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The Registered Social Worker (RSW) will support the planning and implementation of the OneSky Global Centre in Hong Kong, focusing on the programs offered to children and their families accessing the ELL and the Family Centre. As the Centre will open in phases, the RSW will first work together with the OS Programs Team to implement the programs and services provided through the Family Centre. This includes ensuring the environment is conducive and safe for everyone who enjoys the facilities. The RSW will also coordinate a team of volunteers, student interns, and program officers to operate the programs. Finally, the RSW will also work individually with families at risk, providing on-site advice and individual counselling advice and referral services participating in Family Centre services.

Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Social Work with at least two years’ experience with child and family-related discipline, especially with ethnic minorities and new immigrants.
  • Registered social worker (RSW) in Hong Kong
  • Fluent in Cantonese and English (additional languages is desirable)
  • Based in Hong Kong
  • Knowledge of best practices for care and education of young children and child protection
  • Ability to deduce potential impacts of conditions or assess risk

Job Responsibilities

  • Support design and planning of program and services to target children and families
  • Manage the operation of the drop-in play sessions in the Family Centre
  • Pursue positive goal oriented relationships with families in support of strong child outcomes
  • Conduct training and model for volunteers, student interns, and program officers to provide responsive, nurturing care and ECCE best practices
  • Conduct home visits when necessary
  • Work hand-in hand with a multi-disciplinary team to provide additional support for children with learning difficulties and/or developmental delays.
  • Provide necessary support and individual counselling advice and referral services for parents and caregivers with family at risk whose children from 0-6 years old.
  • Cultivate positive relationships with other NGOs in Sham Shui Po
  • Provide written reports weekly to supervisor
  • Be able to take shift work and work on weekends
  • Participate in child care conferences and parent teacher conferences where required

Start Date: Immediate
OneSky provides its employees with competitive remuneration package.
Interested applicants please send notice of interest to Programs at programs@onesky.org

OneSky will open a Global Centre for Early Childhood Development in the heart of Sham Shui Po for vulnerable children and families. The Centre is a hub for services and training for children and families at-risk, offering childcare services 0-3 years old, a Family Centre with furnished playscapes 0-6 years old, as well as training programs for professionals and primary caregivers of vulnerable children. The OneSky training team will implement the OneSky training approach, consisting of face-to-face teaching, workplace/home visits, and continuous online learning to adult caregivers such as parents, grandparents, and professionals who have direct interaction with young children at-risk. Trainers share and model early childhood best practices, cultivate reflective practice among caregivers, and help nurture a community of learners working with children at-risk in Hong Kong. OneSky started its work in China more than two decades ago and now, we are going to continue the mission in Hong Kong for the families at risk and the communities.

Job Qualifications

  • Possess a minimum of a Higher Diploma in Early Childhood Education and at least 4 years of working directly with young children.
  • At least 1-year experience teaching and/or training adults learners, such as parents, grandparents, caregivers and/or adult learners is desired.
  • Good knowledge of best practices for care and education of young children
  • Subject expertise on children working with infants and toddlers and children at-risk is desired.
  • Strong oral presentation skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Fluent in Cantonese and English (additional languages is desirable)
  • Flexible, positive attitude, cooperative and collaborative team member

Job Responsibilities

  • Conduct training (face-to-face training, visits, and to share best practices in early care and education to adult learners who have direct interaction with young children from 0 to 6 years old.)
  • Adapt the OS training materials to the local audience.
  • Work closely with the Director of Global Programs, the OS Programs Team to create and analyze and evaluate the assessments of program quality and adult learning for both in-class training and online learning.
  • Work cooperatively with the Online Learning Manager/OS team to add/contribute materials to the online platform.
  • Facilitate and respond to learners’ comments and questions in both the in-class training/workshop and the online platform.
  • Promote positive and engaging learning atmosphere for both the in-class training/workshop and online platform for learners.
  • Review and support the development of the quality programme content in response to learners’ feedback and new developments in the relevant field.
  • Keep up to date on current knowledge and best practices in the fields of child development and early education.
  • Be able to deliver training in the evenings and weekends.
  • Other duties and responsibilities that evolve as programs change.

Start Date: Immediate
OneSky provides its employees with competitive remuneration package.
Interested applicants please send notice of interest to Programs at programs@onesky.org

The ELL in Hong Kong will serve as hub for research, observation, and training to support capacity building and as a model for best practices and establishing satellite centres, in partnership with local NGOs, increasing the local capacity of trained early childhood professionals. Teachers working in the ELL become increasingly skilled users of evidence-based proven practices and serve as models and mentors for other teachers and providers. The Childcare teacher will work with a team to provide quality education for infants and toddlers in the Hong Kong ELL. This includes play based activities, primary caregiver approach and responsive care. The ELL childcare teacher is responsible for the daily care and education of a small group of children while working cooperatively with other teachers in the classroom to provide a stimulating environment and implement an appropriate plan that promotes children’s development through play and self-exploration. The ELL childcare teacher also needs to foster home-school partnership with parents to keep them update on their child’s growth and development from time to time.

