Opportunities

Internship at Lovempathy Academy

Background of co-organiser

Lovempathy Academy is founded since September 2015 and running as unschooling school for homeschooler in Hong Kong, which practicing holistic experiential education for mixed-ages kids from 2-5 and 6-12.

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Project details

Interns will be responsible for: 

  • Assisting in the evaluation of the effectiveness of the current education programmes and projects;
  • Assisting in experiential learning based and outdoor learning programs;
  • Providing preparation and on-site support in various learning activities ; and
  • Assisting in preparation of education materials and teaching plans for daily learning activities.

Interns are expected to:

  • Must have good heart and skills to play with kids;
  • Be proactive and passionate about nature;
  • Be willing and able to work on an outdoor environment and under adverse weather conditions;
  • Be a good team player; and
  • Have good communication skills.

Date

  • 16-October to 22 November 2017
  • Monday to Friday, 0900-1700 [0900-1630 (school time)]
  • Interns may have to work on weekends to support programme delivery (compensation time off will be granted on weekdays)
  • Mandatory on-campus briefing and evaluation sessions will be arranged before and after the experiential learning project

Location

  • Base office in Fo Tan
  • Other outdoor locations

Eligibility

  • PGDE students from all majors
  • Language skills required:
    • Good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese; and
    • Fluent Cantonese is a must

(No. of places: 2)

Application

Application Deadline

1 September 2017

Remarks

Shortlisted students may be invited to attend an interview arranged by Lovempathy Academy (details to be confirmed)

Enquiries

Ms. Ivy Chung, Faculty of Education (HKU) [Email: ivychung@hku.hk]