Learning and Cultural Enhancement Section

Enlistment of Volunteers to Serve as Resident Tutors for I-House (Oct 2022)


28 Sept – 10 Oct 2022


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


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


International House

The International House (“I-House”), managed by the Office of Student Affairs, is a residential complex providing on-campus accommodation to undergraduate students of CUHK.  I-House is also a platform to promote cultural diversity and inclusivity.  We are now seeking a female candidate with multi-cultural experiences, good language proficiency, and a strong track record of organizing extra-curricular activities.  Past experience as a resident tutor and knowledge in Mental Health First Aid would be considered as advantages.


Post Description and Specification

All full-time degree-holding staff and full-time postgraduate students are welcome to apply.  Successful applicant will be nominated as voluntary Resident Tutor.  The service period will normally end on 31 July 2023, renewable subject to mutual agreement.  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 the provision of this volunteer service.   Successful applicant will be provided with accommodation of a single room at I-House, room assignment subject to the decision of I-House management.

Resident Tutors report to the Wardens and their duties are:

  1. Attend shifts according to a roster that includes weekdays, Saturdays, Sundays, and Public Holidays;
  2. Plan and organize resident activities, and support the activities hosted by residents;
  3. Provide guidance to the Resident Association;
  4. Assist the Wardens in maintaining discipline at I-House;
  5. Offer support, advice, and care to residents;
  6. Handle emergency cases;
  7. Assist in the check-in and check-out exercises;
  8. Perform other duties assigned by the Wardens and I-House management office



Please complete and return the application form (LINK) to the Office of Student Affairs by email to ihouse@cuhk.edu.hk on or before 10 Oct 2022 (Monday).  Please use “Application for I-House Tutor – Confidential” as the email subject. For inquiries, please contact Ms. Janice Yeung at 3943 8574.