Job Opportunities

CUPE Unit 1 Job Postings

All Unit 1 job postings for Teaching Assistant positions may be viewed on the university’s centralized Unit 1 job posting board .

To apply, please view the application procedures for CUPE Unit 1 positions.

The following Teaching Assistant positions are available for the 2019-20 academic year:

  • CIV 382Y1 Y – Civil Engineering Portfolio
  • MIE240H1 S – Human-Centred Systems Design
  • MIE243H1 F – Mechanical Engineering Design I
  • MIE315H1 S – Design for the Environment
  • MIE490Y1 Y – Industrial Engineering Capstone Design & MIE491Y1 Y – Mechanical Engineering Capstone Design
  • MSE298Y1 Y – Communications

Application deadline: May 21, 2019. Please note that late applications will not be accepted.

CUPE Unit 3 Job Postings

All Unit 3 job postings for Sessional Lecturer and Writing Instructor positions may be viewed on the university’s centralized Unit 3 job posting board .

To apply, please view the application procedures for CUPE Unit 3 positions.

The following Sessional Lecturer positions are available for the 2019-20 academic year:

  • APS111H1 F & APS112H1 S – Engineering Strategies and Practice – Associate Communication Coordinator (1901607)
  • APS111H1 F – Engineering Strategies & Practice – Inclusive Participation Facilitator and Communication Instructor (1901606)
  • APS112H1 S – Engineering Strategies & Practice – Inclusive Participation Facilitator and Communication Instructor (1901609)
  • APS 111/112/113 Engineering Strategies & Practice – Inclusive Participation and Communication Lead Instructor (1901608)
  • APS111H1 S: Engineering Strategies & Practice I (T) (1901559)
  • APS112H1 F: Engineering Strategies & Practice II (T) (1901560)
  • APS281H1 S: Language & Meaning – Communication Instructor (1901503)
  • APS320H1 F: Representing Science on Stage (1901514)
  • APS326H1 F: Special Topics in Creative Writing – Head Instructor (1901507)
  • APS326H1 F: Special Topics in Creative Writing (1901509)
  • CHE299H1 F: Communication – Language Support (1901523)
  • CIV282H1 F: Engineering Communication (1901516)
  • ECE297H1 S: Communication and Design (1901517)
  • ESC101H1 F: Praxis I – Lead Communication Instructor (1901533)
  • ESC102H1 S: Praxis II – Lead Communication Instructor (1901536)
  • ESC101H1 F: Praxis I (1901532)
  • ESC102H1 S: Praxis II (1901534)
  • Professional Language Development Associate (1901537)
  • Communication Instruction & Coordination in the Professional Language Portfolio (1901538)
  • ESC101H1 F: Praxis I – Professional Language Specialist (1901539)
  • ESC102H1 S: Praxis II – Professional Language Specialist (1901540)
  • APS281H1 S: Language & Meaning – Course Coordinator (1901510)
  • APS445H1 S: The Power of Story: Discovering Your Leadership Narrative (1901515)
  • Communication Instruction & Coordination in the CHE portfolio (1901519)
  • CHE299H1 F: Communication (1901524)
  • CHE399H1 S: Professional Engineering Consultancy – Course Planning (1901528)
  • CHE430Y1 F: Plant Design (1901529)

Application deadline: May 21, 2019. Please note that late applications will not be accepted.

The following Writing Instructor positions are available for the 2019-20 academic year:

  • APS111H1 F: Engineering Strategies and Practice – Driving Event Reflective Assignment – Support & Grading (1901545)
  • APS111H1 F: Engineering Strategies and Practice – Final Exam Grading (1901548)
  • ECE496Y1 Y: Design Project (1901549)
  • ECP Tutoring (1901551)
  • ECP Tutoring Coordinator (1901550)
  • ESC203H1 F: Engineering & Society – Reading & Speaking Group Leader (1901552)
  • ESC499H1 F/S: Engineering Science Thesis (1901553)
  • MIE243H1 F: Mechanical Engineering Design – Professional Language Development Communication Instructor (1901556)
  • Professional Language Development Diagnostic Assessor (1901557)

Application deadline: May 21, 2019. Please note that late applications will not be accepted.

Continuously Posted Notices

These notices are posted in accordance with the CUPE Unit 3 Collective Agreement. Most of our annual job notices are posted in late April or early May.

Don’t know what to apply for?

Contract instructors at the University of Toronto are represented by the Canadian Union of Public Employees, Local 3902 (CUPE 3902 ). The following descriptions will help you determine which CUPE Unit job postings you are eligible to apply for:

  • CUPE Unit 1:

    represents University of Toronto students, mainly graduate students, working as Teaching Assistants, Teaching Laboratory Assistants, markers, graders and instructors.

  • CUPE Unit 3:

    represents employees (who are not currently University of Toronto students) engaged in teaching, demonstrating, tutoring or marking/grading on contracts of less than one year.

If you have any questions about which positions to apply for, please contact us at ecp@ecf.utoronto.ca.