Voluntary Sector Careers
Did You Know?
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Luther students can register in Arts, Science, or Media, Art, and Performance degree programs. All degrees are awarded by the U of R.
Small classes = big advantages. As a federated college, Luther College classes are typically smaller. This allows for students to connect with their profs and classmates.
It pays to go to Luther College. Literally. Luther students are eligible for an additional $100,000 in scholarships, in addition to all of the awards available to them as U of R!
Luther College offers the best of both worlds: a smaller college environment with all the benefits of a larger university.
The Luther College Residence is a great place for student athletes; it’s conveniently located and comes with a great meal plan.
Luther grads attend a special graduation ceremony and luncheon celebration at Luther College as well as the U of R convocation ceremony
Voluntary Sector Careers
Did you know?
- 2 million Canadians are employed in the voluntary sector
- Canada has over 170,000 nonprofit organizations where you can find career opportunities
Examples of careers in the voluntary sector include Executive Director; Program Manager; Biologist; Communications Specialist; Social Worker; Financial Officer; HR Manager; Curator; IT Support; Research Director; Health Promotion Specialist; Marketing Coordinator; Policy Analyst; and many more!
Below are links to a number of local, national, and international career opportunities just waiting for you to explore:
Canada (Search by Province)
- Charity Village – Find Jobs: https://charityvillage.com/jobs/find-jobs.aspx
- Work in NonProfits – Find Jobs: http://workinnonprofits.ca/
- Canadian Society of Association Executives - Job Board: http://niche.workopolis.com/association-executive-jobs/index.htm
- Government of Canada – Job Bank: http://www.jobbank.gc.ca/home-eng.do?lang=eng
- Wow Jobs - Search "Non-Profit": http://www.wowjobs.ca/start.aspx
- The Canadian Association of Gift Planners - Find Jobs: http://www.cagp-acpdp.org/
- Pillar Nonprofit Network – Ontario Job Opportunities: http://www.pillarnonprofit.ca/jobs
- Ontario Nonprofit Network – Connect Nonprofit Jobs: http://connectjobs.ca/
- Reach Hire – Alberta’s Non-profit Career Centre: http://www.reachire.ca/
- Edmonton Chamber of Voluntary Organizations - Jobline: http://www.ecvo.ca/index.php/jobline
- Caring Careers - Saskatchewan Job Opportunities: http://www.caringcareers.ca/
- Idealist – Worldwide Jobs: http://www.idealist.org/
- Total Professions – UK Charity and Volunteer Work: http://www.totalprofessions.com/profession-finder/sector-summaries/charity-and-voluntary-work
- Third Sector Jobs – UK Charity Jobs: http://jobs.thirdsector.co.uk/
- The Guardian Jobs – UK Charity Jobs: http://jobs.theguardian.com/charity/
Disclaimer: Links from the Voluntary Sector Studies Network (VSSN) to third-party sites do not constitute an endorsement by the VSSN of the parties or their products and services. These parties are listed to provide connections to jobs in the nonprofit sector for university students.