Caring Company Scheme
To build a cohesive society by promoting strategic partnerships among business and social service partners, and inspiring corporate social responsibility through caring for the community, employees and the environment.
The Hong Kong Council of Social Service (HKCSS) is partnered with The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charitable Trust (the Trust) for a Professional Traineeship for First-Time Jobseekers Project namely PROcruit C (the Project), by inviting companies from different industries to offer job opportunities in the area of Business for Good – Corporate Social Responsibility focus between 2021 and 2022.
Created and funded by the Trust, the Project develops young talents to address post-COVID-19 social needs and challenges in the areas of Healthcare for Good, Technology for Good, Creativity for Good and Business for Good. The Project deploys a professional traineeship model to transition first-time jobseekers to emerging professions that further strengthens the resilience of our community. HKCSS is the Industry Convener in the area of Business for Good, responsible for corporate partnership and coordinate positions related to Corporate Social Responsibility.
The Project starts recruiting eligible applicants from Dec 2020. Successful candidates will be receiving a 12-month paid employment with professional training opportunity. Participating companies who are successfully created job(s) under this Project will also receive 50% subsidy on basic salary and MPF from The Government’s Anti-Epidemic Fund (AEF), up to HK$10,000/trainee/month for a period of one year. The Project will end in Aug 2022. Application is now closed.
Thank you to all company partners for their support to this Project, providing a total of more than 50 CSR-related positions to fresh graduates, assist them in developing their careers with the professionalism in Corporate Social Responsibility.
Participating organisations in the area of Business for Good (in alphabetical order according to English company name):
01 TECH Limited, Armitage Technologies Limited, Asia Allied Infrastructure Holdings Ltd, Bamboos Professional Nursing Services Limited, BCTC (Bank Consortium Trust Co Ltd), Chicle Communications Ltd, China Merchants Foundation Limited, Chip in Fish & Chips Limited, Chow Tai Fook Charity Foundation, Citibank N.A., Deloitte Advisory (Hong Kong) Limited, Eventizer Limited, Fimmick Ltd, Gerson Lehrman Group (Asia) Ltd, GF Technovation Company Ltd, Hang Seng Bank Ltd, Hang Seng Investment Management Ltd, Happiness Capital, Hongkong Land Limited, Kerry Holdings Ltd, Kerry Properties Ltd, Kinetix Systems Ltd, Kwai Hung Realty Co., Ltd, Lee Kum Kee Family Foundation, Link Asset Management Ltd, Meiriki Japan Company Ltd, Mindset Limited, Otis Elevator Company (HK) Ltd, Rhys Company Limited, Richform Holdings Limited, SCMP Charities Ltd, Standard Chartered Bank (HK) Ltd, Strategic Public Relations Group, Swire Properties Ltd, The American Club Foundation Hong Kong Limited, The Hong Kong and China Gas Company Ltd, The Hong Kong Council of Social Service, The Project Futurus Ltd, The Swire Group Charitable Trust, Transunion Limited