Faculty of Education

Faculty of Education
Faculty of Education

Options Career Fair

January 9, 2018, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Duncan McArthur Hall
Faculty of Education, Queen’s University

Options Career Fair in Student Street.

Options Career Fair, held annually here at the Faculty of Education, aims to provide our B.Ed./Dip.Ed. candidates with information about career opportunities and application procedures. Options is for district school boards from Ontario and other provinces, and other Canadian and international organizations, to set up displays and hold presentations here in Duncan McArthur Hall, in order to reach as many teacher candidates as possible. This event is hosted by Education Career Services, with assistance from the Education Student Society.

Queen's B.Ed/Dip.Ed Candidates:

Queen's Teacher Candidates are NOT required to register for the Options Career Fair. Your class schedules will be adjusted for you to be able to attend this event. If you have any questions please contact Pam Briand, Careers and Employment Advisor, Education Career Services: pamela.briand@queensu.ca613-533-6201.

School Boards and Organizations:

Options Career Fair is an invitational event. If you would like to attend, please contact Pam Briand, Careers and Employment Advisor, Education Career Services, for further information on registering your school board or organization: pamela.briand@queensu.ca613-533-6201.

If you have received an email invitation, you can enter the registration site by clicking on the first blue bar below and logging in.

Registration Deadline: December 11, 2017

Registration Fees: Your school board or organization will be assessed a fee for participating, as follows:

  • Canadian School Boards: No charge
  • Not-for Profit Organizations: No charge
  • International Schools and Organizations: $250.00
  • Canadian Organizations: $250.00

Is January 9 a problematic date? On-Campus Recruiting Alternatives

School Board & Organization Log In

For School Boards and organizations the Options Career Fair registration is now closed. The fair has reached beyond capacity and we have had to close registration early.

Please contact us at ed.careers@queensu.ca to discuss alternative on-campus recruiting.

Event Information


A 6 foot table and display area will be provided for each school board or organization. It would be best to be set up by 10:00 a.m. If you have a large display to assemble, please let us know in advance so that we can provide some extra space. Presentations will be running concurrently in several classrooms.


We will have sandwiches and refreshments available in the Vernon Ready Room (A115). A cafeteria and vending machines are also within easy reach. Coffee, tea, water and juice will be available all day.

Directions to the Faculty of Education, Queen's University

The Faculty of Education, Queen’s University is located in Duncan McArthur Hall, situated at the corner of Union Street and Sir John A. Macdonald Blvd. in Kingston, Ontario. See Contact Us.


There is a pay-and-display parking lot in the front of Duncan McArthur Hall. Parking should cost between $7.50 and $10.00


We recommend the Delta Hotels Kingston Waterfront. Please mention that you are attending the Options Career Fair at the Faculty of Education, Queen’s University, in order to receive the Queen's rate of $149.00/night.

Contact information for the Delta Hotels Kingston Waterfront: