Summer Co-op Programs (REGISTRATION CLOSED MAY 4 2018)
CCE’s Summer Co-op program gives current Secondary School and Adult students the opportunity to gain one or two Co-op credits in the summer. Placements can be pre-arranged with an employer or arranged through CCE.
NEW PLACEMENT OPPORTUNITIES: Macasa Lodge has 5 new placements open- deadline May 24. Hamilton Health Science and St. Joseph hospitals have opened 7 last minute placements for Summer Coop, please click [Central Placement] tab on this page for more details.
CONFIRM YOUR PLACEMENT: If you have secured a Summer Coop placement please complete the form on the [Confirm Placement] tab.
*If you did not receive the confirmation notification of summer coop registration please email firstname.lastname@example.org
NOT YET PLACED: Please continue to contact employers you might be interested in doing your placement at during the summer. If you need assistance with securing a placement please contact the recruiter Leisha Dawson at email@example.com
PLACED: If you have a confirmed placement please complete the form below and submit.
Summer 2018 Program Calendar
Please open the link below to view the detailed Summer Co-op Calendar for 2018. Please note that a revised calendar has been posted on April 4th, 2018.
Pre-placement course opens May 14 and close June 11, this course takes about 20 hours to complete.
The Coop pre-placement course covers the health and safety aspects of doing a coop and is therefore mandatory. Instructions for accessing the Pre-placement course can be found on the link below:
To access the HUB -> http://home.hwdsb.on.ca/
Course Title -> Summer Coop
Available Unpaid Community Placements: The following employers have expressed interest in taking a Summer coop student in the past, please feel free to contact these employers and setup an interview:
Placements that deal with children or seniors require a vulnerable sector check – see Police Service Web page for forms and instructions:
See Commons page below – only employers with SUMMER COOP checked off are will to take students:
Focus on Youth Paid Placements: Focus on Youth is a program that allows HWDSB students to participate in a paid Summer job experience. If you are applying to Summer Coop and ALSO applying to Focus on Youth to get a paid job the important dates for this program are:
- FOY Application is open April 6 – April 26 – www.hwsb.on.ca/focusonyouth
- FOY Paperwork night is June 5
- FOY Training is June 16, 23 and 30
- FOY Program runs July 3 – August 10
May 22 (deadline May 24) – Macassa Lodge is looking for full day students for summer coop, if you are interested, complete the following application form 2017-18 HHS Summer Coop Application and email to firstname.lastname@example.org asap – TB form must be completed for this placement – TUBERCULOSIS SCREENING REQUIREMENTS form 2014
May 15 – A few last minute central placements for HHS hospitals have been posted (see links below), if you are interested, complete the following application form 2017-18 HHS Summer Coop Application and email to email@example.com asap
Job Posting 1: 5 South Clerical – Patti Hudson
Job Posting 2: Biomedical Technology
Job Posting 3: Charissa Cordon – Interprofessional Practice
Job Posting 4: Finance -Pro Bose
Job Posting 5: King Street West Reception – Lucy Caruso
May 09 – A few last minute central placements for St. Joseph hospitals have been posted (see links below), if you are interested, complete the following application form SJHH Co-op Application Package and email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Job Posting 2: HS Co-op Placement Description – Womankind
Complete application and email to email@example.com
Cable 14 – Application Deadline – May 4, 2018 – Cable 14 Application Form Summer Coop
(CLOSED – SPCA – Application Deadline – April 17, 2018 HBSPCA co-op application form Summer 2018)
(CLOSED – Hamilton Health Science – Application Deadline – April 17, 2018 – 2017-18 HHS PACKAGE )
(CLOSED – St. Joseph Hospital – Application Deadline – April 17, 2018 – SJHH Co-op Application Package)
(CLOSED – Positions Available:
MANDATORY INFORMATION SESSION: Already took place on April 19 for prospective Summer Co-op students, if you need a refresher on the information covered see vidoes below:
In order to complete the Registration, you will need to prepare the following documents in advance. When you have all of your documents ready, please complete the “Registration Form” below:
- Summer Co-op Parental Consent Form – 2018 – must be printed, completed and signed by your parent/guardian
- Summer Co-op Teacher Referral Form – 2018 – must be printed, completed and signed by one of your teachers
- A copy of your Student Status Sheet – make an appointment with your Guidance Counsellor and request a copy of your Student Status sheet. At the meeting with your Guidance Counsellor, ask them to circle the course your summer co-op will be “course tied” to and initial it.
- Once complete you will need to take a photo of, or scan each of these documents to attach to your application. Incomplete applications will not be processed.
NOTE: Please complete all required fields. Once you submit the form you will be presented with message stating the form was submitted successfully. If you still see the form once you press [SUBMIT], there are mandatory fields that have not been entered, please review and complete form and press [SUBMIT] again.