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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/Degree
Recreation Therapist
Forensic Psychiatric Hospital
Coquitlam
June 13th, 2019
Open until filled

PHSA - Forensic

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Worker
Fair Haven Homes Society
Burnaby
June 14th, 2019
Open until filled

Recreation Worker - Fair Haven

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

Full-Time - Permanent

Degree
TR Manager
Chown Adult Day Centre
Vancouver
June 14th,2019
Open until filled

TR Manager - Chown

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

Full-Time

Degree
TR Manager
Retirement Concepts
Surrey
June 14th, 2019
Open until filled

TR Manager - Surrey

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

Full-Time - Permanent

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Therapy Worker
Interior Health
Vernon
June 14th, 2019
Open until filled

Interior Health - Gateby

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

Full-Time 

Diploma
Director of TR
Haro Park Centre Society
Vancouver
June 7th, 2019
Open until filled

Haro Park - Vancouver

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

Full-Time - Permanent

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Bria Communities
Tsawwassen
June 3rd, 2019
July 3rd, 2019

Bria - The Waterford

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

Full-Time - Permanent

Diploma/Degree
Director of Recreation & Volunteer services
Kinsmen Lodge
Surrey
May 30th, 2019
Open until filled

Kinsmen Lodge - Surrey

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

Full-Time 

Diploma/Degree
Lifestyle & Programs Manager
Chartwell 
Surrey
May 30th, 2019
Open until filled

Chartwell - Surrey

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

Full-Time

Degree
Recreation Coordinator
Memory and Complex Care
Nanaimo
May 30th, 2019
Open until filled

Rec Coordinator - Nanaimo

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

Full-Time - Permanent

Degree
TR Manager
Retirement Concepts
Interior, BC
May 30th, 2019
Open until filled

Retirement Concepts

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

Full-Time - Permanent

Diploma
Recreation Aide
Haven Hill Care Centre
Penticton
May 24th, 2019
Open until filled

Haven Hill CC - Penticton

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

Full-Time - Permanent

Degree
Recreation Therapist - DTES
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver
May 24th, 2019
Open until filled

Steps MH Rehabilitation

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Director of Resident Programs
Sienna Senior Living
Port Coquitlam
May 24th, 2019
Open until filled

Sienna - Port Coquitlam

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

Full-Time - Permanent

Diploma/ 3rd-4th Year Student
Recreation Aide
Evergreen Hamlets
Surrey
May 21st, 2019
Open until filled

Recreation Aide - Fleetwood

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

Full-Time

Degree
Recovery Coach
Island Community Mental Health
Vancouver
May 17th, 2019
Open until filled

Recovery Coach - ICMH

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Team Leader, Elders Centre
Squamish Nation 
North Vancouver
May 14th, 2019
Open until filled

Team Leader - Elders Centre

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

Full-Time 

Degree/Diploma
Life Enrichment Coordinator
Amica Senior Lifestyles
Vancouver
May 8th, 2019
Open until filled

Amica - Vancouver

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

Full-Time - Permanent

Degree
TR Manager
Pacific Reach Seniors
Vancouver
May 8th, 2019
Open until filled

TR Manager - Terraces on 7th

 

Part-time

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

Part-Time - Permanent

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Therapist
Recreational Respite Inc.
Vancouver, Burnaby
June 12th, 2019
Open until filled

Recreational Respite Inc.

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

Part-Time - Permanent

Degree
TR Manager
Retirement Concepts
Chilliwack
June 7th, 2019
Open until filled

TR Manager - Chilliwack

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

Part-Time - Permanent

3rd-4th year student
Activity Worker
Vancouver Coastal Health
Powell River
May 30th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Willingdon Creek Village

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

Part-Time - Permanent

Diploma
Recreation Worker
Crossreach Adult Day Centre
Vancouver
May 24th, 2019
Open until filled

Recreation Worker - Crossreach

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

Part-Time (2 positions)

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Worker, TR
Fraser Health Authority
Delta
May 16th, 2019
Open until filled

Delta Hospital - FHA

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

Part-Time

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Therapist
Interior Health Authority
Vernon
May 11th, 2019
Open until filled

Recreation Therapist - IHA

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

Part-Time

Degree
Activity Day Program Coordinator
Vancouver Coastal Health
Sechelt
May 8th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Shorncliffe Village

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

Part-Time

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Coordinator
Chartwell
Maple Ridge
May 8th, 2019
Open until filled

Chartwell - Maple Ridge

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

Part-Time 

Degree/Diploma
TR Assistant
Elim Village
Surrey
May 2nd, 2019
Open until filled

TR Assistant - Elim Village

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

Part-Time - Permanent

Degree/Diploma
Activity Worker
S.U.C.C.E.S.S.
Vancouver
May 2nd, 2019
Open until filled

Activity worker - Success BC

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

Part-Time - Permanent

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Therapist
Recreational Respite
Burnaby
May 2nd, 2019
Open until filled

Recreational Respite - Burnaby

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

Part-Time 

Degree/Diploma
Activity Worker
Vancouver Coastal Health
Powell River
May 2nd, 2019
Open until filled

Activity Worker - VCH 

 

Casual

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

Casual

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Worker
Fraser Health Authority
Langley
June 14th, 2019
Open until filled

Langley Memorial Hospital

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

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Elim Village
Surrey
June 14th, 2019
Open until filled

Elim Village - Recreation Asst

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

Casual

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Therapy Assistant
Sienna Senior Living
Surrey
June 13th, 2019
Open until filled

Brookside Lodge 

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

Casual

Student
Life Enrichment Excursion Asst
Verve Senior Living
New Westminster
June 7th, 2019
Open until filled

Verve Senior Living

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

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Aide
Suncreek Village
Surrey
June 7th, 2019
Open until filled

Suncreek Village - Surrey

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

Casual

Degree
Recreation Therapist
PHSA - Heartwood Centre
Vancouver
May 30th, 2019
Open until filled

Heartwood Centre for Women

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

Casual

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Programmer
Adanac Park Lodge
Vancouver
May 29th, 2019
Open until filled

Adanac Park Lodge

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

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
May 24th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Berkley Care Centre

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

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Aide
Carecorp
North Vancouver
May 24th, 2019
Open until filled

Carecorp - North Vancouver

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

Casual

3rd-4th year Student
Activity Worker
Pinegrove Place
Richmond
May 8th, 2019
Open until filled

Pinegrove Place

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

Casual

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Therapy Assistants
Hawthorne Seniors Care
Port Coquitlam
May 8th, 2019
Open until filled

Hawthorne Seniors Care


Volunteer

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 
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
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
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