April 3, 2017

Careers Newsletter

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Jobs and Opportunities

Off Campus Career Boost Opportunities

The Ryerson Career Centre has started a new internship program for current students and recent graduates. The Career Boost Off Campus program requires no prior approval to apply for a job, and helps students and recent graduates find meaningful paid employment with non-profit and small to medium sized businesses in the GTA.

New jobs are posted weekly.

Learn more and explore current opportunities>>

The Nahom Berhane Scholarship for Leadership and Inclusion

Accepting Applications until April 17th

Provides assistance to youth with a proven track record of volunteerism, community service and leadership in the community, who are in need of financial support to attend a post-secondary institution including universities, colleges and professional trades training.

The Scholarship is available for students who are registered to attend a post-secondary institution (in any year).

Priority will be given to candidates who come from a low-income family, single parent family, or 1st/2nd generation immigrant family.

For more info or to apply, visit www.nahom.org.

Sales and Customer Service Advisor – North York (Part-Time)

At belairdirect, when you work in the Sales and Customer Service department, you are part of a high- performing team that provides our customers with the right insurance coverage and an outstanding experience.

·         Start date:  Friday May 5, 2016

·         The successful candidates must be available to work the following hours:

·         Training period (Summer): Monday to Friday 9:00 am to 5 pm and occasional evening shifts.

·         After Training (Fall):  Evening shifts from 12:00 pm to 9:00 pm AND Saturdays & Statutory Holidays from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

To apply send resumes to nikki.waheed@ryerson.ca

Upcoming Events

Employer Mix and Mingle: Michael Kors

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 4:00 pm – 7:00 PM | 131 Bloor St W #106, Toronto, ON

Join us for a unique networking and mixer event with Michael Kors. High level management and leaders from across their business will be present to talk about opportunities and career paths for Ryerson students. Career Discussions in:HR, Business, Retail Management, Fashion, Creative Industries and more… For more information and to register >

Becoming a Board Member Workshop

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 and more dates through to June 2017 | 11:00 AM | Volunteer Toronto

Non-profits have a significant impact on and support communities and create innovative ways to alleviate some of its most pressing social issues. Board members help to govern and lead non-profits through the strategic opportunities and challenges that arise.


Non-profits need board members with a variety of skills to achieve their organization’s goals. Whatever your professional background, serving as a board member can develop your soft skills and help you learn new ones. Brought to you by Volunteer Toronto.

For more information on location, dates and to register>

Upcoming Workshops

Schedule of Workshops & Tutorials

Thursday, March 30th | 12:00- 1:00 pm | POD-71 |  LinkedIn Essentials – Workshop

Monday, April 3rd | 12:00- 1:30 pm | POD-71 | Networking & Job Search Strategies – Workshop

Tuesday, April 4th | 12:00- 1:30 pm | POD-71 | Personal Branding & Online Job Search – Workshop

Learn more>