Recruitment: Counsellor (2 posts) in the Department of Social and Behavioural Sciences, City University of Hong Kong (Appointment for 12 months with possibility of extension) [Ref. C/R/311/09]

January 14, 2021


Special Grant for Student Support Services in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic – Support Area 1: Counselling Services – Cyber-bullying related Support and Counselling Services


Provide professional counselling service regarding cyberbullying.  The appointees will be responsible for conducting assessments and case intervention, and providing psychological support for students and staff involved in cyberbullying.  Besides, they will contribute their expertise and experience in handling cyberbullying by designing and conducting training workshops for students and academic staff.


A Master’s degree in Counselling or Social Work, or equivalent qualifications.  Specific work experience in counselling cyberbullying cases and training background in cyberbullying areas are preferred.  Candidates must be professionally trained to provide counselling service; preferably with experience in conducting workshops and talks on cyberbullying areas.  They must have good communication and interpersonal skills with students and speak fluent English, Cantonese and Mandarin; should be committed, mature and enthusiastic in creating a healthy campus climate through professional counselling service.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for a written test.

Salary and Conditions of Service

Salary offered will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Fringe benefits include leave, medical and dental consultations at the campus clinic.

Information and Application

Further information on the posts and the University is available at, or from the Human Resources Office, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong [Email : : 2788 1154 or 3442 0311].

To apply, please submit an online application at The closing date is 29 January 2021.  Applications will receive full consideration and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.  The University’s privacy policy is available on the homepage.

*City University of Hong Kong is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to the principle of diversity. Personal data provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes.

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