Job Qualifications

  • Registered Child Care Worker (CCW)
  • Possess a Higher Diploma in Early Childhood Education or higher with experience working with young children 0-3 or 3-6 years old preferred.
  • Knowledge of the Reggio Emilia approach and/or emergent curriculum is desired
  • Fluent in English and Cantonese (additional languages skills is desirable)
  • Keen observation skills with the ability to apply insights into daily practice.
  • Strong management and organizational skills, with attention to detail
  • Self motivated ongoing learner.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with others.
  • Compassionate and understanding.
  • Based in Hong Kong

Job Responsibilities:

  • Oversee a classroom of 0-3 year olds or 3-6 year olds.
  • Create a stimulating learning environment that invites children to explore and learn in a way that is appropriate for their age and stage of development.
  • Ensure daily that classrooms and outside play areas are clean and safe, without any potential hazards.
  • Keep track of children’s portfolios and developmental checklists and update when needed.
  • Communicate with parents regularly, sharing children’s progress and listening to parents’ concerns.
  • Hold parent conferences regularly to update them on children’s developmental progress, to listen to parents’ questions and concerns, and to plan on how to further promote development.
  • Create a well-planned management system that has a clear and appropriate daily routine, a plan for smooth transition and a set of classroom rules that support positive behavior.
  • Help lead and organize special events such as festive celebrations, graduation, projects and events.

Start Date: March 2020
OneSky provides its employees with competitive remuneration package.
Interested applicants please send notice of interest to Programs at programs@onesky.org

In order to create a positive and inclusive environment, OneSky welcomes any individual from various diverse backgrounds and a passion for working with children to apply for the position. The Play Partner will work in the Family Centre play areas by demonstrating quality adult-child interactions and early childhood best practices. They will model how to interact and enrich play through following children’s interests, asking inquiring questions, and teach parents and caregivers about responsive caregiving.

Job Qualifications

  • Strong experience working with young children 0-6 years old
  • Studies in Early childhood education and or related disciplines required
  • Licensed ECE (CE) highly preferred
  • Fluent in Cantonese, additional language highly preferred
  • Deeply enjoys playing with young children
  • Friendly, approachable
  • Strong work ethics
  • Cooperative and collaborative team member
  • Flexible and positive attitude
  • Motivated self-learner

Job Responsibilities

  • Undergo an extensive training on the OneSky approach, child protection, and early childhood care and education best practices.
  • Will demonstrate and model evidence based early childhood best practices to parents and caregivers through play.
  • Get on the floor, be hands on, and excited to get involved with the children’s play.
  • Coordinate and promote messy and creative play.
  • Will educate adult caregivers participating at the Family Centre on the importance of play.
  • Will support the Social worker and OneSky staff in creating a safe and inclusive environment.
  • Will help answer parent questions and inquiries

Start Date: Immediate
OneSky provides its employees with competitive remuneration package.
Interested applicants please send notice of interest to Programs at programs@onesky.org

The Website Content Manager is responsible for the operation and maintenance of OneSky’s online platform for early childhood trainers and caregivers to participate in online learning experiences. The website content manager will work closely with the Distance Learning Director, local Onesky staff and the global programs team. Together they will work to implement the blended learning approach including the managing and creating of discussion forum posts, translation of content for uploading, organizing of print material and video resources, and technical support to users.

Qualifications

  • Fluent in English and Cantonese
  • At least one year of relevant experience as a web system administration
  • Based in Hong Kong
  • Some knowledge in Early Childhood Education
  • Experience teaching adults preferred
  • Strong time management skills, organizational skills, work ethics and communication skills
  • Cooperative and collaborative team member
  • Flexible and positive attitude
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to describe technical information in easy-to-understand terms.

Responsibilities

  • Work with the OneSky’s Technology Support Team to assist in the setup and maintenance of the online learning platform.
  • Work with the OneSky’s Program Team to translate and/ or create online learning materials such as written documents for group discussions or videos.
  • Work with a team of trainers to promote adult learners to actively participate in online communities and create discussion topics that will engage targeted audience.
  • Verify and approve users’ posts and comments on OneBigFamily website in time.
  • Monitor forums to ensure they are adhering to the guidelines.
  • Gather, document, and analyze user feedback to locate or resolve sources of problems.
  • Manage the day to day operation of all online activity and learning experiences on the platform. Record and solve problems to improve website efficiency.
  • Analyze feedback on site usage and recommend changes that will improve the online learning experience.
  • Keep up to date on current knowledge and best practices in the fields of child development and education.

