Current opportunities

Looking for work experience in the social enterprise sector? Interested in exploring future career paths in social enterprise? Check out the opportunities we have listed below and submit your application to socialenterprise@mun.ca

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The Centre for Social Enterprise aims to place motivated and talented undergraduate students with social enterprises in Newfoundland and Labrador. The centres objective is to provide students with opportunities for personal growth and career discovery through work placements, where they will assist on social enterprise-related projects, specifically designed to meet the needs of the partner community organization in exchange for experience that helps the students hone their skills and explore future career paths.

Application Process

Submit a CV and a brief letter of motivation to socialenterprise@mun.ca. Applications will be sorted and sent to our community partner's for their consideration. Short-listed student candidates will be contacted for an interview. If a student is successful, the start and end dates of the placement will be confirmed.

Eligibility requirements:

Eligible students must:

  • Be a registered undergraduate student at the St. John’s campus
  • Ideally be a senior student
  • Be in good academic standing
  • Demonstrate previous volunteer/community service experience
  • Respectfully uphold your commitments towards the community partner and its clients as prescribed by the work placement
  • Complete a post-placement reflection exercise/debrief

Deadline to apply:

Thursday, October 12th 2017

 

Contact

Centre for Social Enterprise

230 Elizabeth Ave

St. John's, NL A1B 3X9 CANADA

Tel: (709) 864-2530

Fax: (709) 864-2552

becomestudent@mun.ca