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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

Student
Program Worker
Vancouver Coastal Health
West Vancouver
September 20th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - West Van ADC

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

Full-Time

Student
Program Worker
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
September 20th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Margaret Fulton

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver
September 20th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Purdy Pavilions 

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

Full-Time

Degree
Recreation Therapist
ProVita Care Management
Vancouver
September 20th, 2019
Open until filled

ProVita - Vancouver

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Therapist
Louis Brier Home & Hospital
Vancouver
September 20th, 2019
Open until filled

Louis Brier - Vancouver

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Activity Coordinator
Pacifica Treatment Centre
Vancouver
September 17th, 2019
September 30th, 2019

Pacifica Treatment Centre

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

Full-Time

Degree
Recreation Coordinator
The Residence at Morgan Heights
Surrey
September 13th, 2019
Open until filled

Morgan Heights

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

Full-Time

Degree
Minds in Motion Coordinator
Alzheimer Society of BC
Nanaimo
September 9th, 2019
September 16th, 2019

Alzheimer Society of BC

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

Full-Time

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Interior Health
Kamloops
September 12th, 2019
Open until filled

Hillside - Kamloops

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Practice Leader
Interior Health
Vernon
September 13th, 2019
Open until filled

Gateby - Vernon

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Activity & Rehabilitation Coordinator
Island Health
Victoria
September 6th, 2019
Open until filled

VIHA - Victoria

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

Full-Time

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Therapist
Northern Health
Terrace
September 6th, 2019
Open until filled

Recreation Therapist - Terrace

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

Full-Time

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Coordinator
The Care Group
Coquitlam
September 6th, 2019
Open until filled

The Care Group - Coquitlam

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

Full-Time

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Therapist
Provita Care Management
Vancouver
August 30th, 2019
Open until filled

ProVita Vancouver

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

Full-Time

Degree
Recreation Therapist
PHSA
Burnaby
August 20th, 2019
September 18th, 2019

Mental Health & Addictions

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Therapist
PHSA
Coquitlam
August 20th, 2019
September 19th, 2019

Forensic Psychiatric Hospital

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

Full-Time

Degree
Recreation&Volunteer Manager
Park Place Seniors Living
Fort Langley
August 23rd, 2019
Open until filled

Park Place Seniors Living

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
TR Assistant
Elim Village
Surrey
August 23rd, 2019
Open until filled

TR Assistant - Elim Village

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Assistant
Fraser Health Authority
White Rock
August 23rd, 2019
Open until filled

FHA - White Rock

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

Full-Time

Degree
Executive Director
Victoria Therapeutic Riding
Victoria
August 21st, 2019
September 20th, 2019

Victoria Therapeutic Riding

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Program Coordinator
Northern Health
Prince George
August 23rd, 2019
Open until filled

Northern Health - Rainbow

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

Full-Time

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver
August 16th, 2019
Open until filled

Rec Therapist - G.F. Strong

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Program Worker
Vancouver Coastal Health
West Vancouver
August 16th, 2019
Open until filled

West Van Adult Day Centre

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
August 16th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Lions Gate Hospital

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

Full-Time 

Diploma
Recreation Programmer
Guildford Seniors Village
Surrey
August 2nd, 2019
Open until filled

Guildford Seniors Village

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

Full-Time - Permanent

Degree
TR Manager
Retirement Concepts
Summerland
August 1st, 2019
Open until filled

TR Manager - Summerland

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

Full-Time

Degree
Recreation Coordinator
Strive Living Society
Vancouver
August 1st, 2019
Open until filled

Recreation Coordinator - Strive

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Wellness Associate
Wesbrook Village
Vancouver
August 1st, 2019
Open until filled

Wesbrook Village

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Programmer
Hawthorne Seniors Care
Port Coquitlam
July 25th, 2019
Open until filled

Hawthorne - Rec Programmer

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Coordinator
Carecorp Senior Services
North Vancouver
July 25th, 2019
Open until filled

Carecorp - North Vancouver

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Manager
PARC Retirement Living
North Vancouver
July 25th, 2019
Open until filled

Recreation Manager - PARC

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Aide
Carecorp Senior Services
North Vancouver
July 25th, 2019
Open until filled

Recreation Aide - Carecorp

 

Part-time

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

Part-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver
September 20th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Purdy Pavilions 

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

Part-Time

Degree
TR Manager
Retirement Concepts
Chilliwack
September 20th, 2019
Open until filled

Waverly Seniors Village

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

Part-Time

Diploma/Degree
Community Activity Worker
Interior Health
Kelowna
September 12th, 2019
Open until filled

Interior Health - Kelowna

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

Part-Time

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver
September 13th, 2019
Open until filled

G.F. Strong - Rec Therapist

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

Part-Time

Diploma
Recreation Aide
ProVita Care Management
Surrey
September 6th, 2019
Open until filled

ProVita - Surrey

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

Part-Time

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Vancouver Coastal Health
Richmond
September 6th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Minoru Residence

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

Part-Time

Degree
Recreation Coordinator
Strive Living Society
Vancouver
August 30th, 2019
Open until filled

Strive Vancouver

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

Part-Time

Degree
Recreation Programmer
Bear Creek Villa
Surrey
August 30th, 2019
Open until filled

Bear Creek Villa

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

Part-Time

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Therapist
Recreational Respite
Abbotsford
August 23rd, 2019
Open until filled

Recreational Respite

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

Part-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver
August 16th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - G.F. Strong

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

Part-Time

Student
Support Worker
Canucks Autism Network
Vancouver
August 16th, 2019
Open until filled

Support Worker - CAN

 

Casual

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

Casual

Student
Program Worker
Vancouver Coastal Health
West/North Vancouver
September 20th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - WV/Margaret Fulton

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

Casual

Diploma/Degree
TR Assistant - Assisted Living
Elim Village
Surrey
September 20th, 2019
Open until filled

Elim Village - Surrey

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

Casual

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Therapist
Open Door Group
Vancouver
September 11th, 2019
September 30th, 2019

Open Door Group

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

Casual

Diploma
Activity Aide
New Vista Society
Burnaby
September 9th, 2019
September 25th, 2019

New Vista - Burnaby

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

Casual

Degree
Recreation Therapist
PHSA
Vancouver
September 5th, 2019
December 27th, 2019

PHSA - Heartwood

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

Casual

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Therapist
Interior Health
Vernon
August 31st, 2019
Open until filled

Interior Health - Polson

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

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Sunridge Gardens
Langley
August 30th, 2019
Open until filled

Sunridge Gardens

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

Casual

Degree
Recreation Assistant
Courtyard Gardens
Richmond
August 30th, 2019
Open until filled

Courtyard Gardens

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

Casual

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Aide
ProVita Care Management
Vancouver
August 23rd, 2019
Open until filled

Recreation Aide - ProVita

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

Casual

Diploma/Degree
Program Coordinator
Northern Health
Prince George
August 23rd, 2019
Open until filled

Northern Health - Rainbow

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

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
August 23rd, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Cedarview Lodge

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

Casual

Student
Program Worker
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
August 16th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Margaret Fulton ADC

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

Casual

Student/Grad
Recreation Aide
Nicola Lodge
Port Coquitlam
July 19th, 2019
September 19th, 2019

Recreation Aide - Nicola Lodge


Volunteer

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/Grad
Power Soccer Volunteer
Sportability
Cloverdale
June 7th, 2019
July 6th, 2019

2019 Power Soccer Provincials

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

 
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
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