Learning and Cultural Enhancement Section

Enlistment of Volunteer to Serve as Resident Tutor for I-House (Oct 2021)


11 – 24 October 2021


All full-time degree-holding staff and full-time postgraduate students


ihouse@cuhk.edu.hk | 3943 8574 (Ms. Janice Yeung)


The International House is to enlist one female volunteers from University staff and postgraduate students to serve as Resident Tutor for the academic year of 2021/22.

All full-time degree-holding staff and full-time postgraduate students are welcome to apply.   Applicants should be mature, responsible and possess good interpersonal skills.   Fluency in English is a must, while the ability to speak Putonghua will be an advantage.   Experience in organizing extra-curricular activities and completion of CUHK’s Mental Health First Aid training are preferable.

The Resident Tutors will be reporting to the Warden.  Their duties include:

  1. Attend shifts as tutor-on-duty according to a roster that includes weekdays, Saturdays, Sunday and Public Holidays;
  2. Plan and organize resident activities;
  3. Provide guidance to the Residents’ Association;
  4. Assist the Warden in maintaining discipline at I-House;
  5. Provide counselling and support to residents when needed;
  6. Handle emergency cases;
  7. Perform other duties assigned by the Warden

Successful applicant will be nominated as voluntary Resident Tutors. This is not an employment either on a full-time or part-time basis, and is not regarded as a concurrent employment with the University. There will not be any allowance/ remuneration or any other employee benefits for provision of this volunteer service. 

Resident Tutors will be provided with accommodation of a single room at I-House (the location of which block of I-House is subjected to the management’s discretion). She are required to provide volunteer service on weekdays as well as Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays on a rotational basis. The nomination will normally end by the end of July 2022, subject to mutual agreement.

Interested parties please complete and return the application form (www.cuhk.edu.hk/osa/lces/HubsLibrary/IHRT-Recruitment_application_form.pdf) to the Learning and Cultural Enhancement Section, Office of Student Affairs at 1st Floor, Benjamin Franklin Centre or by email to ihouse@cuhk.edu.hk on or before 24 Oct 2021 (Sunday).  Please mark “Application for I-House Tutor – Confidential” on the cover.  For enquiries, please contact Ms. Janice Yeung at 3943 8574.