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Alternative Placement Opportunities

Alternative Placement Opportunities

Current Alternative Practicum Placements Expressing Interest:

Organization Contact Description

 Writing & Study Skills Services, Centre for Student Success, Laurier Brantford​

Jenna Olender
(p) 519 756 8228 ext. 5788


Online Discussion Moderators 2016.pdfOnline Discussion Moderators 2016

​Wilfrid Laurier University, LEAF (Laurier English and Academic Foundation)   Jaime Hignell​
(p) 519-756-8228X5418​
Laurier English and Academic Foundation PDF.pdfLaurier English and Academic Foundation
Laurier Brantford Centre for Student Life & Engagement (CSLE)​ Jessi Calberry​​
(p) 519.756.8228 x5822
Nathan Reeve.pdfPeer Health Educators
Social Venture Partners Waterloo Region Leanne O'Donnell

SVP Posting.pdfEvents and Communications Coordinator


​Learning Solutions Educational Services

Lois Pilkington or Stephanie Campbell​

(e) 519 753 6575


Learning Solutions Educational Services.pdfLearning Solutions Educational Services


YMCA of Hamilton/


Abbie Osborn or Caitlin Place

(e) OR

(p) 519 752 6568



​Bulldog Interactive Fitness

Bobbi Hayes​


(p) 519 836 3838


Bulldog Interactive Fitness.pdfBulldog Interactive Fitness


A Child's Paradise Too​

Tara MacPhee OR Wendy Farrant​


(p) 519 751 2412


A Child's Paradise Too.pdfA Child's Paradise Too


​Colin Macdonald Community School

Christine Borsellino

(p) 905 525 6336

Colin Macdonald Community School.pdfColin Macdonald Community School


​The Kitchener-Waterloo Bilingual School

Mona Balea (Vice-Principal)​

(p) 519 886 6510



The Kitchener-Waterloo Bilingual School.pdfThe Kitchener-Waterloo Bilingual School


PLASP Child Care Services​

Deb Decloe

(p) 905 890 1711 ext. 186



PLASP Child Care Services.pdfPLASP Child Care Services

Strong Start Charitable Organization​ Kristen Carr
 ​(p) 519-743-9578 ext.114
Strong Start Charitable Organization.pdfStrong Start Charitable Organization

St. Leondard's Community Services Human Resources Manager
St. Leonard's Community Services.pdfSt. Leonard's Community Services



Andrea Jimenez
 ​(p) 519-749-9387 ext. 224

 Nipissing University Schulich School of Education​

 Maria Cantalini-Williams
 ​(p) 519-591-8262

 Research and Teaching Assistants - Maria Cantalini-Williams 2016.pdfResearch and Teaching Assistants - 2016

Nipissing University Schulich School of Education Jenny Guibert 
(p) 519-634-9886
Research and Teaching Assistant - Jenny Guibert 2016.pdfResearch and Teaching Assistant

 The ​Myrtleville House Museum

​​Sarah Thomas
(p) 519-752-3216
Myrtleville House Museum.pdfMyrtleville House Museum


Cube for Teachers​

​Susan Kwiecien
(p) 647-209-3605
Cube for Teachers.pdfCube for Teachers

Cube for Teachers.pdfCube for Teachers

​Oxford Learning Academy (Milton) (e)​
(p) ​905-693-9978​
Oxford Learning Academy.pdfOxford Learning Academy

Paris Museum & Historical Society - LESSON PLAN DEVELOPER​

Grand River Conservation Authority - Apps' Mill Nature Centre​
Patti French or Duane Brown
(p) 519-752-0655

​Student Health and Wellness
Peer Educator
Laurier Brantford Health Services

Cindy Wood
(p) 519-756-8228 ext.5781

Student Health and Wellness Peer Educator Posting.pdfStudent Health and Wellness Peer Educator Posting

Backus Heritage Conservation Area​


(p) 519-586-22​01​

Backus Placement Opportunity.pdfBackus Placement Opportunity
Laurier Brantford - Career Development Centre​
Jenn Hicks
(p) 519 756 8228 ext. 5796

Employment Advisor.pdfEmployment Advisor

YMCA Volunteer Job Opportunity - Homework Assistant​ ​Azra Chaudhry
(p) 519-752-4568 ext. 45
Volunteer Job Posting - Youth Homework Help.pdfVolunteer Job Posting - Youth Homework Help

Other Alternative Practicum Placements Examples
  • Alternative Schools​
  • Association of Private School’s Ontario
  • Autism Centres
  • Big Brothers/Big Sisters
  • Boarding Schools
  • Canadian Cancer Society
  • Children’s Aid Society
  • Children’s Help Line
  • Children’s Mental Health Services
  • Children’s Safety Village of Brant
  • Conservation Areas
  • Correction Centres
  • Diabetes Society - Juvenile
  • Distress Centres Ontario
  • Early Years Centre
  • ESL organizations
  • Family Counselling Centres
  • Family/Children’s Services
  • Forestry Centres
  • Health Unit
  • Heart and Stroke Association
  • Homeless Centres
  • Hospitals – Pediatric or Geriatric Care
  • Human Resources - public and corporate
  • Immigrant Settlement Services
  • Launch Pad
  • Leadership Programs
  • Learning Centres
  • Learning Disabilities Association of Ontario
  • Leisure Centres
  • Library programs
  • Literacy organizations
  • Lung Association
  • Ministry of Education
  • Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities
  • Museums
  • Music programs for children
  • Native Cultural Centres
  • Outdoor centres
  • Outreach programs
  • Park and Recreation – local municipalities
  • Pioneer Villages
  • Private Schools
  • Publishing companies
  • Respite Care
  • Service Ontario centres
  • Special Needs Ontario Window
  • Specialty schools
  • Training and Development Officers/Corporate Trainers
  • Tutoring Services
  • Universities/Colleges
  • Y  Centres - YMCA/YWCA
  • Youth Centres
Others (as approved by PAC)

International Practicum Information

There is new information regarding international placements and a revised process for applications. These revised procedures are consistent with procedures outlined by the Nipissing University International Office and the Faculty of Education of the main campus.

International Powerpoint Presentations

​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Brantford_International Information Session_2017.pdfBrantford International Information Session 2017.pdf

 MyInternational Database Instructions_Brantford.pdfMy International Database Instructions Brantford.pdf

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