Post Date: 22 May 2020

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The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Occupational Therapy Assistant (two posts)

The University invites applications for the above post.


Department of Rehabilitation Sciences

Ref. 20051916-IE

The appointees will be required to (a) assist in conducting assessments and deliver treatments to clients at the Rehabilitation Clinic or during home visit / outreach service; (b) assist in preparing and operating the rehabilitation aids; (c) assist in production of pressure garments, splints and occupational therapy assistive devices; (d) assist in conducting talks and training activities; (e) carry out operations according to the safety guidelines; (f) be responsible for cleansing, sterilization, safety check and maintenance of the equipment; (g) maintain tidiness of treatment areas; and (h) perform administrative work. The appointees may be required to work on shift, outside normal office hours and in the weekends.

Applicants should (a) have an associate degree in Health Studies or disciplines related to Health Care plus at least three years of relevant experience in health care field; OR five passes in HKCEE including English Language (at least Grade C if Syllabus A; Level 2 if results are obtained from 2007 onwards), Chinese Language (Level 2 if results are obtained from 2007 onwards) and Mathematics plus at least five years of relevant experience in health care field; OR a combination of results in five HKDSE subjects of Level 2 in New Senior Secondary subjects / "Attained" in Applied Learning subjects / Grade E in Other Language subjects, and the five subjects must include English Language, Chinese Language and Mathematics plus at least five years of relevant experience in health care field; (b) have a certificate in Occupational Therapy Assistant; (c) be skillful in woodwork or craftsmanship, preferably with a recognised qualification; (d) have good computer skills in MS Office applications; (e) have a fair command of both written and spoken English and Chinese and be able to speak Putonghua; and (f) be self-motivated and able to work independently under pressure. Preference will be given those with working experience in clinic.

Remuneration and Conditions of Service :
A highly competitive remuneration package will be offered. Initial appointments will be on a fixed-term gratuity-bearing contract. Re-engagement thereafter is subject to mutual agreement. Applicants should state their current and expected salary in the application.


Application :
Please send a completed application form by post to Human Resources Office, 13/F, Li Ka Shing Tower, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong or via email to . Application forms can be downloaded from . If a separate curriculum vitae is to be provided, please still complete the application form which will help speed up the recruitment process. Consideration of applications will commence on 5 June 2020 until the positions are filled. The University's Personal Information Collection Statement for recruitment can be found at

PolyU is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusivity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, ethnicity, nationality, family status or physical or mental disabilities.

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