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Employment & Volunteering

Getting connected with your community will help you find balance and will contributed to your overall success as a student.

Looking for a way to get involved with others? Want to make a difference locally or globally? Volunteer for a cause you believe in and give back to your Queen's and Kingston community at the same time.

Just need to earn some money to support your time at school? Working part-time is an excellent opportunity to contribute to your financial plan.

Through employment or volunteering (or both!), you can gain valuable work experience, learn to manage your time, and expand your business and social network.

Career Services

What if we told you that you could work with a career coach while you’re at Queen’s – someone to help you guide your way to your future? What if we said it’s free and that you could start planning for your future in your first year?

Queen’s Career Services provides education and employment support services for students from all disciplines. Whether you know exactly what you want to do and just need help getting there, or you still don’t have any idea what’s next for you, there are resources to help.

  • Apply to jobs through the online job posting board.
  • Speak with potential employers on campus at career fairs and other events.
  • Find summer jobs and on campus jobs.
  • Get help with your applications to graduate and professional programs (such as law, medicine, occupational therapy, etc.)
  • Discuss options for what you want to do after graduation and find the best fit for your interests and skills.
  • Discover ways to build experience.
Opportunities thorough faculties, schools and departments
Departments Student Councils | Teaching Assistants
Faculty of Arts and Science Peer Advisors - Peer Academic Support Service (PASS)
Faculty of Law Legal Aid, Business Law Clinic, Elder Law Clinic, Pro Bono Students Canada, Law Journal
Alumni Relations Volunteer at Homecoming
Agnes Etherington Art Centre Gallery and administration volunteer opportunities
Student Academic Success Services (SASS) Peer Learning Assistants and Peer Writing Assistants
Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts Front of House volunteers
Union Gallery Volunteer at the Gallery
Undergraduate Admission Campus Tour Guides
Queen's Student Alumni Association Student Alumni Ambassadors
Queen's Telefundraising Services Jobs in Fundraising
Residence Services Residence Jobs | Getting Involved | Apply to be a Residence Don
Hospitality Services Jobs in Hospitality
Athletics & Recreation Athletics Jobs
International Centre (QUIC) Volunteer Opportunities

Visit the individual faculty, school, and departmental sites for more opportunities…

Opportunities through student government and clubs
Alma Mater Society (AMS) AMS Jobs and Volunteer Opportunities

Engineering Society of Queen's University (EngSoc)

EngSoc Jobs
Engineers Without Borders
Residence Society (ResSoc) Volunteer Opportunities, Hiring Opportunities
Society of Graduate & Professional Students (SGPS) SGPS Jobs
The Journal Join the Journal Team
Queen's Helping Hands Association Volunteer with Helping Hands
CFRC 101.9 FM Volunteer with CFRC

Visit the individual student government sites and the AMS clubs directory for more opportunities…

And many more…

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Work and Volunteer in Kingston

Employment & Resources in Kingston
City of Kingston Summer Student Recruitment
H'Art School of Smiles Volunteer with H'Art
Hotel Dieu Hospital (HDH) Volunteer at HDH
Kingston Employment and Youth Services (KEYS) KEYS Job Board
Kingston General Hospital (KGH) Volunteer at KGH
Municipal Affairs Commission (AMS) Volunteer and Work in Kingston
St. Vincent de Paul Society of Kingston Volunteer with St. Vincent de Paul
United Way Volunteer with the United Way
VON Greater Kingston Visit their Facebook page or email gkmealsonwheels@von.ca
Community Information Online Consortium KFL&A Community Resources Database Organization / Program Search
Almost Home Volunteer with Almost Home