Assistant Professor/Lecturer, Faculty of Social Sciences [Ref.2021/ACAD006]

Contract Full time in Education & Training
  • Kowloon City, Hong Kong View on Map
  • Post Date : October 21, 2021

Job Detail

  • Job ID 21575
  • Offered Salary 0
  • Career Level Others
  • Experience 5 - 6 Years or +
  • Industry Education / Training
  • Qualifications Master Degree

Job Description

Appointees are expected to undertake teaching (including project supervision), programme administration and course development duties, as appropriate, in the relevant subject areas. They are also required to develop and coordinate extra-curricular activities for students. Appointees on professorial terms are expected to undertake research in the relevant subject areas.


Applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • a Master’s degree/PhD in Social Work or a related discipline. Applicants with a PhD/Master’s degree in related discipline must have a bachelor’s degree in social work;
  • not less than five years’ post-degree full-time equivalent experience in social work practice after obtaining a qualifying degree in social work; and
  • a Registered Social Worker of Social Worker Registration Board or equivalent.


Salary and Conditions of Service

Remuneration package will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience. Appointment will normally be made on fixed-term contract for one year. Fringe benefits include leave, medical and dental schemes.


Information and Application          

Please send an application letter enclosing a curriculum vitae to UOW College Hong Kong, c/o Human Resources Unit [Email:]. Please quote the reference number in the application. Applications will receive full consideration and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.


UOWCHK is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to the principle of diversity. Personal data provided by applicants will be used strictly in accordance with UOWCHK’s personal data policy and for recruitment and other employment-related purposes.

UOW College Hong Kong

Founded: 2004

UOW College Hong Kong (“UOWCHK”), formerly Community College of City University (“CCCU”), is an Approved Post Secondary College in Hong Kong registered under the Post Secondary Colleges Ordinance (Cap 320).  The College is widely acknowledged as one of the leading institutions of its kind in Hong Kong, providing quality tertiary education for about 3,500 students.  UOWCHK is part of the University of Wollongong (UOW) global network in Dubai, Malaysia and Australia.  We offer a wide range of Degree, Associate Degree(AD) and Higher Diploma(HD) programmes, a Diploma in General Studies (DipGS), and International Language Proficiency Tests with preparatory courses.  In addition, the College offers top-up degrees awarded directly by UOW for associate degree/higher diploma graduates.  All academic programmes of the College are accredited by the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications (HKCAAVQ), and quality-assured and recognized under the Qualifications Framework.


With about 220 well-qualified and dedicated staff, the College is highly regarded for its committed teaching focus, its rigor in quality assurance and its emphasis on the whole-person development of students.  The College currently has two campuses in Kowloon City and Kowloon Bay, both easily accessible from nearby MTR stations.  Another campus in Tai Wai, acquired by the College through the government’s Land Grant Scheme, will be ready for operation in 2024.  For more details about the College, please visit

UOW College Hong Kong