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S-LTA Program

­Service-Learning Teaching Assistant Program (S-LTA) (2022-23)​


Program Introduction

The S-LTA Program offers a unique opportunity for motivated students to develop their leadership and project management skills through coordinating various Service-Learning (S-L) projects in credit-bearing courses. It offers hands-on experience for S-LTAs to work with community partners and support fellow students to implement S-L projects that address universal challenges, such as poverty, environmental conservation, ageing issues and childcare development, and positively influence the lives of people. 


The Program also offers extensive training on a wide range of skills and interdisciplinary workshops, which aims to equip S-LTAs with the skills of storytelling, project management, problem-solving, peer mentoring and design thinking, etc. Upon completion of the development program, S-LTAs will be well versed in how to implement projects that inspire peers to adopt innovative S-L and reflection approaches as well as being able to apply the transferrable skills in other future work settings. 



  • Full-time undergraduate students with at least one S-L experience (course-based or S-L Projects hosted by OSL) 
  • First-year students who are taking S-L course(s) in 2021-22 are welcome to apply 


Ideal candidates should possess the following qualities: 

  • Passionate about creating a social impact in communities 
  • Have a strong desire to deepen the knowledge in S-L & collaborate with diverse people 
  • Responsible, motivated and open-minded 
  • Ability to work in a team and learn in a fast-paced environment 
  • With a strong can-do mindset 


Compensation & Responsibilities: 

  • One-year-long placement with a $55/Working Hour allowance 
  • Assist in I&E development and S-L courses, under the guidance of OSL staff and S-L Coordinators  
  • Be active and take initiative to manage S-L projects, responsive to students’ requests and provide mentorship when needed 


How to Apply

  1. Please register at the online application form and send your recent CV to with the email title “Application for S-LTA Program 2022-23" by 21 April 2022 (Thu).
  2. OSL will invite shortlisted candidates to attend a selection interview after the application deadline.



Min (OSL) at 2616-8056/

S-LTAs 2022-23