Non-local Mentorship Scheme aims to recruit a group of student leaders as Non-local Mentors (NLM) to support newly-arrived full-time undergraduate non-local students in adaptation to life in Hong Kong and the OUHK.
Roles and Responsibilities
Organize self-initiated activities, assist in SAO activities and provide support to newly-arrived non-local students to adapt the living in Hong Kong and studying in the OUHK;
Facilitate integration and inclusion between local and non-local students in campus;
Promote Cantonese and Hong Kong Culture to non-local students; and
Encourage non-local students’ involvement and participation in SAO’s and other Schools’/ Units’ activities for enhancing students’ sense of belonging to the University and personal growth.
Intended Learning Outcomes
After completion of the Scheme, NLM will be able to:
Identify their own strengths and weaknesses;
Plan and organize activities effectively and efficiently;
Build collaborative teams;
Enhance their effective communication and interpersonal skills; and
Embrace different cultures of students from different origins.
Eligibility and Requirements
Be an active full-time undergraduate student in AY2021/22;
Be enthusiastic, self-motivated and responsible;
Have good interpersonal and communication skills in English, Cantonese and Putonghua; and