The appointee will report to the Principal Investigators and Project Manager, and to lead Project Officer(s) under the Hub Prototype Team of the KeySteps JC Phase Two project.
Major duties include to :
Design and implement professional development programmes for infants and young children by liaising and working collaboratively with psychologists, early childhood educators and etc.;
Conduct programme review and consolidate the key successful factors of hub programmes with hub professionals;
Develop a hub prototype for two types of hubs with guidelines for professionals working in the hubs : children aged 0-6 and their families children aged 3-6 and their schools and families
Provide intervention for any identified risk cases, family support programme and referral to community resources when needed;
Promote and connect the hubs with the community, including but not limited to government bureaus, professional bodies and NGOs;
Coordinate with various stakeholders (such as NGOs, school teachers and parents) to identify potential clients and refer them to different tiers of service; and
Perform any other duties as assigned.
Working on Saturdays / Sundays / public holidays and travelling between different workplaces will be required occasionally.
A Master’s / Bachelor’s degree in Social Work with at least 5 years’ relevant post-qualification working experience;
A registered social worker in Hong Kong;
Ability to work effectively in a team and preferably with team management experience;
Excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese;
Strong sense of responsibility with initiatives; and
Good computer literacy are required.
Shortlisted candidates will be invited for a written test.
Salary and Conditions of Service
Remuneration package will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience. Appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract;
fringe benefits include gratuity, leave, medical and dental schemes.