Career Connection Attendees Information

2019 Career Connections

The Career Connection planning team is hard at work planning the 2019 Career Connections event. Details will be posted here as soon as they are available.


2018 Career Connections Information

Career Connections Event


TESL Ontario will be hosting its 2nd annual Career Connections event at the annual conference on Thursday, November 1, 2018.

The half-day event will have a one-hour forum discussion, followed by employer exhibit displays.


Career Booster Forum
Build your career…build your income

Thursday, November 1, 2018 @ 12:40 pm - 1:40 pm
The Career Booster Forum is open to conference attendees only.


Patrice PalmerMonetizing your Professional Skills

Patrice Palmer
Owner of Teacher to Teacherpreneur and Happiness @ Work


Are you looking for ways to combine your skills, creativity and expertise to earn additional income outside the classroom? There are many opportunities online such as teaching, writing, editing and research positions but knowing where to look is key. I will provide some ideas and tips to help you get started.





RezaConnecting Accreditation to Employment

Reza Mazloom-Farzaghy, OCELT, MA TESL
Accreditation Services Manager, TESL Ontario


Who are the providers of language instruction in Ontario? What certification/accreditation do they require? How can you find them? How should you approach them? This presentation will try to answer these questions and more.





Thura AljuburyCoaching for Success

Thura Aljubury
Sheridan College & ACCES Employment


Why only teach when you can work with your TESL and earn more? With the arrival of the Syrian refugees in 2015, the need for coaches, facilitators and translators has increased. Join me to know more about working as a coach, facilitator, and interpreter/ translator with your TESL for non-for-profit organizations.




Employer Exhibits

Thursday, November 1, 2018 @ 1:40 pm - 4:30 pm
The employer exhibits are open to all TESL Ontario members and students.
Conference registration is not required.

The following employers are confirmed for the 2018 Career Connections event:Career Connections photo

  • ACCES Employment
  • Canada Education & Consulting
  • Catholic Crosscultural Centre
  • Centre for Education & Training
  • Conestoga IELTS
  • English School of Canada
  • English Testing Canada (ETC)
  • Hansa Language Centre
  • International Centre for EAP
  • Learn YOUR English Network
  • Outstanding Education Group
  • RelevantChina
  • Ryerson
  • Seneca College
  • St. George's Centre for ESL, Upper Grand District School Board
  • Toronto Catholic District School Board, Adult Education Program
  • Toronto District School Board
  • UASK Education
  • York Region District School Board

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Career Connections Employer Exhibits are open to all TESL Ontario members and TESL students.

Click here to download the complimentary admission form to attend the Employer Exhibits / Networking portion of the event.