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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

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

Full-Time 

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Coordinator
Braddan Private Hospital
Vancouver
January 4th, 2019
Open until filled

Braddan Hospital

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

Full-Time 

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Therapist
Louis Brier Home & Hospital
Vancouver
January 4th, 2019
Open until filled

Louis Brier Home & Hospital

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

Full-Time 

Diploma/Degree
Seniors Living Recreation Manager
PARC Retirement Living
White Rock
January 4th, 2019
Open until filled

PARC Retirement Living

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

Full-Time - Permanent

Diploma
Recreation Aide
Inglewood Care Centre
West Vancouver
December 27th, 2018
January 20th, 2019

Inglewood Care Centre

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

Full-Time - Permanent

Diploma
Recreation Aide
Haven Hill Care Centre
Penticton
December 12th, 2018
Open until filled

Haven Hill

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

Full-Time (2 positions)

Diploma
Program Worker
Vancouver Resource Society
Vancouver
December 20th, 2018
Open until filled

Vancouver Resource Society

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

Full-Time 

Diploma/Degree
Lifestyle and Programs Manager
Chartwell 
Vancouver
December 20th, 2018
Open until filled

Chartwell

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

Full-Time - Permanent

Degree
Therapeutic Recreation Manager
Retirement Concepts
White Rock
December 20th, 2018
Open until filled

Peace Portal Seniors Village

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

Full-Time - Temporary

Student (2 years)
Recreation Therapy Worker
Interior Health
Vernon
December 6th, 2018
Open until filled

Polson - Interior Health

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

Full-Time - Permanent

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Services Assistant
Villa Cathay Care Home
Vancouver
December 6th, 2018
March 31st, 2019

Villa Cathay

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

Full-Time - Permanent

Degree
Program Coordinator - Seniors Outreach
District of West Vancouver
West Vancouver
December 4th, 2018
December 21st, 2018

Program Coordinator - WV

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

Full-Time 

Diploma/Degree
Program Worker
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
December 4th, 2018
Open until filled

Program Worker - VCH

Part-time

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

Part-Time (3 positions)

Diploma/Degree/Student
Therapeutic Recreation Practitioner
Valley Haven
Chilliwack
January 8th, 2019
January 31st, 2019

Valley Haven

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

Part-Time - Permanent

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Programmer
Adanac Park Lodge
Vancouver
January 9th, 2019
Open until filled

Recreation Programmer - APL

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

Part-Time

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver
December 18th, 2018
Open until filled

Recreation Therapist - VCH

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

Part-Time

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
December 13th, 2018
Open until filled

Recreation Therapist - VCH

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

Part-Time - Permanent

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Respite
Recreational Respite Inc.
Various Locations
December 13th, 2018
Open until filled

Recreation Respite

 

Casual

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

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Programmer
Guildford Seniors Village
Surrey
January 4th, 2019
Open until filled

GSV

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

Casual

Student
Recreation Services Coordinator
CMHA Vancouver
Vancouver
January 4th, 2019
Open until filled

CMHA

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

Casual

Diploma/Degree
Therapeutic Recreation Assistant
Elim Village
Surrey
December 20th, 2018
Open until filled

Elim Village

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

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Services Coordinator
Canadian Mental Health Association
Vancouver & Lower Mainland
December 13th, 2018
December 21st, 2018

CMHA

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

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Services Coordinator
Canadian Mental Health
Vancouver
December 4th, 2018
December 21st, 2018

Recreation Services Coordinator

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

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
December 4th, 2018
Open until filled

Recreation Assistant - VCH




Volunteer

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
Empowered by Nature
Various Locations & Programs
October 30th, 2018
Ongoing

Empowered by Nature

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

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

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer Support
Rock Steady Boxing
New Westminster
October 16th, 2017
Ongoing

Rock Steady Boxing: non-contact boxing for people living with Parkinson's disease

 

Seasonal

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

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

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

 

 



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.
 

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

Casual

Bachelor's Degree

Recreation Programme

Abbotsford/MMH & Community Health Services

Mission

May 18, 2017

June 1, 2017

Recreation Therapist- Fraser Health - Careers