SLCO Community Resources Limited (SLCO-CR) was established in 2016 with the support of the Sustainable Knowledge Transfer Project Fund of The Chinese University of Hong Kong as an independent non-profit charitable organization to provide self-sustainable community services based on linguistics research, empirical evidence and experience in frontline services. The vision of SLCO-CR is to promote sign bilingualism in communication, education and social inclusion; to create a diversified community without communication barrier.
The flagship project of SLCO-CR is the "Fun with Sign and Speech – Early Sign Bilingual Development Programme", Hong Kong's only early intervention programme for deaf, hearing and special education needs children using both signed and spoken language as medium of instruction.
We are now recruiting for the post Occupational Therapist II (Part Time (hourly) / Part Time (monthly) / Full Time). The details are as follows:
Duties and Responsibilities:
The appointee will be based at SLCO Community Resources and other working sites arranged by the organization. He/She will be responsible for
(a) providing occupational therapy assessment and intervention for preschool and school-aged children with hearing impairment and other special needs;
(b) providing training and professional advice for parents and teachers; and
(c) providing assistance in conducting research, and developing training resources for children, parents and professionals.
Qualifications & Requirement:
(i) a Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Therapy or equivalent;
(ii) the Certificate of Registration in Hong Kong in Part I/II of the Register of Occupational Therapists under the Register of the Supplementary Medical Professions Ordinance;
(iii) a valid Practising Certificate;
(iv) proficiency in written and spoken English and Chinese (Cantonese);
(v) good interpersonal skills; and
(vi) relevant experience in working with special needs children and their families. Training in Hong Kong Sign Language will be provided.
- 14 days of annual leave per year (full time)
- Medical insurance scheme (full time / part time (monthly) over 24 hours per week)
- Professional development support
Please complete and submit application form (download here) with full resume, availability and expected salary to email@example.com on or before 30 September 2022. Please contact our General Manager Mr. Raymond Wong at 2385 2755 should you need more information.
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Thank you the Office of Research and Knowledge Transfer Services (ORKTS), CUHK’s “Sustainable Knowledge Transfer Project Fund” for supporting SLCO-CR and other NGOs to be founded, and enabling the research result of scholars and professors to benefit the general public in society.