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Part-time Library Assistants (Ref.: 17-PTLA-280-J)

Part-time Library Assistants (Ref.: 17-PTLA-280-J)


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. 
We are now inviting application(s) for the following post in the Library:
Part-time Library Assistants (Ref.: 17-PTLA-280-J)
The appointees are responsible for the following duties:
  1. To perform duties related to the circulation services of the Library; and
  2. To be responsible for the opening and closing of the Library.
The working hours will normally be between 6:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. on weekday evenings, and between 9:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays.
Applicants are required to possess the following:
  1. At least 5 subjects with Level 2 in HKDSE or equivalent, including English & Chinese languages and Mathematics;
  2. Knowledge of library; and
  3. Preferably with related working experience.
Applicants should indicate the results of HKDSE (or equivalent qualifications) in their applications.
Terms of Appointment
Successful candidates will be appointed on a temporary part-time fixed term contract.  Benefits will be provided in accordance with the statutory provisions.
Application Procedures
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 (hruhrs4@ouhk.edu.hk) (Please quote the reference number in your application).
Deadline:     30 September 2017
General information about the University is available on the University’s website http://www.ouhk.edu.hk.  Personal data provided by job applicants will be handled strictly in accordance with the University’s Personal Data Privacy Policy.  The “Personal Data (Privacy) Notice for Job Applicant” is also available on the above website.  Applicants who are not contacted by the University within eight weeks from the closing date may assume that their applications are unsuccessful.

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Modified Date: Sep 14, 2017