This page is a resource for long-term care (LTC) homes and secondary school educators who are interested in creating partnerships with their local LTC homes/secondary schools for experiential learning opportunities for students.
Resources for Educators and LTC Homes
If you are an educator in a secondary school, college, or university and have students seeking healthcare placements, please see the resources for educators. Tools include information about eligibility, training videos, and resources for anyone new to LTC, and sample student role descriptions.
If you are a secondary school educator, please read through our guidebook which will guide you through the process of connecting with a LTC home.
If you are coordinating student placements in a LTC home, please see the resources for LTC homes. Tools include information about student placement programs in secondary schools, sample student role descriptions, an orientation package and training for your students. If you are coordinating a secondary school student placement, please read through our guidebook which will provide information on co-op programs and facilitate developing partnerships with schools.
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like a hard copy of the guidebook.
For more information about some of the career options available in LTC, visit the LTC Careers page.
Is your home looking for volunteers, co-op students and interns? This page has the information you need to build partnerships with secondary schools.
Are you looking for experiential learning opportunities for secondary school students? Start here!
The guidebook explains why experiential learning is important in LTC, and outlines the benefits these opportunities offer for secondary school students, LTC residents and team members, and the broader LTC sector.
Working in long-term care (LTC) lets you pursue a career that lines up with your interests and skills! Explore the different roles you could take on throughout this page. There is a high demand for skilled workers – could you meet this need and find a great career? We think so!