Careers & Volunteering

Current Career Opportunities

Current Volunteer Opportunities


First Year Student Committe Voting Member Positions

Are you a first-year student? This is your opportunity to be a leader. Apply to join a Hart House Club or Committee and you could play a part in important initiatives, like planning a concert series in the Arbour Room, hosting a dialogue on sustainable economics with leading figures, helping the Theatre select its next season, developing tri-campus health and wellness events, or advancing a global initiative for food equity and sustainability.
Co-curricular record approvedWith a seat for a first-year student on each of Hart House’s 10 student-led Standing Committees, this is the time to make a difference in the fields of: Alumni, Art, Debates, Farm, Finance, Literary & Library, Music, Recreational Athletics, Social Justice, and Theatre.

Deadline to Apply: September 25, 2015

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Hart House Creative Programmes Assistant

Hart House is looking for a pair of committed, passionate, and creatively skilled students to assist with our growing Get Crafty and Family Sunday programmes. Get Crafty is a series of free weekly drop-in craft workshops, every Thursday from 11-1 at Hart House. We also offer Mobile Get Crafty Workshops on an on-going basis that are delivered at various locations across all three campuses. Get Crafty integrates craft and community as a way of promoting wellness, lowering stress levels, and inspiring creativity and play. Family Sundays happen one Sunday a month, September through April, and engage students with children through arts-based cultural programming. Ideal candidates are creative, confident, and open minded individuals who love to teach and encourage others.

Deadline to Apply: September 4, 2015

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Student Advisory Board: Hart House Hancock Lecture

Would you like to get experience working in a small group on a major project that supports and explores ideas and subject matter that you decide? The Hart House Hancock Lecture, now in its 14th year, is recruiting dedicated students to join its planning and implementation committee.
Co-curricular record approvedMake friends, have great conversations about things that matter to you and help plan and execute one of Hart House’s signature public lectures. Along the way you will also be responsible for developing, planning and executing a series of smaller events aimed at exploring the topic of the lecture more deeply with the campus community, this could include events such as film screenings, panel discussions, workshops, etc.

Deadline to Apply: September 15, 2015

For info on how to apply, download this PDF >>

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Hart House Communications Assistant

Hart House is looking for a committed work-study student who is passionate about getting our message out to students. The Communications Assistant will work with the Programs and Communications teams to create a strategic plan for the distribution of Hart House’s printed promotional materials on campus, and research innovative and effective ways for Hart House student clubs and committees to use free and existing resources to promote their events and activities. This is a great opportunity for a student who would like to improve communications and promotional skills, and build campus networks.

Deadline to Apply: August 21, 2015

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Hart House Finance Committee Student Membership

Hart House’s Finance Committee provides opportunities to learn valuable skills in financial management by participating in conversations and decisions about budgetary and financial policies and issues. We welcome students from all disciplines (it’s an opportunity for students enrolled in finance-related degree programs to bring theory to practice; and we also provide educational training sessions for students without a financial background). Skills acquired through involvement as a committee member can be applied to both individual and organizational financial management. The Finance Committee mandate applies to all financial aspects of Hart House with particular focus on the following:

  • Participate in advising the Board of Stewards on policies that affect the financial management of the House
  • Analyze the annual budget
  • Make recommendations for the House’s long-range plans
  • Consider capital expense requests
  • Monitor financial operating performance
  • Oversee the annual audit process
  • Participate in the Audit Sub-Committee

To get involved, contact

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Hart House Theatre Volunteers

Discover the inner workings of live theatre. Get involved in the season’s programming and join the blend of students and professionals, actors, playwrights, dancers, directors, musicians and technicians in a unique formal and informal educational opportunity. Be a part the University of Toronto’s Performing Arts Leader Since 1919.

Contact Gillian Lewis, Education & Production Coordinator at or call 416.978.6392

For more information visit the theatre’s volunteer information page located here >>
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Clubs & Committees

To find a club or committee that speaks to your interests, visit our Clubs and Committees page with a complete list of all the clubs and committees as well as information about each one.

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