Student Placements

We welcome students from a variety of academic programs who are seeking work placement experiences.  Students will receive a thorough orientation to the agency and typically job shadow while on placement.  Students are provided the opportunity to perform a variety of tasks, as they relate to their educational program and placement requirements.

OPTIONS northwest has hosted placement students from the following programs and educational institutions, and welcomes interest from other educational institutions and programs.

Confederation College

  • Developmental Service Worker
  • Social Service Worker
  • Recreation Therapy
  • Human Resources

Lakehead University

  • Bachelor Science of Nursing
  • Social Work

McMaster University

  • Occupational Therapy

Northern Ontario School of Medicine

  • Undergraduate Medical Education Program

 

If you are interested in a placement with OPTIONS northwest please contact Human Resources at 807-344-4994 or submit your inquiry to optionsnorthwest%23com|hr.