Program Lead

Location Hong Kong
Discipline: Program/project/events management
Job type: Full Time
Contact name: Leanne Law

Contact email: Leanne.law@ednovators.org
Job ref: E/PL/R4G
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: Immediate preferred

A local non-profit founded in 2015, Ednovators serves as a platform bringing local and overseas innovative educators and cross-sector leaders together to co-create more student-centric learning for preparing our young generation to thrive in life.

Learn more at www.ednovators.org.

We are now looking for passionate and empathetic individuals, who have a learning mindset and an interest in embracing innovative education, to join us in the following roles as we transform local education for the future of Hong Kong:

Project Manager

How you will make a difference:

 • Develop, manage and deliver consultancy, professional development and incubation programs for aspiring innovators in education

• Establish partnerships and foster collaboration with local and overseas stakeholders in education, including think and do tanks, universities, school sponsoring bodies, cross-sector organizations, etc.

• Organize trainings, programs and events that involve overseas and local cross-sector pioneers and stakeholders in education

• Build the community of education innovators and facilitate sharing of experiences along the change-making journey

• Identify education topics in new normal, keep up-to-date on overseas and local trends, innovative practices and good cases on education innovation to bring insights for further development

• Collaborate with research parties to conduct impact measurement in developmental approach and draw insights for continuous improvement

• Manage budget, monitor progress, prepare and deliver reports, presentations and updates

• Perform any other duties as assigned

 

Who we are looking for:

 • Bachelor degree holder or above in education, social sciences, humanities, arts, management or related disciplines

• 4 to 6 years of experience in project management in a leadership role

• Experienced in social innovation, education charity, community services or other related sectors would be an advantage

• Passionate in education with the desire to drive positive change

• Has network with schools, school sponsoring bodies, principals’ associations, teachers’ associations or other education organizations

• Has experience working with principals and teachers

• Empathetic leader with open-mindedness and flexibility to embrace thoughts and ideas from different stakeholders to co-create solutions

• Team player with the ability to take initiatives and adapt to changes in a dynamic and collaborative environment

• Proactive problem solver with ability to anticipate challenges and generate solutions

• Good command of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint

• High proficiency in spoken and written English and Chinese

• Fluency in Mandarin is an advantage

• Strong communication and interpersonal skills

• Candidates with less experiences will be considered as Senior Project Officer

• Be able to work on flexible hours and travel overseas for specific Ednovators programs

• Immediate availability is preferred

 

If you fit the above descriptions, we invite you to apply by sending your cover letter and resume to info@ednovators.org. Please state your expected salary and availability.

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