Hong Kong University

Hong Kong University

Psychologist (holding the functional title of Clinical Psychologist)/ Counsellor (multiple positions)

Hong Kong


Psychologist (holding the functional title of Clinical Psychologist)/

Counsellor (multiple positions)

The University of Hong Kong

Apply now Ref.: 526167 Work type: Full-time Department: Centre of Development and Resources for Students (50000) Categories: Professional & Management, Executive / Technical / Support Hong Kong

Applications are invited for appointment as full-time or part-time Psychologist (holding the functional title of Clinical Psychologist)/ Counsellor in the Counselling and Person Enrichment Section of the Centre of Development and Resources for Students (CEDARS) (Ref.:526167), to commence as soon as possible.

Applicants for the post of Clinical Psychologist should have a Master's or Doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology. Fresh graduates (for 2023/24) from recognized clinical psychology programmes will also be considered. Applicants should be eligible for membership of the relevant professional bodies and possess experience in providing psychological services to adolescents and young adults. Those with (1) a Master's degree in Counselling, Social Work, or a related practicing discipline with at least 3 years' relevant post-degree experience; or (2) a Bachelor's degree in the abovementioned disciplines with at least 5 years' relevant post-degree experience may be considered for appointment as Counsellor. Fluency in English, Cantonese and Putonghua is a must.

The appointees will work under an energetic and well-supported team, serving students from a diverse background covering all Faculties in the University. They will conduct counselling or psychological assessment and intervention, offer consultation, manage crisis, provide staff training, and conduct person enrichment programmes. They will also actively participate in promoting mental health and psychosocial well-being through various means. Our professional team is composed of Clinical Psychologists, Counselling Psychologist, Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapist and Student Advising Officers. The appointees will also collaborate with the student support personnel at CEDARS, and other University staff to reach out to our students. Continuous professional development to develop expertise through formal and informal supervision, as well as other training opportunities will be supported.

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 posts. Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V. Review of applications will commence as soon as possible and continue until April 15, 2024 , or until the posts are filled, whichever is earlier.

The University is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to equality, ethics, inclusivity, diversity and transparency

Advertised: Mar 22, 2024 (HK Time) Applications close: Apr 15, 2024 (HK Time)

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Psychologist (holding the functional title of Clinical Psychologist)/ Counsellor (multiple positions)


Hong Kong University


Hong Kong


March 22, 2024

Application deadline

April 15, 2024

Job type



Medicine,Psychology,Social Science

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