Job ref no.: 180002BA
The Chinese University of Hong Kong 香 港 中 文 大 學

Part-time Instructors (Daytime Higher Diploma Programmes)

The Chinese University of Hong Kong 香 港 中 文 大 學

Applications are invited for:-

School of Continuing and Professional Studies
Part-time Instructors (Daytime Higher Diploma Programmes)
(Ref. 180002BA)(Closing date: November 27, 2018)

The School of Continuing and Professional Studies (CUSCS) of The Chinese University of Hong Kong, found in 1965, is a self-financing unit with the mission to provide quality lifelong education to the community. The School offers a wide variety of courses and programmes in diversified disciplines at city learning centres.

Applicants should possess (i) a Master’ s degree in related disciplines; (ii) at least 2 years’ teaching/professional experience; (iii) good presentation skills; (iv) good connections with related sectors; and preferably (v) knowledge of and experience in developing course materials. The appointees must be able to teach during daytime on weekdays for one whole semester starting from February 2019.

The appointees will teach one or more of the following disciplines and perform other teaching-related duties:

Business Studies
Auditing, Advanced Financial Accounting, Corporate Financial Management, Computerized Accounting Systems, Legal Environment for Procurement, Import and Export Practice, Management Information Systems, Cost and Management Accounting, Commercial Law, Company Law, Business Finance, Taxation, Performance Management and Compensation and Benefits, Human Resource Management Systems, Managing Human Resource Functions in China, Employment Relations and Legal Aspects, Global Supply Chain Management, Transport Operations Management, Warehouse and Material Management

Tourism and Hospitality
Information Systems in Tourism and Hospitality Management, Hotel Front Office Operations, Housekeeping Management, Food and Beverage Operations, Event Management, Financial Accounting and Control in Tourism & Hospitality, Travel Agency Operation and Tour Programming, Customer Relationship Management, Marketing for Tourism and Hospitality

Applied Sciences
Operating Systems Administration, Object Oriented Programming, Mobile Application Development on Open Platform, Cloud Services Technology, Linear Algebra and Statistics, Data Structure and Algorithms, Mobile Application Development on Proprietary Platform, Cloud Application Development, Project Management and Ethics in Information Technology, Mobile Cloud Services, Big Data Administration and Technology (The applicants who obtained the qualification of AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner will have an advantage.)

Human Nutrition
Chemistry, Food Chemistry, Food Hygiene, Cell Biology, Biostatistics, Public Health Issues

Health Care
Clinical Microbiology, Clinical Practicum (For Clinical Practicum, applicants should have at least 4 years’ clinical experience.)

English Studies
English Literature, English Linguistics, Academic English, Public Speaking, Creative Text and Media, Language and Culture related courses

Translation (中英雙語翻譯)
Contrastive Language Studies: English and Chinese (英漢語言對比研究), Consecutive Interpreting (接續傳譯), Principles of Translation (翻譯原理), Specialised Translation courses (Subtitles, Commercial, Legal, etc.) [專業翻譯(字幕翻譯、商業翻譯、法律翻譯等)]

Communication/ Media and Creative Industry
Creative Media and Video Production, Organizational Communication, Visual Ideas and Communication, Television News Production

Korean Language
Business Korean Communication, Korean Society and Culture

Social Work and Human Services
Social Policy and Welfare Service, Social Organization and Community Organization, Human Behaviour and Social Environment, Introduction to Sociology, Contemporary Hong Kong Society, Social Work Skills, Integrated Social Work Practice, Social Work Values, Law and Professional Ethics, Intake Assessment and Multi-disciplinary Case Management , Casework, Group and Community Work, Crisis Management, Disability and Rehabilitation, Working with Families, Working with Children and Adolescents, Working with the Elderly, Fieldwork Supervision (For social work practice courses and fieldwork supervision, applicants should be a registered social worker or equivalent and possess not less than 5 years’ post-degree experience in social work practice.)

Library and Information Management
Organization of Library Resources and Information, Subject Cataloging, Indexing and Abstracting, Digital Libraries and Electronic Publishing, Management Essentials for Information Professionals, Information Technology and Multimedia Applications, Knowledge Management, Library Services and Outreach, Digital Libraries and Electronic Publishing, System Analysis and Design, Practicum

Recreation and Leisure Management
Marketing Recreation and Leisure, Economics and Finance for Recreation and Leisure, Legal Issues in Recreation and Leisure Management, Social Psychology of Leisure, Exercise Anatomy and Physiology, Introduction to Therapeutic Recreation, Facility Management, Fitness Programmes for General and Special Population, Practicum

Early Childhood Education
Introduction to Early Childhood Education, Early Child Development, Early Language and Literacy Development, Nutrition and Healthcare for Young Children, Children with Diverse Needs and Social Environment, Early Childhood Curriculum and Programme Planning, Observation and Assessment, Creativity, Play and Learning, Theory and Practice of Teaching and Learning Approaches in ECE, Project, Practicum (Preference will be given to those who have a valid registration as Qualified Kindergarten Teacher/ Child Care Worker/ Child Care Supervisor/ Special Child Care Worker/ Nurse in Hong Kong.)

Appointments will be made on contract basis for up to one year commencing in early 2019.

The application form can be downloaded from the CUSCS website: (Application Form for Part-time Instructor AD007). Please submit the completed application form, together with copies of qualification documents, online by the closing date.

Application Procedure
The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the post above. For more information and to apply online, please visit

More job information
Job ref no. 180002BA (CT3118777-01#0001)
  • N/A
Job Function
Employment Term
  • Part-time
  • 2 years - 20 years or above
Career Level
  • Non-management level
  • Master's degree