Hong Kong Baptist University

Resident Community Officer (PR0150/20-21)

Hong Kong Baptist University
Salary negotiable
Posted on 29 Oct 2020

Resident Community Officer (PR0150/20-21)

Hong Kong Baptist University

Job Highlights

  • developing hall life education programmes
  • required to live in the staff quarters of the Hall
  • have a good first university degree

Job Description


The Office of Student Affairs invites applications for the post of Resident Community Officer in the Undergraduate Halls which has 1,770 places and provides comprehensive hall life programmes in the context of whole-person education to students.

Working closely with the respective Resident Master and under the leadership of the Director of Student Affairs, the Resident Community Officer is responsible for developing hall life education programmes in a residence hall with about 400 residents. The appointee will supervise and develop a team of eight student tutors in managing the floors and facilitating floor and hall activities, and give advice to the student-run hall council as appropriate. In addition, the appointee will cooperate with the management in handling administrative duties such as room assignment, disciplinary and counselling of residents and assist in joint halls programmes.
The appointee will be required to live in the staff quarters of the Halls (one bedroom apartment unit of approximately 38 square metres in size), work flexible hours and perform on-call duties.

Applicants should have a good first university degree with some work experience; genuine interest in student development; proficiency in both English and Chinese (including Putonghua); good computer skills; good communication and organisation skills; maturity and ability to work independently. Relevant training/experience will be an advantage.

Initial appointment will be offered on a fixed-term contract of up to two years. Reappointment thereafter will be subject to mutual agreement and availability of funding.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Procedure:
Applicants are invited to submit their applications at the HKBU e-Recruitment System (jobs.hkbu.edu.hk). Those 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: 14 November 2020

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Career Level
Years of Experience
Not Specified
Job Type
Full Time
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