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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

Full-time

Job Type
Education Required
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Location
Date Posted
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Full-Time

Degree/Diploma
Life Enrichment Coordinator
Amica Mature Lifestyles
West Vancouver
January 19th, 2018
Open until filled

Life Enrichment Coordinator - West Vancouver 

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

Full-Time - Temporary

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Burnaby Centre for Mental Health and Addictions
Burnaby
January 18th, 2018
January 27th, 2018

Recreation Therapist - Burnaby Centre for Mental Health and Addictions

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

Full-time

Degree/Diploma
Integration Support Worker
Family Services of Greater Vancouver
Burnaby/New Westminster
January 16th, 2018
January 30th, 2018

Integration Support Worker

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

Full-time 

Degree/Diploma
Events and Recreation Coordinator
The Phoenix Society
Surrey
January 9th, 2018
January 20th, 2018

Events and Recreation Coordinator

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

Full-time - Permanent

Degree/Diploma
Activity Aide
New Vista Society
Burnaby
January 12th, 2018
Open until filled

Activity Aide - New Vista

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

Full-time - Temporary

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Programmer
George Derby Centre
Burnaby
January 8th, 2018
January 12th, 2018

Recreation Programmer - Burnaby

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

Full-time

Degree/Diploma
Leisure Volunteer Access Coach
Canadian Mental Health Association
Vancouver
January 5th, 2018
January 12th, 2018

Leisure Volunteer Access Coach

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

Full-time 

Degree
Recreation Therapist 
Seniors Come Share Society
Surrey
January 3rd, 2018
Open Until Filled

Recreation Therapist - Seniors Come Share Society

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

Full-time - Permanent

Diploma/Degree
Activity Aide
Evergreen Hamlets
Surrey
December 28th, 2017
Open Until Filled

Activity Aide

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

Full-time - Temporary

Diploma/Degree
Life Skills Worker
Community Integration Services Society
Port Coquitlam
December 21st, 2017
Open Until Filled

Life Skills Worker

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

Full-time

Diploma
Seniors Coordinator
Thompson Community Association
Richmond
December 18th, 2017
December 22nd, 2017

Seniors Coordinator - Richmond

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

Full-time - Permanent

Degree/Diploma/Student
Activity Worker
Vancouver Coastal Health
Powell River
December 8th, 2017
Open until filled

Activity Worker - Vancouver Coastal Health

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

Full-time - Permanent

Degree
Manager, Child Youth and Family Program
Canadian Cancer Society
Vancouver
December 4th, 2017
December 15th, 2017

Manager - Canadian Cancer Society

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

Full-time - Temporary

Degree
Coordinator, Volunteer Initiatives and Community Development 
PHSA
Vancouver
November 30th, 2017
December 11th, 2017

Coordinator - PHSA

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

Full-time

Diploma
Activity Assistant
Rest Haven Lodge
Sidney
November 28th, 2017
Open until filled

Activity Assistant - Rest Haven Lodge

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

Full-time - Auxiliary

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Leader
Township of Langley
Langley
November 21st, 2017
December 8th, 2017

Recreation Leader - Township of Langley

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

Full-time Permanent

Degree
Lifestyle and Program Manager
Chartwell Retirement Residences
Mission
November 10th, 2017
Open until filled

Lifestyle and Program Manager

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

Full-time

Diploma/Degree/Student
Recreation Aide
Selkirk Seniors Village
Victoria
November 9th, 2017
Open until filled

Recreation Aide

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

Full-time - Relief

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Fraser Health
Burnaby
October 12th, 2017
Open until filled

Recreation Therapist - Burnaby

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

Full-time - Relief

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Interior Health
Kamloops
October 12th, 2017
Open until filled

Recreation Therapist - Kamloops

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

Full-time - Regular

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Minoru Residence
Richmond
October 11th, 2017
Open until filled

Recreation Therapist - Minoru Residence

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

Full-time - Temporary

Degree
Recreation Manager
Maple Ridge Seniors Village
Maple Ridge
October 10th, 2017
Open until filled

Recreation Manager - Maple Ridge Seniors Village

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

Full-time 

Diploma / Degree
Recreation Therapist
Seniors Come Share Society
Surrey
October 10th, 2017
Open until filled

Recreation Therapist - Seniors Come Share Society

 


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

Full-time - Temporary

Bachelor's Degree
Recreation Therapist
Interior Health
Hillside Centre - Kamloops
September 26th, 2017
Open until filled

Recreation Therapist - Hillside Centre - Kamloops


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

Full-time - Temporary

Bachelor's Degree / Diploma 
Recreation Therapist                                            Golden Life Management                     

Cranbrook

September 29, 2017
Open until filled

   

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

Full-time -Permanent

Diploma
Recreation Worker
The Fair Haven United Church Homes                 Burnaby
September 1st, 2017
Open until filled

Recreation Worker


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Part-time

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

Part-Time - Regular

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Programmer
Fraser Health
Burnaby
January 10th, 2018
January 19th, 2018

Recreation Programmer - Burnaby

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

Part-Time - Regular

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Coordinator
Retirement Concepts
Chilliwack
December 21st, 2017
Open until filled

