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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
Job Title
Agency
Location
Date Posted
Date Closing
Job Description

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
February 12th, 2020
Open until filled

VCH - Berkley Care Centre

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Activity Aide
Retirement Concepts
Vancouver
February 12th, 2020
Open until filled

Renfrew Care Centre

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Minds in Motion Coordinator
Alzheimer Society of BC
Nanaimo
February 6th, 2020
March 2nd, 2020

Alzheimer BC

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Leader
City of Coquitlam
Coquitlam
February 7th, 2020
February 16th, 2020

City of Coquitlam - Dogwood

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Sienna Senior Living
Port Coquitlam
February 7th, 2020
Open until filled

Sienna - Port Coquitlam

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Therapist
PHSA
Port Coquitlam
January 27th, 2020
February 25th, 2020

Forensic Psychiatric Hospital 

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Staff
Sienna Senior Living
Port Coquitlam
January 23rd, 2020
Open until filled

Nicola Lodge

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Worker
Broadway Lodge
Vancouver
January 24th, 2020
Open until filled

Broadway Lodge

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Aide
Villa Cathay Care Home
Vancouver
January 24th, 2020
Open until filled

Villa Cathay

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Activity Aide
Retirement Concepts
Maple Ridge
January 16th, 2020
Open until filled

Retirement Concepts - MR

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Aide
Retirement Concepts
Langley
January 9th, 2020
Open until filled

Langley Seniors Village

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

Full-Time

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Coordinator
Pro Vita Care Management
Burnaby
January 9th, 2020
Open until filled

Chartwell Carlton - Burnaby

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Activity Coordinator
Legion Manor
Victoria
January 3rd, 2020
Open until filled

Legion Manor - Victoria

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Assistant
The Care Group
Vancouver
January 3rd, 2020
Open until filled

The Care Group - Vancouver

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver
January 3rd, 2020
Open until filled

VCH - Purdy Pavilions 

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

Full-Time

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
January 3rd, 2020
Open until filled

VCH - Evergreen House

 

 

Part-time

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

Part-Time

Diploma
Activity Aide
Retirement Concepts
Vancouver
February 12th, 2020
Open until filled

Renfrew Care Centre

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

Part-Time

Student
Recreation Therapy Worker
Interior Health Authority
Merritt
February 1st, 2020
Open until filled

IHA - Coquihalla Gillis House

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

Part-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
Richmond
February 7th, 2020
Open until filled

VCH - Minoru Residence

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

Part-Time

Diploma/Degree
Activity Worker
S.U.C.C.E.S.S.
Vancouver
February 7th, 2020
June 2nd, 2020

Activity Worker - Vancouver

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

Part-Time

Diploma/Degree/Student
Recreation Therapist
Recreational Respite
Various
January 29th, 2020
Open until filled

Recreational Respite

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

Part-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Seton Villa Retirement Centre
Burnaby
January 24th, 2020
Open until filled

Seton Villa - Burnaby

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

Part-Time

Diploma
TR Assistant
Golden Years TR Services Ltd.
Surrey
January 24th, 2020
Open until filled

TR Assistant - Golden Years

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

Part-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver
January 16th, 2020
Open until filled

VCH - Banfield Pavilions

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

Part-Time

Student
Program Worker
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
January 10th, 2020
Open until filled

VCH - Margaret Fulton

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

Part-Time

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Aide
Pro Vita Care Management
New Westminster
January 10th, 2020
Open until filled

Recreation Aide - New West

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

Part-Time

Degree
Therapeutic Recreation Manager
Chown ADC
Vancouver
January 3rd, 2020
Open until filled

Chown Adult Day Centre

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

Part-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
GF Strong Rehabilitation Centre
Vancouver
January 3rd, 2020
Open until filled

VCH - GF Strong

 

 

Casual

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

Casual

Diploma
Activity Aide
Retirement Concepts
Maple Ridge
February 12th, 2020
Open until filled

Maple Ridge Seniors Village

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

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Aide
Menno Place
Abbotsford
February 12th, 2020
Open until filled

Menno Place - Abbotsford

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

Casual

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Fraser Health Authority
New Westminster
February 6th, 2020
February 27th, 2020

FHA - Queens Park Care Centre

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

Casual

Student
Recreation Therapy Worker
Interior Health
Kamloops
January 18th, 2020
Open until filled

IHA - Ponderosa Lodge

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

Casual

Degree
Recreation Therapist
PHSA - Heartwood
Vancouver
January 30th, 2020
Open until filled

Heartwood Centre for Women

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

Casual

Student
Activity Worker
Vancouver Coastal Health
Powell River
January 30th, 2020
Open until filled

VCH - Willingdon Creek

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

Casual

Student
Recreation Aide
The Evergreen Hamlets 
Surrey
January 30th, 2020
Open until filled

Evergreen Hamlets

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

Casual (various opportunities)

Student
Child and Youth Care Worker
Westcoast Family Centres
Coquitlam/Port Moody/Poco
January 23rd, 2020
January 30th, 2020

Westcoast Family Centres

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

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Worker
Fraser Health Authority
Langley
January 22nd, 2020
February 12th, 2020

Langley Memorial Hospital

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

Casual

Diploma/Degree/Student
Recreation Staff
Sienna Senior Living
Port Coquitlam
January 23rd, 2020
Open until filled

Nicola Lodge

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

Casual

Student
Respite Caregiver
Ridge Meadows Community Living
Maple Ridge / Pitt Meadows
January 24th, 2020
Open until filled

Respite Caregivers

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

Casual

Student
Activity Worker
Fraser Health Authority
Maple Ridge / Pitt Meadows
January 21st, 2020
February 4th, 2020

FHA - Ridge Meadows Hosp.

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

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Aide
Revera Inc. 
Vancouver
January 24th, 2020
Open until filled

Recreation Aide - Revera Inc.

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

Casual

Student
Activity Worker
Fraser Health Authority
Port Moody
January 16th, 2020
February 6th, 2020

FHA - Eagle Ridge Hospital

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

Casual

Student
Recreation Worker
Fair Haven Homes Society
Burnaby & Vancouver
January 16th, 2020
Open until filled

Fair Haven - Casual

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

Casual

Student
Program Worker
Vancouver Coastal Health
North/West Vancouver
January 10th, 2020
Open until filled

VCH - Margaret Fulton / WV

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

Casual

Student
TR & Outreach Facilitator
Strive Living Society
Vancouver
January 10th, 2020
Open until filled

Strive - Vancouver

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

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
January 3rd, 2020
Open until filled

VCH - Evergreen House


Volunteer

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

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
BC Wheelchair Sports
Richmond
January 29th, 2020
February 21st, 2020

Vancouver/IWRF Tournaments

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

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