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IVE (Tuen Mun) – Working Holiday Talks & Roving Exhibition
Working Holiday Talks
Date: 1 June 2018 (Friday) – 21 June 2018 (Thursday)
Venue: Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Tuen Mun)

Working Holiday Roving Exhibition
Date: 21 June 2018 (Thursday)
Time: 11:00am - 4:30pm
Venue: G/F, Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Tuen Mun)

To enhance students' knowledge of the working holiday scheme, the Working Holiday Scheme Unit of the Labour Department held five working holiday talks and one roving exhibition at the Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Tuen Mun) in June 2018.








Tung Wah College – Working Holiday Sharing Session
Date: 20 June 2018 (Wednesday)
Time: 6:15pm - 8:15pm
Venue: Viola Y.W. MAN CHAN Lecture Theatre, King's Park Campus, Tung Wah College
Guests: Fung Garcia (2013-2014 working holidaymaker in Germany; Facebook page: "瘋人鋒語 - 德國工作假期後的世界流浪")
Kate Wong (2014-2015 working holidaymaker in Australia; Facebook page: "專欄作者黃琳")

The Working Holiday Scheme Unit of the Labour Department organised a working holiday sharing session at Tung Wah College. Travel blogger, Fung Garcia and columnist, Kate Wong were invited to share their unique working holiday experience in Germany and Australia respectively.


Fung Garcia

Kate



EduHK – Working Holiday Talk
Date: 21 May 2018 (Monday)
Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue: LP01, Block 4, The Education University of Hong Kong

The Working Holiday Scheme Unit of the Labour Department gave a talk at The Education University of Hong Kong (EduHK) to introduce the working holiday scheme.






YC (Yeo Chei Man) – Working Holiday Roving Exhibition
Date: 19 April 2018 (Thursday)
Time: 11:00am - 4:30pm
Venue: Youth College (Yeo Chei Man)

The Working Holiday Scheme Unit of the Labour Department held a working holiday roving exhibition at the Youth College (Yeo Chei Man). The exhibition enabled students to get better understanding of the working holiday scheme.






IVE (Morrison Hill) – Working Holiday Sharing Session
Date: 17 April 2018 (Tuesday)
Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Venue: Rm 357, Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Morrison Hill)
Guests: Jun (2016-2017 working holidaymaker in Japan; Facebook page: "喬志森的工作假期後。現代生活")
Kitty (2014-2015 working holidaymaker in Ireland)

The Working Holiday Scheme Unit of the Labour Department held a working holiday sharing session at the Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Morrison Hill). Jun and Kitty were invited as guest speakers to share their working holiday experience in Japan and Ireland during the session.


Jun

Kitty



HKBU – Working Holiday Talk
Date: 16 April 2018 (Monday)
Time: 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Venue: I-Café Activities Room, Hong Kong Baptist University

A talk on working holiday scheme organised by the Working Holiday Scheme Unit of the Labour Department was held at the Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU).




IVE (Chai Wan) – "Career Flash Journey" Career Fair & Working Holiday Sharing Session
Career Flash Journey
Date: 13 April 2018 (Friday)
Time: 11:00am - 4:30pm
Venue: Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Chai Wan)

Working Holiday Sharing Session
Date: 13 April 2018 (Friday)
Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Venue: Room 107, Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Chai Wan)
Guests: Tina (2015-2016 working holidaymaker in Australia/ New Zealand; page: "雀斑老師・遊世界")
Nathaniel (2014-2015 working holidaymaker in Ireland)

The Working Holiday Scheme Unit of the Labour Department participated in the "Career Flash Journey" career fair organised by the Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Chai Wan). A working holiday sharing session was also held on that day. Previous working holidaymakers, Tina and Nathaniel, shared their first-hand experience living and traveling in different working holiday destinations.




Tina

Nathaniel



PolyU SPEED Career Fair 2018
Date: 12 April 2018 (Thursday)
Time: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Venue: PolyU West Kowloon Campus

To enhance student's understanding of the working holiday scheme, the Labour Department participated in the Career Fair organised by the School of Professional Education and Executive Development, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU SPEED). A booth was also set up on that day answering enquiries about working holiday scheme.








HKU SPACE – Working Holiday Sharing Session
Date: 11 April 2018 (Wednesday)
Time: 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Venue: Room 201, HKU Community College, Kowloon East Campus
Guests: 背包浪子 (2011-2013 working holidaymaker in Australia; Facebook page: "背包浪子")
風信子 (2016-2017 working holidaymaker in Japan; Facebook page: "旅行主義 . Travelism / 風信子")

A working holiday sharing session was organised by the Working Holiday Scheme Unit of the Labour Department at the HKU School of Professional and Continuing Education (HKU SPACE). The two guest speakers, 背包浪子 and 風信子, shared their fruitful working holiday experience in Australia and Japan during the session. The event was well-received by the students.


背包浪子

風信子



YC (Kowloon Bay) – Working Holiday Roving Exhibition
Date: 11 April 2018 (Wednesday)
Time: 11:00am - 4:30pm
Venue: Youth College (Kowloon Bay)

The Working Holiday Scheme Unit of the Labour Department held a working holiday roving exhibition at the Youth College (Kowloon Bay), so as to strengthen students’ knowledge on the scheme.








