Career choices in physical and health education and related fields are many and varied. Both current professionals and professionals-in-training will find the following resources helpful.

Career Poster 
This poster describes a variety of careers in health, physical education, recreation and kinesiology, as well as the level of education typically required for each. Download the PHE Canada Careers poster (.pdf, 211 KB)

Sport Information Resource Centre (SIRC) Career Opportunities 
Canada’s Sport Information Resource Centre (SIRC) provides an updated list of job opportunities from around the country.

Education Canada Network
The Education Canada Network is Canada’s No. 1 source of education-related employment opportunities. Many school districts, private institutions, colleges and universities use the Education Canada Network as a medium to advertise their employment opportunities. Graduating students may also submit their résumés to be considered by recruiting and hiring school districts from across the country.

Jobs in Education 
This site posts job opportunities across Canada in schools, school boards, universities, colleges and other education-related sectors.

Academic Career Posting
This site is an academic job site where universities and colleges in Canada, the US, and around the world, advertise faculty, research, and administrative job openings.


Physical and Health Education Canada

Physical and Health Education Canada is seeking a Program Assistant who will be responsible for assisting with the planning, promotion and implementation of various initiatives. The candidate will be a dynamic, task-oriented individual with strong coordination and interpersonal skills, and the ability to multi-task.  This is a summer internship opportunity starting end-of-May 2017 at $12.75 per hour for 35 hours per week.

Interested candidates should submit their covering letter and resume, in confidence, no later than May 15, 2017 to:              

Attention: Selection Committee

Physical and Health Education Canada
301-2197 Riverside Drive
Ottawa, Ontario   K1H 7X3

*    Please note:  We appreciate your interest and thank you for your consideration; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.



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