Job postings

Employment Opportunities in Therapeutic Recreation

The Douglas College Therapeutic Recreation program does not accept any responsibility for the job postings listed below. Postings will be updated once a week. For further information on any of the postings, please contact the agency directly. Employers interested in posting jobs, please click here: Employers

Please email the Program Advisor at tr@douglascollege.ca to request to have your job posted. 


Full-time

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Education
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Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Director of Recreation
Revera
Surrey
June 12th, 2020
Open until filled

Revera - Surrey

 

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Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
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Full-Time

Degree
Program & Volunteer Coordinator
Blind Beginnings 
New Westminster
June 11th, 2020
June 29th, 2020

Blind Beginnings 

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Programmer
George Derby Centre
Burnaby
June 19th, 2020
Open until filled

George Derby Centre

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Activity Aide / Recreation Asst
New Vista Society
Burnaby
June 19th, 2020
Open until filled

New Vista Society

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Full-Time

Diploma
Activity Coordinator
Vancouver Coastal Health
West Vancouver
June 8th, 2020
Open until filled

West Van ADC

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
June 8th, 2020
Open until filled

Berkley Care Centre

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Programmer
George Derby Centre
Burnaby
June 8th, 2020
Open until filled

George Derby Centre

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Full-Time

Degree
Recreation Manager
The Hamlets at Penticton
Penticton
June 8th, 2020
Open until filled

The Hamlets at Penticton

 

 

Part-time

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Part-Time

Degree
Youth TR Worker
Delta Mental Health Services
Delta
June 26th, 2020
Open until filled

Delta Mental Health

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Part-Time

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Island Health
Victoria
June 29th, 2020
July 9th, 2020

Quadra Village # 2

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Part-Time

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Island Health
Victoria
June 29th, 2020
July 9th, 2020

Quadra Village #1

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Part-Time

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Bria Communities
Langley
June 11th, 2020
July 1st, 2020

Magnolia Gardens

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Part-Time

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Vancouver Coastal Health
Gibsons
June 19th, 2020
Open until filled

VCH - Gibsons

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Part-Time

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Therapist
Recreational Respite
Kamloops
June 19th, 2020
Open until filled

Recreational Respite

 

Casual

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Casual

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Villa Cathay Care Home Society
Vancouver
June 30th, 2020
Open until filled

Villa Cathay

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Casual

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Coordinator
Fraser Health
Delta
June 25th, 2020
July 16th, 2020

FHA - Delta

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Casual

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Therapist
Northern Health
Prince George
June 29th, 2020
July 10th, 2020

Gateway - Prince George

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Casual

Student/Graduate
Recreational Support Worker
Foundry Ridge Meadows
Maple Ridge
June 16th, 2020
June 29th, 2020

Foundry Ridge Meadows

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Aide
Revera 
Surrey
June 12th, 2020
Open until filled

Revera - Surrey

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Casual

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Coordinator
Fraser Health
White Rock
June 3rd, 2020
June 17th, 2020

FHA - White Rock

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
Richmond
June 8th, 2020
Open until filled

Minoru Residence

 

 

Volunteer

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Program Assistant
Stroke Recovery Assc of BC
Burnaby & Port Coquitlam
Ongoing
Ongoing

Stroke Recovery

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
Impact Parkinson's - Rock Steady Boxing
New Westminster
Ongoing
Ongoing

Rock Steady Boxing

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
Maplewood Care Society
Abbotsford
Ongoing
Ongoing

Maplewood Care Society

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
Empowered by Nature
Various Locations
Ongoing
Ongoing

Empowered by Nature

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Adaptive Soccer Volunteer
Coquitlam Metro Ford Soccer
Coquitlam
Ongoing
Ongoing

Adaptive Soccer Coquitlam

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
Port Moody Adaptive Soccer
Port Moody
Ongoing
Ongoing

PMSC Adaptive Soccer Program

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
The Derby Manor
Burnaby
Ongoing
Ongoing

Volunteer - The Derby Manor

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
SPIRIT Volunteer
City of Surrey
Surrey
Ongoing
Ongoing

SPIRIT Volunteer Program

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student/Grad
Volunteer
Brookside Lodge
Surrey
Ongoing
Ongoing

Volunteer - Brookside Lodge

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
City Camp Volunteer
West Coast Kids Cancer Foundation
Vancouver
Ongoing
Ongoing

West Coast Kids - City Camp

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer 

Student
Volunteer
Pinegrove Place
Richmond
Ongoing
Ongoing

Volunteer - Pinegrove Place

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer - Summer Camp

Student
SCIP Volunteer
District of West Vancouver
West Vancouver
Ongoing
Ongoing

Summer Camp Inclusion

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency

Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
Burnaby Centre for Mental Health and Addictions
Burnaby
Ongoing
Ongoing

