Associate Project Director (at the grade of Lecturer)
The University of Hong Kong
Apply now Ref.: 515887
Work type: Full-time
Department: Faculty of Social Sciences (30000)
Categories: Academic-related Staff
Applications are invited for appointment as Associate Project Director (at
the grade of Lecturer) in the Faculty of Social Sciences (Ref.: 515887),
to commence on December 1, 2022, on a two-year fixed-term basis, with the
possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.
The appointee will work in the Jockey Club End-of-Life Community Care Project
(JCECC) under the Faculty of Social Sciences. The Project, started in 2016,
aimed at improving the quality of End-of-Life Care (EoLC), enhancing the
capacity of service providers, as well as raising public awareness on life and
death issues. Details of the Project could be found at https:// www. JCECC.hk.
Applicants should possess a good Master's degree in Social Work, Mental
Health, Psychology, Behavioral Health, Counselling, Management or a related
discipline; and preferably at least 8 years' relevant work experience in
managing professional and public education project. Expert competence
includes, but not limited to, family counselling, palliative care, use of
play, use of therapeutic groups and bereavement care will be an advantage.
The appointee is expected to lead a team of training officers and research
officers in the project and to make sure all the training and research
deliverables are delivered on time; perform administrative roles and prepare
regular reports to the funder, collaborators and directors, as well as perform
other duties as assigned.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience
will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. At the
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 applications for the above post. Applicants
should apply online, upload a covering letter and an up-to-date CV. Review of
applications will start as soon as possible and continue until August 31,
2022 , or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.
Advertised: Jul 28, 2022 (HK Time)
Applications close: Aug 31, 2022 (HK Time)