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Government Vacancies Enquiry System
Job Number: 42031
Department: Home Affairs Department 
Division/Section/Unit: Kwai Tsing District Office 
Job Title: Temporary Community Organizer (TCO) 
Salary: $56.5 per hour 
Entry Requirements: Candidates should have -
(a) (i) Level 2 or equivalent [Note (1)] or above in five subjects in the Hong Kong
Diploma of Secondary Education Examination(HKDSEE) [Note (2)]; or
(ii) Level 2 [Note(3)] / Grade E or above in five subjects in the Hong Kong Certificate of
Education Examination (HKCEE) [Note (2)], or equivalent; and
(b) met the language proficiency requirements of Level 2 [Note (3)] or above in Chinese
Language and English Language in HKDSEE or HKCEE, or equivalent. 
Note: (1) “Attained with Distinction” in Applied Learning subjects (subject to a maximum of two Applied Learning subjects), and Grade C in Other Language subjects in the HKDSEE are accepted as equivalent to Level 3 in the New Senior Secondary subjects in the HKDSEE. “Attained” in Applied Learning subjects (subject to a maximum of two Applied Learning subjects), and Grade E in Other Language subjects in the HKDSEE are accepted as equivalent to Level 2 in the New Senior Secondary subjects in the HKDSEE.
(2)The subjects may include Chinese Language and English Language.
(3)‘Grade C’ and ‘Grade E’ in Chinese Language and English Language (Syllabus B) in the HKCEE before 2007 are accepted administratively as comparable to ‘Level 3’ and ‘Level 2’ respectively in Chinese Language and English Language in the 2007 HKCEE and henceforth. 
Duties: Please note that the post require outdoor work, including inspection of outdoor facilities
built by Kwai Tsing District Office or funded by the Kwai Tsing District Council, for
example, planter boxes and rainshelters.

Depending on the operational needs, a Temporary Community Organizer will be assigned
to provide assistance or clerical and secretarial support in the following aspects-
(i) Formation and development of mutual aid committees and owners' corporations and
heighten their interest in community affairs;
(ii) Community affairs or events such as fight crime campaigns;
(iii) Management of community centres and community halls;
(iv) Research work and to reflect the views of the public;
(v) Organization of community involvement campaigns and projects;
(vi) Daily operation of District Council and the Committees/Working Groups under
District Council;
(vii) Organization of district activities or events;

Other duties also include -
(i) To inspect district facilities such as planter boxes and rainshelters; and
(ii) To carry out any other duties assigned by Kwai Tsing District Office. 
Terms of Appointment: (i) Successful candidates will be appointed on non-civil service contract terms;
(ii) A one-year contract will be offered to successful candidates. 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. Further renewal should be subject
to satisfactory performance and operational needs; and
(iii) Successful candidates may be required to work outdoor, irregular hours and on
Sundays or General Holidays. 
General Notes: (a) Candidates must be permanent residents of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region at the time of appointment unless specified otherwise.
(b) 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.
(c) 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.
(d) 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.
(e) 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.
(f) 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.
(g) 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 below enquiry address. 
How to apply: Application Forms[G.F.340{Rev.3/2013)] are obtainable from any Home Affairs Enquiry
Centres of District Offices, Home Affairs Department or any Job Centres of the Labour
Department. The said form can also be downloaded from the website of Civil Service
Bureau(http://www.csb.gov.hk).

Completed forms together with copies of academic and professional qualification
certificates and official transcripts should reach the enquiry address on or before the
closing date for application. Please ensure that sufficient postage is paid to avoid
unsuccessful delivery of application. Any underpaid mail items will be disposed of by the
Hong Kong Post.

Please specify on the envelope "APPLICATION FOR TCO ''.
For submissions by post, the deadline is based on the stamp chop date. For submissions in
person, the application should reach the enquiry address by 6 p.m. on the application
closing date. Late applications or applications which are incomplete or without relevant
supporting documents will not be considered.

Candidates who are selected for interview will normally receive an invitation in about four
to eight weeks from the closing date for application. Those who are not invited for
interview after eight weeks may assume that their applications are unsuccessful. 
Enquiry Address: 10/F., Kwai Hing Government Offices Building, 166-174, Hing Fong Road, Kwai Chung,
New Territories 
Enquiry Telephone: 24944503 
Closing Date(dd/mm/yyyy): 18/09/2019 18:00:00 
Application via Internet: Not Applicable 
Advertising Date 09/09/2019