Career Services

Creating A Path to Your Future

Career Services is an on-campus career development service that assists students, graduates, and alumni prepare for successful careers.

Explore opportunities and create a path to your future career with Cape Breton University’s Career Services by your side.  It is a good idea to begin the process of career planning in your first year, but creating the path to your future can begin at anytime, call us today!

Student employment opportunities: There are plenty of opportunities to choose from, no matter where or how often you want to work. And it’s worth it—you’ll build your resume, meet new people, and fund the occasional Friday night study break. Follow this link to our job postings.

Academic Advising:  Here at Cape Breton University, we do our best to give every student a chance at success.  Meeting with a member of our advising team is a big part of the effort.  All new students are required to with meet with us before registering for courses.  Working with an academic advisor gives you the opportunity to :

  • Select your courses with the help of an advisor.
  • Create your class schedule.
  • Prepare yourself for success.

Experiential Learning Programs: Through Cape Breton University’s Co-op, Internships, Work Study Bursary, and Work Placement opportunities, we offer plenty of ways for you to enhance your classroom studies.  For more information about experiential learning opportunities contact us at co-op_works@cbu.ca.

Plan your career: Explore opportunities and create a path to your future career with Cape Breton University’s Career Services by your side. We are available to assist with resume preparation, mock interviews, and assistance in choosing a graduate program.

Career Services’ Events:  Career Services host a variety of events throughout the year, Job/Career Fair, Career Information Sessions, Pizza with a Professional, and Lunch and Learn sessions. Career and Resume preparation sessions are held each semester, you don’t want to miss out, it is a great opportunity to begin the process of career planning.

Mike MacIsaac
Student Development Officer

Office: B134B

Phone: 902.563.1408

Jennifer Currie
Student Placement Officer - SSOB

Office: SB-113

Phone: 902.563.1196

Carly Turnbull
Student Placement Officer

Office: B-134-G

Phone: 902-563-1129