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Employment Opportunities

Work-study and Other On-Campus Positions

Working on campus throughout the school year, or over the summer, can be a great way to explore different careers, build skills that you enjoy using, make some extra money and get experience that will impress employers. Please visit the Career Centre website for available on-campus work opportunities. All students should review this information as changes to the work-study program eligibility have been made in the past two years.

Career Centre Resources

Not sure how to start your job search? The University of Toronto's Career Centre provides you with access to the latest career resources. To find out more about building your skills on-campus and off as well as exploring what the Career Centre has to offer, visit the Career Centre online or on campus at the Koffler Student Services Centre, 214 College Street.

You may also wish to meet with our embedded Career Educator.  Information about how to book an appointment with Jon please visit student services.

Teaching Assistantships

The John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design offers a variety of Teaching Assistantship positions each session for both graduate and undergraduate courses. Hiring priority is given to Graduate Students  with first consideration given to graduate students with prior experience. 

Students are expected to ensure that the Teaching Assistant positions they have applied to, do not conflict with their core courses.   Students are expected to attend a combination of Lectures, Practicals & Tutorials, depending on the course.

  • Undergraduate Studio Courses – TAs are expected to attend the weekly practical only.*
  • Undergraduate Lecture Courses (No Tutorial) – TAs are expected to attend the weekly lecture.*
  • Undergraduate Lecture Courses (with Tutorial) – TAs are expected to attend the weekly lecture, plus one section of the tutorial. *
  • Graduate Courses – TAs are expected to attend the weekly lecture.*

*Please note that Head TAships positions may have additional requirements.

Sessions currently advertised:  Winter 2020 - Applications due by October 18, 2019 at 11:59pm

Online Application

TA applications are due by October 18, 2019 at 11:59pm. All Daniels Graduate students are required to submit their applications via the Online Application Form.   Undergraduate Students and Students outside the Daniels Faculty will need to complete a Paper Application Form.  Please email Heather Huckfield to obtain a Paper Application form. All applications must be accompanied by a Application Form, CV, and Cover Letter.  

Students are expected to choose electives that will not conflict with their Teaching Assistantship obligations.  The online applicaton form will prevent Daniels Students from being able to apply to course that conflict with their core courses.  Before you apply you must make sure the course you are applying for does not conflict with any of your core courses.

Any questions regarding Teaching Assistants can be directed to Heather Huckfield

Note: Decisions regarding all postings will be communicated via UofT email.  All students who wish to be considered for the Emergency TA Postings, must reapply.  If during the application and/or selection process you require accommodation due to a disability, please contact Heather Huckfield.  Duties of these positions shall be performed at the campus on which the position is located.  Where the duties are intended to be performed at another location, such other location will be specified in the posting.

Updated: September 25, 2019   xc: CUPE Local 3902, fax: 593-9866

The John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design advertises CUPE positions for Teaching Assistants, Chief Presiding Officers, and Invigilators online and on our CUPE bulletin board located on the basement floor of 1 Spadina Cres.,  adjacent to the Workshop Office. These positions are posted as needed for Daniels Faculty courses/final examinations in accordance with the respective CUPE local 3902 Collective Agreement. 

Chief Presiding Officers and Invigilators

The John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design hires Chief Presiding Officers and Invigilators to preside over final examinations held in the examination period of each academic term as required. Hiring priority is given to Graduate Students  with first consideration given to graduate students with experience in conducting Faculty final examinations. 

Sessions currently advertised:  August 2019 - Exams

Current offering:  August 2019

Applications can be submitted to: heather.huckfield@daniels.utoronto.ca 

Responsibilities

Chief Presiding Officers will act on behalf of the Program's Office in administering Faculty final examinations in strict accordance with Faculty procedures and regulations.  They will be responsible for picking up examination materials; opening and organizing examination rooms; making announcements; distributing examination books and question papers; collecting student signatures; dealing with emergency situations such as ill students, fire alarms, etc.; returning materials to the Office of the Registrar and Student Services; maintaining the confidentiality of examination materials; and carrying out the directives contained in the procedures and regulations governing Faculty final examinations. Occasional attendance at meetings and tribunals is required.

Qualifications

First consideration will be given to graduate students with experience in conducting Faculty final examinations.  General qualifications include: ability to carry out procedures under pressure using tact and judgement, ability to effectively direct large groups, and ability to communicate clearly and effectively.

Application Procedure

Application forms, to which a resume may be attached are available at the 1 Spadina Cres, Room 136 and below. Application deadlines are posted here and on our CUPE bulletin board located on the ground floor of 230 College Street adjacent to the Workshop Office.

Download and save the application form.

PLEASE NOTE: While all applications for these positions are appreciated, only those candidates that are selected for an interview will be contacted.  Thank you.

Updated: June 25, 2019   xc: CUPE Local 3902, fax: 593-9866

The John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design advertises CUPE positions for Teaching Assistants, Chief Presiding Officers, and Invigilators online and on our CUPE bulletin board located on the ground floor of 230 College Street adjacent to the Workshop Office. These positions are posted as needed for Daniels Faculty courses/final examinations in accordance with the respective CUPE local 3902 Collective Aggreement.