PGDE (Part-time) EL Elective

Positive Education at Teengineer

Background of Co-organiser

Founded in 2014, Teengineer is one of the first institutes founded in Hong Kong to promote the training, education and the dissemination of Positive Psychology.  Positive Psychology is the scientific study of the strengths that enables individuals and communities to thrive. The field is founded on the belief that people want to lead meaningful and fulfilling lives, to cultivate what is best within themselves, and to enhance their experiences of life.

Based on positive psychology and coaching methods, we have advised more than 60 secondary and primary schools on positive education strategies. Our projects include resilience, motivation, building high-quality connections, transcending limiting beliefs, and identifying aspirations.

Project Details

The positive school project (PSP) provides strategic development plans and tailored positive education solutions to our partner schools along their school improvement plan.

At this position, you will gain exposure to:

  • Positive education concepts and classroom application
  • Educational event(s) organisation
  • Strategies and management of positive education implementation

As a teengineer, you will work with our team on the following:

  • Co-develop positive education events
  • Teaching / Group leading in positive education programs
  • Manage correspondence with partner schools
  • Plan and execute school programs
  • Develop teaching materials

Date

  • Program period: mid-June to late-August 2022 (school holidays)
  • Working days may include weekend
  • Approximately 12 – 15 full days including training and shadowing

Location

  • Primary location: Teengineer office at Unit 1128, 11/F, 18 Cheung Shun Street, Lai Chi Kok (near to D2 Place Mall)
  • You will also be visiting different schools, organizations, and universities with our team for on-site meetings and activities.

Eligibility

PGDE (part-time) students who meet the following criteria:

  • Having keen interest in positive education and related
  • Eager to learn how to apply positive education strategies in teaching
  • Flexible and open to new ideas
  • Curiosity and creativity
  • Good command of English and Chinese
  • Experience in graphic design / social media management is a plus.

(No. of places: 2-3)

Application

Applications closed

Application Deadline

31 March 2022

Remarks

Shortlisted students may be invited to attend an interview arranged by Teengineer (details to be confirmed).

Enquiries