Research Assistant I/II (holding the functional title of Project Officer) in the Faculty of Social Sciences (Ref. 502127) (to commence as soon as possible, until December 31, 2021)
The appointee will work in the Jockey Club End-of-Life Community Care Project (JCECC) under the Faculty of Social Sciences. The project, started in 2015, aimed at improving the quality of end-of-life care, enhancing the capacity of service providers, as well as raising public awareness on life and death issues.
Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or above in Social Work, Mental Health, Psychology, Behavioral Health, Counselling, Sociology or a related discipline. They should have an excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including Cantonese); good analytical, organizational and interpersonal skills; and ability to work independently. Proficiency in software applications such as Microsoft Office applications and SPSS is essential. Those with experience in undertaking research related to End-of-Life Care (EoLC) and/or mental health are preferred.
The appointee is expected to involve in research and evaluation of the Project; preparation of education/training materials and occasional support on trainings/public events; and performing other duties as assigned.
A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.
The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online and upload a covering letter and an up-to-date C.V.. Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until October 15, 2020, or until the post is filled, whichever is the earlier.