Established by the Hong Kong Government in 1989 as a provider of distance education, OUHK began offering full-time face-to-face degree programmes in 2001. Over the years we have grown into a leader in open and flexible education in the Asia Pacific region, and our full-time face-to-face programmes for qualified secondary school leavers are on par with other established universities across Hong Kong. OUHK today is a young, dynamic, full-fledged university.
The University strives to be a leader in providing open and flexible education to all, and to excel as a provider of higher education. To advance learning, knowledge, and research that meet students’ learning aspirations and society’s talent needs, focusing on practical and professional programmes. As a multi-mode university, we use innovative teaching and the latest education technology to offer world class education, guided by our core values of fairness, integrity, perseverance, and innovation.
Today we have over 9,500 full-time and 10,000 part-time students in the four Schools at the OUHK with about 220 programmes of studies. In addition, there are about 2,500 full-time/part-time students studying in LiPACE.
Li Ka Shing Institute of Professional & Continuing Education (LiPACE)
As one of the five academic units of the OUHK, the LiPACE is a dynamic, market-oriented and fast growing continuing education provider. With the mission of promoting life-long learning, the LiPACE offers a variety of flexible and high-quality educational opportunities, with an emphasis on face-to-face teaching, to the public for personal development, career advancement and appreciation of life. These include professional and training programmes, full-time programmes (e.g. Diploma Yi Jin, Diploma and Higher Diploma), full-time/part-time degree and masters programmes in collaboration with overseas institutions, and the Capacity Building Mileage Programme (a flexible learning project designed to equip women with a positive mindset and develop their potentials) in collaboration with the Women’s Commission.
We are now inviting application(s) for the following post in the LiPACE:
Programme Officer (Business) (Ref: 17-PO-241-J)
The appointee is responsible for the following duties:
To assist in programme/course planning, development, coordination and delivery;
To support the Institute’s operations;
To participate in Institute/University activities and;
To undertake classroom teaching, where necessary.
Applicants are required to possess the following:
A relevant recognised Bachelor’s degree in Business or a related discipline, preferably a higher degree with professional qualifications in such subject areas;
Relevant professional experience in the related subject areas and/or teaching/administration experience in tertiary/continuing education and experience in working on corporate training and tender proposals are preferred;
Good written communication skills as well as interpersonal and organizational skills and;
Proficiency in both English and Chinese (preferably including Putonghua).
Terms of Appointment
Successful candidate will be appointed on a full-time fixed term contract. Fringe benefits will include annual leave, medical & dental benefits, life insurance coverage and gratuity, where applicable.
Please complete the “Application Form”, which is obtainable from the University's website (http://www.ouhk.edu.hk/jobs), and send it together with your CV to the Human Resources Unit, The Open University of Hong Kong by e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org) (Please quote the reference number in your application).
Deadline: 20 September 2017