Senior Instructor (Pattern Design in Menswear)

Senior (6-10 years)

Technical Skills

  • Quality Assurance

Job Description

Senior Instructor (Pattern Design in Menswear)

Location: Hong Kong

Major Duties:

(a) To perform teaching duties, including student assessment, operating and maintaining training facilities and equipment to support teaching and learning;

(b) To supervise and coordinate staff in performing teaching duties, operating and maintaining training facilities, conducting trade test, and the relevant support duties;

(c) To develop and review syllabi and teaching and learning packages;

(d) To carry out student and academic related administration duties;

(e) To assist in staff recruitment, budgeting, fund control and acquisition of equipment and materials for the workshops;

(f) To implement quality assurance policies including health and safety procedures for training activities; and

(g) To maintain and enhance networks with professional bodies and agencies. 


(a) A recognized higher diploma in Fashion Design, or equivalent;

(b) At least 6 years’ experience in the relevant industry and/or teaching;

(c) Knowledge in pattern design with a focus in menswear;

(d) Proficient in both written and spoken English and Chinese;

(e) Good supervisory, communication and interpersonal skills, and proven administrative abilities;

(f) Proactive, self-motivated and willing to learn; and

(g) The ability to pass a trade test.


(1) Candidates without the required academic qualification stated in the Requirement (a) but possessing 12 years’ experience in the relevant industry and/or teaching may also apply. Where applicable, these candidates may be required to have a Qualifications Framework (QF) Level 3 qualification.

(2) The appointee may be required to perform duties outside normal office hours and in designated places as assigned.

(a) Application forms [VTC-1 (Rev. 12/2012)] are available from: (i) G/F., VTC Tower, 27 Wood Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong; or (ii)the website:

(b)A completed application form, together with a full curriculum vitae, should be sent to the Human Resources Division, 18/F, VTC Tower, 27 Wood Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong.  Please specify on the envelope the reference of the post being applied for. 

Closing date for application: 19 November 2016 

Applicants not invited for interview within 10 weeks from the closing date may consider their applications unsuccessful.  The Council reserves the right not to fill the post(s).  Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only and will be destroyed within 24 months.

Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelSenior (6-10 years)
Education LevelHigher Diploma / Associate Degree
LanguageEnglish, Cantonese
Vocational Training CouncilEducation and Childcare

VTC Tower, 27 Wood Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong

directions_walk9 mins walk from Wan Chai Station