Careers & Volunteering

Placements Available

Note: COVID-19 vaccination is required for everyone who works, visits, learns, does research, volunteers and is a member of the Designated Care Program at Bruyère. This will apply except in cases with a documented medical or human rights exemption. Read the complete policy here.


Most requests for student placements are accepted from clinical fieldwork coordinators. Please use the information below to understand what placement opportunities are available and how Bruyère works with educational institutions to provide clinical placements for students and post-qualification trainees.


Nursing & Personal Care Attendants

Pharmacists & Pharmacy Technicians

Therapeutic Recreation

Spiritual & Religious Care & Priests

Research Students

Clinical Nutrition, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Speech-Language Pathology, Rehabilitation assistants (OTA, PTA) & Social Work (MSW)

Medical Students & Medical Residents

Please note that Bruyère can offer placements only to students for whom the placement is part of the curriculum. Students seeking general hospital experience, whether paid or unpaid, where this is not part of the curriculum, should approach either the Department of Volunteer Resources or Human Resources.

Our Academic Partners

  • Algonquin College
  • La Cité
  • École des adultes Le Carrefour
  • University of Ottawa
  • University of Toronto 
  • Many other academic centers within Ontario and across Canada

If your organization does not have an affiliation agreement with Bruyère Continuing Care, you should ask your institution to submit a written request.