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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 Manager
NorthCrest Care Centre
Delta
July 10th, 2019
Open until filled

NorthCrest Care Centre

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

Full-Time 

Student
Program Worker
Vancouver Coastal Health
West Vancouver
July 17th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - West Vancouver ADC

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

Full-Time 

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
July 17th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Evergreen House

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

Full-Time 

Student
Program Worker
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
July 17th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Margaret Fulton ADC

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver
July 17th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Purdy Pavilions

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

Full-Time - Permanent

Diploma
Recreation Aide
Retirement Concepts
Kamloops
July 17th, 2019
Open until filled

Kamloops Seniors Village

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Manager
Amenida Seniors Community
Surrey
July 5th, 2019
Open until filled

Recreation Manager - Surrey

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

Full-Time

Degree
Program Coordinator
Blind Beginnings
New Westminster
June 28th, 2019
July 15th, 2019

Blind Beginnings - New West

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
TR Coordinator
ProVita Care Management
Surrey
June 27th, 2019
Open until filled

TR Coordinator - ProVita

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Coordinator
Exelcare Nursing Services
Surrey
June 27th, 2019
Open until filled

Exelcare - Surrey

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Director of Recreation
Revera Inc. 
West Vancouver
June 20th, 2019
Open until filled

Revera - Hollyburn House

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Activity Coordinator
Weinberg Residence
Vancouver
June 20th, 2019
Open until filled

Weinberg Residence - 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
Open until filled

Bria - The Waterford

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

 

Part-time

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

Part-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver
July 17th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Purdy Pavilions

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

Part-Time

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver
July 17th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - West End Mental Health

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

Part-Time

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver
July 17th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Purdy Pavilions

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

Part-Time

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver
July 17th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - South Mental Health

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

Part-Time

Diploma
Recreation Aide
Retirement Concepts
Kamloops
July 17th, 2019
Open until filled

Recreation Aide - Kamloops

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

Part-Time

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Revera Inc.
Vancouver
July 5th, 2019
Open until filled

Arbutus Care Centre

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

Part-Time

Diploma
Recreation Coordinator
Cavell Gardens 
Vancouver
July 5th, 2019
Open until filled

Cavell Gardens - Vancouver

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

Part-Time

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Coordinator
Chartwell
Maple Ridge
June 27th, 2019
Open until filled

Chartwell - Maple Ridge

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

 

Casual

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

Casual

Student
Program Worker
Vancouver Coastal Health
West/North Vancouver
July 17th, 2019
Open until filled

West Van ADC & Margaret Fulton

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

Casual

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
July 17th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Evergreen House

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

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Therapist
Forensic Psychiatric Hospital
Coquitlam
June 26th, 2019
July 26th, 2019

PHSA - Forensic Psych Hospital

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

Casual

Student
Recreation Assistant
Fraser Health Authority
New Westminster
July 17th, 2019
Open until filled

FHA - Recreation Assistant

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

Casual

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
July 17th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Berkley Care Centre

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

Casual

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Therapist
Interior Health
Kelowna
July 10th, 2019
Open until filled

Interior Health - Cottonwoods

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

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Aide
Retirement Concepts
Kamloops
July 17th, 2019
Open until filled

Recreation Aide - Kamloops

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

Casual

Student
Recreation Therapy Worker
Interior Health
Kelowna
June 28th, 2019
Open until filled

Interior Health - Cottonwoods

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

Casual

Degree/Diploma
Program Facilitator
Strive Living Society
New Westminster
June 27th, 2019
Open until filled

Strive New Westminster

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

Casual

Diploma
Activity Aide
Revera Inc.
Surrey
June 27th, 2019
Open until filled

Revera - Surrey

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

Casual

Student
Activity Worker (Recreation)
Vancouver Coastal Health
Squamish
June 20th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Hilltop House

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

Casual

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Aide
Chartwell Retirement Residences
Surrey
June 20th, 2019
Open until filled

Chartwell - Surrey

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

Casual

Student
Recreation Aide
Carecorp
Burnaby
June 20th, 2019
Open until filled

Carecorp - Burnaby

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

Casual

Student
Recreation & Outreach Facilitator
Strive Living Society
Vancouver
June 20th, 2019
Open until filled

Strive - Vancouver

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


Volunteer

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 
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
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