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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 

Degree
Program Supervisor
Kitsilano Community Centre
Vancouver
March 14th, 2019
March 22nd, 2019

Kitsilano Community Centre

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Services Coordinator
CMHA
Delta
March 14th, 2019
Open until filled

Canadian Mental Health Assc

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

Full-Time 

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
Richmond
March 14th, 2019
Open until filled

Minoru Residence - VCH

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

Full-Time (multiple positions)

Diploma
Activity Worker
Broadmead Care
Victoria (various sites)
March 6th, 2019
Open until filled

Broadmead Care

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

Full-Time - Permanent

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Sienna Senior Living
Osoyoos
March 8th, 2019
Open until filled

Mariposa Gardens

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

Full-Time

Degree
Therapeutic Recreation Manager
Pinegrove Place
Richmond
March 6th, 2019
April 30th, 2019

TR Manager - Pinegrove

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

Full-Time

Degree
Practice Supervisor, Recreation Therapy
Sunny Hill (PHSA)
Vancouver
February 27th, 2019
Open until filled

PHSA - Sunny Hill

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Therapeutic Recreation Assistant
Elim Village
Surrey
February 27th, 2019
Open until filled

TR assistant - Elim Village

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
February 21st, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Cedarview Lodge

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

Full-Time - Temporary

Student
Therapeutic Recreation Assistant Co-Op
Elim Village
Surrey
February 19th, 2019
March 4th, 2019

Elim Village - Co-Op

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

Full-Time

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Therapist
Homewood Health
Victoria
February 19th, 2019
Open until filled

Homewood Health - Victoria

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

Full-Time

Degree
Corporate Recreation Lead
Retirement Concepts
Langley
February 14th, 2019
Open until filled

Retirement Concepts - Langley

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

Full-Time

Degree
Therapeutic Recreation Manager
Retirement Concepts
Kamloops
February 11th, 2019
Open until filled

Kamloops Seniors Village

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

Full-Time

Degree
Therapeutic Recreation Manager
Retirement Concepts
Williams Lake
February 11th, 2019
Open until filled

Williams Lake Seniors Village

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

Full-Time

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

Camp Director - Zajac Ranch

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Coordinator
PHSA
Vancouver
February 8th, 2019
Open until filled

Rec Coordinator - Mt. St.Joseph

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

Full-Time 

Diploma
Recreation Coordinator
PHSA
Vancouver
February 8th, 2019
Open until filled

Rec Coordinator - Langara

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

Full-Time 

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver
February 8th, 2019
Open until filled

Recreation Assistant - VCH

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

Full-Time 

Degree
Therapeutic Recreation Manager
Retirement Concepts
White Rock
February 8th, 2019
Open until filled

TR Manager - Peace Portal

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

Full-Time - Temporary

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Programmer
Hawthorne
Port Coquitlam
February 5th, 2019
Open until filled

Hawthorne - Rec Programmer

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

 

Part-time

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

Part-Time

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Coordinator
Valleyhaven Retirement Community
Chilliwack
March 14th, 2019
Open until filled

Valleyhaven 

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

Part-Time

Diploma
Activity Coordinator
Health & Home Care Society of BC
Vancouver
March 14th, 2019
Open until filled

HHCS BC - Family Respite 

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

Part-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Sienna Senior Living
Port Coquitlam
March 14th, 2019
Open until filled

Sienna Senior Living - Poco

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

Part-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Gilmore Gardens Seniors
Richmond
March 14th, 2019
Open until filled

Gilmore Gardens Seniors

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

Part-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
Richmond
March 14th, 2019
Open until filled

Minoru Residence - VCH

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

Part-Time

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Vancouver Coastal Health
Richmond
March 14th, 2019
Open until filled

Minoru Residence - VCH

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

Part-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver
March 8th, 2019
Open until filled

Banfield Pavilions - VCH

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

Part-Time

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Enable Occupational Therapy
Richmond
February 27th, 2019
Open until filled

Recreation Therapist - Enable

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

Part-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver
February 27th, 2019
Open until filled

Recreation assistant - Banfield

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

Part-Time

Student
Pool Rehabilitation Assistant
Enable Occupational Therapy
Various
February 19th, 2019
Open until filled

Enable - Pool Rehab Assistant

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

Part-Time 

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
February 8th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Margaret Fulton ADC

 

Casual

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

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
March 8th, 2019
Open until filled

Berkley Care Centre

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

Casual

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Fraser Health Authority
New Westminster
February 13th, 2019
Open until filled

Recreation Therapist - FHA

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

Casual

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Programmer
George Derby Centre
Burnaby
February 27th, 2019
Open until filled

George Derby Centre

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

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Bria Communities
Langley
February 19th, 2019
Open until filled

Sunridge Gardens

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

Casual

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Fraser Health
New Westminster
February 14th, 2019
Open until filled

Recreation Therapist - FHA

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

Casual 

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
February 8th, 2019
Open until filled

Rec Assistant - Evergreen 


Volunteer

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 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
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

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