Applicants should have a Bachelor's degree or above in social work or a related discipline, with at least five years of relevant work experience. They should also have analytical, good interpersonal and communication skills. Proficiency in both English and Chinese (including Putonghua and Cantonese) is required.
Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract of one to two years commencing September 2018 or as soon as possible. Re-appointment thereafter is subject to performance review, mutual agreement and availability of funding.
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). Applicants not invited for interview 8 weeks after the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful. 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: 23 June 2018