Start Date: Immediate
OneSky provides its employees with competitive remuneration package.
Interested applicants please send notice of interest to Programs at programs@onesky.org

OneSky is a training organisation that aims to help at risk children and families reach their full potential. As part of Measurement and Evaluation, OneSky is seeking a strong database developer who will help in implementing the end-to-end process of data collection, data storage, data mining and analysis and results presentation. The database is a core component as it enables high data quality and facilitates data analysis. OneSky operates in three countries and the data will be stored in the centralized database. Most of the data is qualitative in nature and presented in a likert scale.

Responsibilities

  • Build databases in the production, testing and development environments, including application of system patches
  • Designing database schema, writing queries, creating stored procedure and functions in SQL Server.
  • Conduct Query Optimization and MS SQL tuning, data cleansing, data conversion, and etc.
  • Perform quality check on deliverables developed by other project team members
  • Compile system documentation such as data manual

Qualifications

  • Degree / Higher Diploma in Computer Science or Information Technology or equivalent
  • Experience as DBA – MS SQL Server/Oracle/MySQL – database management and architecture
  • Knowledge and experience in Database, Unix/Linux/Windows, AWS, network, virtualization
  • Hands-on experience in database installation, backup, performance monitoring & tuning and support
  • Good command of spoken and written of English. Chinese is a plus.
  • MSSQL certification is preferred
  • Knowledge in Salesforce.com applications preferred

To Apply:
Please forward your cover letter and resume to careers@onesky.org and include the job title in the subject line.

As part of the Measurement and Evaluation team, OneSky is seeking a strong data analyst who will help in maintaining the end-to-end process of data collection, data storage, data mining and analysis and results presentation. Data analysis is crucial to continuously improve our programs delivery and to introduce the outcome of our initiatives to our stakeholders. We have a data base in place and use Tableau as dashboard tool to support the process.

Description

  • Be pro-active partner of internal stakeholders in data interpretation and needs assessments
  • Ensure high data quality by identifying outliers and inconsistencies
  • Analyse data by comparing results, identifying trends and highlighting changes
  • Create meaningful dashboard in Tableau which tell a story and provide drill-down functionalities for further analysis
  • Prepare dashboards in Tableau from different data sources
  • Write ‘storyboards’
  • Maintain mySQL database

Requirements:

  • Degree in Business Administration or InformationTechnology
  • 3 to 5 years experience with data analytics tool, preferably Tableau
  • Knowledge in programming such as R or SPSS
  • Knowledge of basic statistical tools (i.e. regression analysis)
  • Knowledge of mySQL and/or Salesforce an advantage
  • Good command of spoken and written of English, Chinese a plus

To Apply:
Please forward your cover letter and resume to careers@onesky.org and include the job title in the subject line.

OneSky is a rapidly growing global organization, with offices in Hong Kong, Beijing, Da Nang and Berkeley. We believe in the vast potential hidden in our world’s most vulnerable young children and, over the next five years, will be expanding our proven approach to help forgotten children worldwide.

We seek a highly motivated fundraising professional to implement an ambitions development strategy for Hong Kong with a focus on expanding out major donor portfolio of individual, corporate and family foundation funders. The ideal candidate is a self-starter and skilled at providing exceptional stewardship to high level donors. The Associate Director of Development, Hong Kong will report to OneSky’s Director of Development, Hong Kong.

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with the Director of Development, Hong Kong, on the Capital Campaign to secure funding for the P. C. Lee OneSky Global Center for Early Childhood Development.
  • Serve as liaison to Capital Campaign Committee members, providing them with support as needed.
  • Set up meetings for the Capital Campaign Committee and take minutes during meetings.
  • Manage in kind donations for the P. C. Lee OneSky Global Center for Early Childhood Development.
  • Contribute to the overall Hong Kong development team strategy and perform competitive analysis on NGO fundraising landscape in Hong Kong.
  • Manage a personal caseload of donor prospects, providing exceptional stewardship to mid-level donors and constantly researching and identifying new individual, corporate and family foundation donors to add to the pipeline.
  • Work closely with the Director of Grants to manage the grant reporting process.
  • Implement stewardship initiatives including program visits and volunteer activities.
  • Manage the fundraising component of our annual events and explore additional opportunities to cultivate donor prospects.
  • Maintain comprehensive donor records on Salesforce.
  • Maintain regular communication with global development, engagement and program staff.

Qualifications

  • Minimum three years of development experience
  • Track record of securing individual gifts of $10,000 USD and above
  • Proven ability to both cultivate new leads and effectively steward current donors
  • Comfortable asking for major gifts
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • A passion for creating a better world for vulnerable children

Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience, and includes excellent benefits.

To Apply:
Please forward your cover letter and resume to careers@onesky.org and include the job title in the subject line.

We are looking for translators! If you are fluent in Vietnamese or Mongolian and want some experience working with a dynamic team in an NGO setting, please get in touch by emailing careers@onesky.org