Employment Resource List

Employment Resource List

*For National and Provincial Financial Assistance resources, please see our COVID-19 Financial Assistance Resource List. 


Online Learning/Training Tools

Isolate/Create - Free resource providing creatives with digital assets to spark creativity and inspire digital collaboration.

Disco -  Free music search and music supervision service

Charity Village - One of Canada's largest non-profit sector Online resources for jobs, work life, and human resources issues. The site also provides an eLearning program.

Coursera - free online courses

Lynda (online tutorials)

Artscape Launchpad Learning - Free daily programming including artist talks and skill building workshops.


Online Work Tools

Audacity - Free, open source, easy-to-use, multi-track audio editor and recorder for Windows, macOS, GNU/Linux and other operating systems.

Zoom - Video conferencing, free account options

Loom - Record and share videos for free

Google Hangouts - Video meetings for your business

OBS Studio - Free and open source software for video recording and live streaming

Over (similar to Canva for design)

Audiomak (similar to Soundcloud for releasing music/playlists/mixes)

Pinterest (visual discovery engine for finding ideas, and more.)

Videvo - Free stock footage websites for Music Videos

Pexels - Royalty free stock photos 

Squarespace - All-in-one solution for anyone looking to create a website.


Job Boards

Government of Canada Job Bank 

Career Options During COVID-19

Work in Culture 


FYI Music

Canadian Live Music Association

Canadian University Music Society

Orchestras Canada

ACCES Employment

Artists in Canada Job Board

Jobs in Alberta

WorkBC Job Board

Manitoba Start Job Board

New Brunswick Job Board

Newfoundland Labrador Career Centre

Northwest Territories Job Search

Jobs at Nova Scotia

Nunavut Public Jobs

Ontario Jobs


Quebec Job Bank

SaskJobs (Saskatchewan Job Board)

YuWin Yukon Job Board


Remote/Temporary Job Opportunities



Virtual Vocations

Remote OK


Skip the Drive 

Working Nomads



Canadian Council for the Arts

Ontario Arts Council

Toronto Arts Council 



FACTOR’s Guide to Music Funding

FACTOR’s Pocket Guide 2020-2021

Independent Music Venue Relief Fund


*This resource list is a working document that we will continue to update as we discover new resources. This list is a starting point, not the be-all end-all. Please reach out to if you have resources you think should be added to the list/a link doesn’t work/you’re concerned about a particular resource I’ve linked.