Graduate Student Employment 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

The Centre for Social Enterprise aims to place motivated and talented graduate students with social enterprises in Newfoundland and Labrador. The centre's 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.

Social Enterprise Research Assistant - Choices for Youth 

Application Process

To apply, please submit a covering letter of motivation and CV to Please reference the job title in the subject line of your email.

Applications will be sorted and sent to our community partners 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 full-time graduate student at the St. John’s campus
  • Be in good academic standing
  • Be motivated to work in the community service sector
  • Respectfully uphold your commitments towards the community partner and its clients as prescribed by the work placement
  • Complete a post-placement reflection exercise/debrief

Closing Date: November 30th, 2017

If you have any questions about the position, please contact the Social Enterprise Partner Relations Officer at


Centre for Social Enterprise

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000