Established by the Government in 1989, The Open University of Hong Kong (OUHK) has five academic units, namely the School of Arts & Social Sciences, Lee Shau Kee School of Business & Administration, School of Education & Languages, School of Science & Technology, and the Li Ka Shing Institute of Professional & Continuing Education. Through them, we provide full-time and part-time programmes at undergraduate, post-graduate, and sub-degree levels.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 our extension arm. The OUHK spirit is a culmination of a relentless pursuit of academic excellence and a creative approach to learning and teaching. Reaching out to our next generation and across the borders through advanced web technologies has been our principal goal in the past years.
Academic Support Officer (Ref: 17-ACSO-78-D)
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The appointee will mainly provide support to deliver programmes offered by the School, including those conducted in mainland China and/or delivered in distance learning mode, support committee work and daily activities of the School; and assist in the liaison with both internal and external parties, including overseas partners, especially in relation to programme promotion.
Applicants should possess a recognized bachelor’s degree with some administrative experience and exposure in the tertiary education sector. Good computer, organization, interpersonal and communication skills in both English and Chinese (preferably including Putonghua) are required.
Shortlisted candidates may be invited to attend a trade test.
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 (Please quote the reference number in your application).
Deadline: 31 March 2017
(Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement posted in February and March 2017 need not re-apply.)