Part-time Counsellor

Centennial College, an independent College established by The University of Hong Kong, is a post-secondary college registered under the Post Secondary Colleges Ordinance (Cap. 320). The College offers full-time self-financed 4-year Bachelor degree programmes, and is now inviting applications for appointment as:


Part-time Counsellor[RF:2020/21-PT-0003-CMT]


The appointee will plan and provide counselling and guidance services to students; develop and organize activities for students in areas such as college adjustment, learning enhancement, personal and career development, as well as provide support services to non-local students. He/She will also liaise with internal and external parties on matters related to student development and perform other duties as assigned.


Candidates should possess a Master Degree in Social Work or Counselling with at least 5 years’ experience in counselling and youth service. He/she should be a Registered Social Worker (RSW) in Hong Kong. Proven ability to engage students, staff and faculty in developing a healthy campus culture that support student well-being. Good written and spoken English and Chinese (including Putonghua), excellent interpersonal and communication skills, mature personality, a good team player and the ability to handle administrative work effectively are essential.  Experience in student services in tertiary education will be an advantage. Candidates with less experience may be considered for appointment at the Assistant Counsellor grade.


Terms of Appointment

Salary placement will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The appointment shall be on a half-time (50%) basis from as soon as possible till May 2022.


Please send in your application quoting the reference number by mail to the Human Resources Office, Centennial College, 3 Wah Lam Path, Pokfulam, Hong Kong or by email ( You may download an application form from  Applicants who responded to the previous advertisement (RF: 2020/21-PT-002-CMT) need not re-apply.

Closing Date for Applications

16 July 2021

The information provided will only be used for consideration of your application. Applicants not contacted within eight weeks from the closing date may assume that their applications are unsuccessful. Applications will be kept for a maximum period of 12 months.