Curriculum Support Officer (Kindergarten and Primary)(EDB/CDI/056/21), Education Bureau (Ref: 44048)

Department: Education Bureau

Publish Date: 2021-03-12 06:00:00

Job Title: Curriculum Support Officer (Kindergarten and Primary)(EDB/CDI/056/21)

Salary (Monthly): $67740

Salary (Hourly): $N/A

Salary (Daily): $N/A

Entry Requirements:

(a)(i) A Hong Kong bachelor’s degree in Education specialising in General Studies or Science, or equivalent; or

(ii) a Hong Kong bachelor’s degree majoring in Social Science or “Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)” related disciplines, or equivalent [See Note (i)];
(b) A certificate in education from a Hong Kong tertiary educational institution, or equivalent [See Note (i)];
(c) At least 6 years’ relevant post-qualification [as specified in (a) & (b)] experience in teaching General Studies, or science/technology-related subject(s) [See Note (ii)];
(d) Be able to communicate effectively in Chinese and English and possess good computing skills;
(e) Preference will be given to candidates with experience in organising teacher professional training programmes for primary / secondary schools or educational researches or editorial work.


(a) To assist in organising teacher professional development programmes, student learning activities and events for primary schools;

(b) To conduct curriculum visits in primary schools and prepare related reports and summaries;
(c) To assist in developing curriculum resources for primary General Studies;
(d) To search and collect latest information of trends in education and prepare for related meetings on issues related to Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education and General Studies;
(e) To assist in coordinating school projects related to STEM Education and General Studies in primary schools;
(f) To assist in vetting projects and managing administrative matters; and
(g) To undertake any other duties assigned.

Terms of Appointment:

Successful candidates will be employed on non-civil service contract terms for 1 year.

General Notes:

(a) Please mark clearly the EDB Job Code and specific contract post applied for, e.g. Curriculum Support Officer (Kindergarten and Primary)(EDB/CDI/056/21). (b) Candidates must be permanent residents of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region at the time of appointment unless specified otherwise. (c) 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. (d) 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. (e) 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. (f) 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. (g) 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 under “Administration of the Civil Service – Appointments”. (h) 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 [G.F. 340 (Rev. 3/2013)] are obtainable from any Home Affairs Enquiry Centre of District Offices, Home Affairs Department or any Job Centres of the Employment Services Division, Labour Department. The said form can also be downloaded from the Civil Service Bureau’s website ( Application should reach the following enquiry address (Curriculum Development Institute, Education Bureau, Room 1318, 13/F., Wu Chung House, 213 Queen’s Road East, Wanchai, Hong Kong) on or before the closing date for application. 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. Candidates who are selected for interview will normally receive an invitation in about six to eight weeks from the closing date for application. Those who are not invited for interview may assume that their applications are unsuccessful. For enquiries, please call the telephone number indicated.

Enquiry Address:

Curriculum Development Institute, Education Bureau, Room 1318, 13/F., Wu Chung House, 213 Queen’s Road East, Wanchai, Hong Kong

Enquiry Telephone: 2892 5846

Application Start Date: 2021-03-12 06:00:00

Application End Date: 2021-03-26 18:00:00