Gain experience and build your resumé

Explore some ways to start gaining valuable experience you can use on your resumé. Whether on or off campus, paid or volunteer, check out some opportunities and find what’s right for you. UBC’s Okanagan Campus ‘Get Involved’ Facebook page has up-to-date opportunities waiting for you.

Employment Opportunities

Employers seek UBC students and graduates through Career Connect. Additionally, every year UBC’s Okanagan campus hires over 1,000 undergraduate students to participate in engaging, enriching, and exciting opportunities on campus. Employment opportunities on campus and in the surrounding area are available through Career Connect. 2017-2018 Academic Year Teaching Assistant Positions. For position requirements, please click here: 2017 GTA Positions, you will also find the application form there. Or: https://hes.ok.ubc.ca/hes-teaching-assistant-application-form/

Volunteer Opportunities

Many volunteer opportunities await you! Kelowna Community Resources’ has an extensive Volunteer Database and also host the Okanagan Volunteer Opportunities Fair a major annual event, attracting over 75 local non-profit organizations, all under one roof.

Community Service Learning Program

The Community Service Learning (CSL) Program is an initiative that aims to develop responsible, engaged citizens and to impact critical social issues through collaborative efforts between UBC and the surrounding community.