Find student work placements

From: Employment and Social Development Canada

Through the Student Work Placement program, we help give real-world, hands-on work experience to post-secondary students across Canada.


To participate in a student work placement you must be:

  • Registered in a post-secondary program that includes work placements
  • Canadian citizen, permanent resident or person with refugee protection given under the law; and
  • legally able to work in Canada according to the laws and regulations of the province or territory where you live

How to apply

There are 2 ways you can apply for work placements funded by this program:

1. Apply directly to a student work placement

The following is a list of current student work placements made available through the Student Work Placement program:

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2. Check with your school to find work placements

Check with your college, university, polytechnic or CEGEP to find out about work placements you can apply for in your area.

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