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Job Number:

Education Bureau

Curriculum Support Division

Job Title:
Summer Intern (Science Education)1

$11,200 per month

Entry Requirements:
Applicants should -

(a) be permanent residents of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region;

(b) be full-time students of post-secondary institutions (except final year graduates);

(c) have attained Level 3 or above in at least one science subject in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination (HKDSEE), or equivalent;

(d) be major in Science related subjects, such as Biology, Chemistry, Physics, or Education related subjects such as General Studies;

(e) possess good knowledge in computer applications (including Chinese input method); and

(f) be able to speak fluent Cantonese and English.

To provide administrative support to:

(a) To assist in updating webpages of resources of Science Education Section;

(b) To assist in organising professional development programmes... for teachers; and

(c) To assist in the production of resource materials for the curricula of Science Education.

Terms of Appointment:
Successful interns will be engaged on non-civil service contract terms for a period of not more than three months from June to August 2024.

Fringe Benefits
Rest days, statutory holidays (or substituted holidays), sick leave, sickness allowance, where appropriate, will be granted in accordance with the provisions of the Employment Ordinance

General Notes:
(a) Candidates must be permanent residents of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region at the time of appointment unless specified otherwise.

(b) As an Equal Opportunities Employer, the Government is committed to eliminating discrimination in employment. The vacancy advertised is open to all applicants meeting the basic entry requirement irrespective of their disability, sex, marital status, pregnancy, age, family status, sexual orientation and race.

(c) Non-civil service vacancies are not posts on the civil service establishment. Candidates appointed are not on civil service terms of appointment and conditions of service. Candidates appointed are not civil servants and will not be eligible for posting, promotion or transfer to any posts in the Civil Service.

(d) The entry pay, terms of appointment and conditions of service to be offered are subject to the provisions prevailing at the time the offer of appointment is made.

(e) Where a large number of candidates meet the specified entry requirements, the recruiting department may devise shortlisting criteria to select the better qualified candidates for further processing. In these circumstances, only shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend recruitment examination and/or interview.

(f) It is Government policy to place people with a disability in appropriate jobs wherever possible. If a disabled candidate meets the entry requirements, he/she will be invited to attend the selection interview/written examination without being subject to any further shortlisting criteria. Applicants who have declared disabilities found suitable for appointment may be given an appropriate degree of preference over other applicants whose suitability for appointment is considered comparable to that of the former. The Government policy and other related measures on employment of persons with disabilities are set out in the booklet "Employ People Based on Their Abilities – Application for Government Jobs by Persons with Disabilities" which is available for reference on the Civil Service Bureau's website at https://www.csb.gov.hk under "Administration of the Civil Service – Appointments".

(g) Holders of academic qualifications other than those obtained from Hong Kong institutions/ Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority may also apply but their qualifications will be subject to assessments on equivalence with the required entry qualifications. They should submit copies of their official transcripts and certificates by mail to the enquiry address below.

How to apply:
Application Forms can be downloaded from the Civil Service Bureau's website (https://www.csb.gov.hk/english/admin/appoint/782.html).

Hong Kong students studying in local post-secondary institutions or in non-local post-secondary institutions should complete the application form and send to the address below on or before the closing date (according to postmark). Applicants should state clearly on their application form the post they apply for, e.g. "Summer Intern [(Science Education)1]". They should also state "Application for the post of Summer Intern" on the envelope.

To avoid delayed or unsuccessful delivery of applications by post, please ensure that the correct address is clearly printed or written on the envelope and sufficient postage has been affixed before posting. Mail items bearing insufficient postage will not be delivered to this Bureau and will be returned to the sender or disposed of by the Hongkong Post, where appropriate. Applicants will bear any consequences arising from paying insufficient postage.

Interviews will normally be conducted in early June 2024. Applicants may assume that their applications are unsuccessful if they have not been invited for interview by mid of June 2024.

Contact Address:
Science Education Section, Curriculum Support Division, Education Bureau, Room E232, 2/F, East Block, Education Bureau Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre, 19 Suffolk Road, Kowloon Tong

Enquiry Telephone:
3698 3436

Closing Date(dd/mm/yyyy):
27/05/2024 18:00:00

Newspaper(s) Advertised and Date(s):
• Application via Internet:
Not Applicable

Advertising Date
Hong Kong


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