CUHK – Working Holiday Sharing Session
Date: 10 April 2018 (Tuesday)
Time: 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Venue: Rm UG02, Wong Foo Yuan Building, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Guests: Myrilla Li (2014-2016 working holidaymaker in the United Kingdom; Facebook page: "Myrilla Li 李文意 My叔"/ "Felice Trips 三個女生遊記")
Kame (2014-2015 working holidaymaker in Japan; Facebook page: "卡米的在日時光")

A working holiday sharing session was conducted by the Working Holiday Scheme Unit of the Labour Department at the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). TV host Myrilla Li and travel blogger Kame were invited to share their adventures during working holiday in the United Kingdom and Japan respectively.


Myrilla

Kame



HKUST – "22nd Career Mosaic March 2018" Career Fair
Date: 15 March 2018 (Thursday)
Time: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Venue: LTJ & LTK Concourse, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

The Working Holiday Scheme Unit of the Labour Department participated in the "22nd Career Mosaic March 2018" organised by the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). A booth was set up at the venue to introduce the working holiday scheme and answer students' enquiries.








CUSCS – Working Holiday Sharing Session
Date: 13 March 2018 (Tuesday)
Time: 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Venue: Room B1-04, East Ocean Centre, School of Continuing and Professional Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Guests: Maxine (2015-2016 working holidaymaker in Korea; Facebook page: "出走韓國")
Dorothy (2015-2016 working holidaymaker in the United Kingdom)

A working holiday sharing session was held by the Working Holiday Scheme Unit of the Labour Department at the School of Continuing and Professional Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUSCS). Previous working holidaymakers, Maxine and Dorothy also shared their valuable experience in Korea and the United Kingdom on that day.


Maxine

Dorothy



HKBU – Career Fair 2018
Date: 13 March 2018 (Tuesday)
Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Venue: Shaw Campus, Hong Kong Baptist University

The Working Holiday Scheme Unit of the Labour Department participated in the Hong Kong Baptist University Career Fair 2018. A booth was also set up to introduce the working holiday scheme to the students.








Hong Kong Nang Yan College of Higher Education – Working Holiday Talk
Date: 8 February 2018 (Thursday)
Time: 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Venue: Room 304, Hong Kong Nang Yan College of Higher Education

To increase students' interest in the working holiday scheme, the Working Holiday Scheme Unit of the Labour Department delivered a talk on this topic at the Hong Kong Nang Yan College of Higher Education.




HKUST – Working Holiday Talk
Date: 6 February 2018 (Tuesday)
Time: 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Venue: Career Function Room, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

The Working Holiday Scheme Unit of the Labour Department organised a talk on working holiday scheme at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) to provide information of the scheme to the students.




Education & Careers Expo 2018
Education & Careers Expo
Date: 1-4 February 2018 (Thursday to Sunday)
Time: 10:30am to 7:00pm on 1-3 February 2018 and 10:30am to 6:00pm on 4 February 2018
Venue: Booth 1D-A17, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

"Working Holiday Scheme – Introduction and Experience Sharing" seminar
Date: 3 February 2018 (Saturday)
Time: 12:15pm - 1:00pm
Venue: Open Forum, Hall 1D
Guests: Vicky (2015-2016 working holidaymaker in Australia; Facebook page: "15% 遊走世界 ‧ 15% Round-the-World")
Kata (2015 working holidaymaker in Japan; Blog: "半熟卵")

The Labour Department participated in the "Education & Careers Expo 2018" on 1-4 February 2018 at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Apart from local employment information, information on Mainland employment and the Working Holiday Scheme were provided to assist job seekers, in particular young people, to broaden their horizon and look for career opportunities outside Hong Kong. Representative of the Labour Department introduced the Working Holiday Scheme in details in a seminar on 3 February. Previous working holidaymakers, Vicky and Kata, also shared their valuable experience during the seminar.










Caritas Chai Wan Marden Foundation Secondary School – "Careers Expo 2018"
Date: 19 January 2018 (Friday)
Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Venue: Hall, Caritas Chai Wan Marden Foundation Secondary School

The Working Holiday Scheme Unit of the Labour Department was invited to join the "Careers Expo 2018" organised by the Caritas Chai Wan Marden Foundation Secondary School. A booth was set up at the venue to introduce the working holiday scheme and disseminate publicity materials to the students.








IVE (Haking Wong) – Working Holiday Roving Exhibition & Sharing Session
Working Holiday Roving Exhibition
Date: 17 January 2018 (Wednesday)
Time: 11:00am - 5:00pm
Venue: G/F, Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Haking Wong)

Working Holiday Sharing Session
Date: 17 January 2018 (Wednesday)
Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Venue: Room 035, Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Haking Wong)
Guests: Kimkam (2014-2015 working holidaymaker in Ireland and 2016-2017 working holidaymaker in Australia; Facebook page: "旅.情:世界夢遊誌 DKJourney")
丹尼爾 (2014-2016 working holidaymaker in the United Kingdom; Facebook page: "丹尼爾流浪看世界")

The Working Holiday Scheme Unit of the Labour Department held a working holiday roving exhibition at the Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Haking Wong). Kimkam, who had participated in the Ireland and Australia working holiday schemes and Daniel, who had cycled to the United Kingdom from Hong Kong for working holiday, were invited to share their experience during the working holiday sharing session.


Kimkam

Daniel





HKAPA – Working Holiday Roving Exhibition
Date: 13 January 2018 (Tuesday)
Time: 11:00am - 5:00pm
Venue: G/F, The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts

The Working Holiday Scheme Unit of the Labour Department held a working holiday roving exhibition at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts (HKAPA). A booth was set up at the venue to answer enquiries relating to the working holiday scheme from students.