Burnaby MH & Addictions

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
Columbia Speech & Language Services
Surrey
Ongoing
Ongoing

Aphasia Volunteer

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
Vancouver Goalball Club
Vancouver
Ongoing
Ongoing

Vancouver Goalball Club

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
City Centre Care Society
Vancouver
Ongoing
Ongoing

City Centre Care Society

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
North Fraser Therapeutic Riding Association
Maple Ridge
December 12th, 2018
Ongoing

NFTRA

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
Vancouver Power Chair Soccer
Vancouver
November 15th, 2018
Ongoing

Power Chair Soccer

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
Seniors Services Society
New Westminster
October 11th, 2018
Ongoing

Seniors Services Society

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Wheelchair Sports Volunteer 
BC Wheelchair Sports
Vancouver/Richmond
September 26th, 2018
Ongoing

BC Wheelchair Sports Volunteer

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Adapted Adventure Program Volunteer
Power For All
Langley & Surrey
June 28th, 2018
Ongoing

Power For All - Adapted Adventure

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
The Bloom Group
Vancouver
May 18th, 2018
Ongoing

The Bloom Group - Hospice Services

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
3H Craftworks Society
Vancouver
May 8th, 2018
Ongoing

3H Craftworks Society

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
Camp Goodtimes
Maple Ridge / Shawnigan Lake
March 9th, 2018
Ongoing

Camp Goodtimes

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
Health & Home Care Society of BC
Vancouver
February 6th, 2018
Ongoing

Health & Home Care Society of BC

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
Unique Get Together Society
Coquitlam / Port Coquitlam
January 31st, 2018
Ongoing

Unique Get Together Society - Basketball Volunteers

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
Strive Living Society
Burnaby
January 12th, 2018
Ongoing

Strive Living Society - Liberty Place

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer 
North Shore Stroke Recovery Centre
North Vancouver
October 17th, 2017
Ongoing

 North Shore Stroke Recovery Centre

 

 

Seasonal

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Spring/Summ Breaks

Student
Program Leaders
City of Coquitlam
Coquitlam
January 24th, 2020
February 3rd, 2020

Coquitlam - Camps

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Seasonal - Spring Break

Student
Site Coordinator
KidSafe
Vancouver
January 7th, 2020
Open until filled

KidSafe - Site Coordinator

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Seasonal - Spring Break

Student
Activity Leader
KidSafe
Vancouver
January 7th, 2020
Open until filled

KidSafe - Activity Leader

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Seasonal - Spring Break

Student
Child Support Worker
KidSafe
Vancouver
January 7th, 2020
Open until filled

Kidsafe - CSW

 

Job Type
Education
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Seasonal

Student
Male Support Worker
Canucks Autism Network
Keats Island
June 18th, 2019
Open until filled

Overnight Camp - Keats Island

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Full-Time

Student
Day Camp Coordinator
West Coast Kids Cancer Foundation
Vancouver
February 25th, 2019
Open until filled

Day Camp Coordinator

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Full-Time

Student
Day Camp Facilitator
West Coast Kids Cancer Foundation
Vancouver
February 25th, 2019
Open until filled

Day Camp Facilitator

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Full-Time

Degree
Program Director
Zajac Ranch
Mission
February 11th, 2019
Open until filled

Program Director - Zajac Ranch

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Seasonal (6 positions)

Student
Instructor
SFU Summer Camps
Burnaby

January 16th, 2019

April 7th, 2019

SFU Camps

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Seasonal

TR Student
Various Opportunities
YMCA of Greater Vancouver
Various Locations

January 8th, 2018

Ongoing

YMCA

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Seasonal

TR Student
Various Opportunities
Zajac Ranch
Mission

January 8th, 2018

Ongoing

Zajac Ranch

 

Job Type
Education Required
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Seasonal

TR Student
Various Opportunities
Camp High Hopes
Sioux City, Iowa

January 8th, 2018

Until filled

Camp High Hopes

 


Employers

If you would like to advertise a position on our job board, please e-mail us at TR@douglascollege.ca. Jobs will be posted once a week. We ask that all positions submitted meet certain criteria. For details on what information we require, please refer to our fillable form.



All postings must have a minimum education requirement of a diploma or degree in therapeutic recreation. For casual positions only, we will post jobs that accept applicants who have completed recognised courses in therapeutic recreation. Unless specified otherwise, all jobs will be posted for a maximum of 30 days.