Recreation Coordinator - Retirement Concepts

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

Part-Time - Temporary

Degree/Diploma
Stroke Recovery Program Coordinator
Stroke Recovery Association of BC
Burnaby
December 18th, 2017
Open until filled

Stroke Recovery Program Coordinator

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

Part-Time - Temporary

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Therapist
PHSA
Vancouver
November 30th, 2017
Open until filled

Recreation Therapist - PHSA

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

Part-Time - Temporary

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Therapist
Haro Park Centre
Vancouver
November 29th, 2017
Open until filled

Recreation Therapist - Haro Park Centre

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

Part-time - Temporary

Diploma
Recreational Therapist
Fraser Health
White Rock
November 21st, 2017

Open Until Filled

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

Part-time

Diploma/Degree/Student
Head Instructor - SFU Summer Camp
SFU
Burnaby
November 20th, 2017

February 25th, 2018

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

Part-time

Diploma/Degree/Student
Instructor - SFU Summer Camp
SFU
Burnaby
November 20th, 2017

April 2nd, 2018

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

Part-time - Permanent

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Assistant
Kits Care
Sidney
November 14th, 2017

Open until filled


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

Part-time - Temporary

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Kiwanis Care Centre
North Vancouver
October 30th, 2017

Open until filled

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

Part-time 

TR Diploma
Recreational Therapist
Fraser Health
Langley
October 18th, 2017

Open untill filled

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

Part-time -Permanent

TR Student / Graduate
Activity Assistant
Renfrew-Collingwood Seniors' Society
Vancouver
September 25th, 2017

Open untill filled

 

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

Part-time 

Diploma/Degree
Activity Aide / Recreation Programmer
Langley Senior Resources Society
Langley
October 10th, 2017

Open until filled

 

 

 


 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Casual

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

Casual

Degree/Diploma
Program/Activity Worker
ASK Friendship Centre
Vancouver
January 9th, 2018
Open until filled

Program/Activity Worker - ASK

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

Casual

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Fraser Health
Surrey
January 5th, 2018
March 1st, 2018

Recreation Therapist - Fraser Health

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

Casual

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Island Health
Vancouver Island
January 5th, 2018
Open until filled

Recreation Therapist - Island Health

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

Casual

Current Students
Various Opportunities
Community Integration Services Society
Various Locations
Ongoing
Ongoing

Opportunities with CISS

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

Casual

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
December 13th, 2017
Open until filled

Recreation Assistant - Vancouver Coastal Health

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

Casual

Degree/Diploma
Activity Worker
St. Michael's Centre
Burnaby
December 12th, 2017
Open until filled

Activity Worker - St. Michael's Centre

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

Casual

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Aide
Haro Park Centre Society
Vancouver
December 5th, 2017
Open until filled

Recreation Aide - Haro Park

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

Casual

Degree/Diploma
Adult Day Program Coordinator
Vancouver Island Health Authority
Cumberland
November 28th, 2017
Open until filled

Adult Day Program Coordinator - VIHA

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

Casual

Degree/Diploma/Students
Recreation Aide
Lakeshore Care Centre
Coquitlam
November 20th, 2017
Open until filled

Recreation Aide - Lakeshore Care Centre

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

Casual

Degree/Diploma/Students
Activity Coordinator
The Madison Care Centre
Coquitlam
November 20th, 2017
Open until filled

Activity Coordinator - The Madison Care Centre

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

Casual

Degree/Diploma/Students
Activity Aide
Hollyburn House
West Vancouver
November 10th, 2017
Open until filled

Activity Aide - West Vancouver

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

Casual

Degree/Diploma/Students
Activity Aide
New Vista Society
Burnaby
November 10th, 2017
Open until filled

Activity Aide - Burnaby

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

Casual

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Programmer
Pro Vita Care Management
Vancouver
November 9th, 2017
Open until filled

Recreation Programmer

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

Casual

Degree/Diploma
Program Coordinator
Northern Health
Prince George
November 7th, 2017
Open until filled

Program Coordinator

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

Casual

Degree/Diploma/Current Students
Activity Worker
Vancouver Coastal Health
Squamish
November 6th, 2017
Open until filled

Activity Worker - Vancouver Coastal Health

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

Casual

Degree
Recreation Therapist
Island Health
Victoria
October 12th, 2017
Open until filled

Recreation Therapist -Victoria

 

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

Casual

Diploma / Degree
Recreation Therapist
KinVillage Association
Delta
October 10th, 2017
Open until filled

Recreation Therapist - KinVillage

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

Casual

Students / Grads
Recreation Staff
Brookside Lodge
Surrey
October 4th, 2017
Ongoing

Recreation Staff - Brookside Lodge

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

Casual

TR Graduate / Student 

Recreation Aide

Maplewood Seniors Care

Abbotsford

September 25th, 2017

Open until filled

Recreation Aide - Maplewood Seniors Care

 


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

Casual 

Diploma / Degree

Adult Day Program Coordinator

Island Health

Cumberland 

September 15th, 2017

Open until filled

Adult Day Program Coordinator - Cumberland Lodge

 


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

Casual

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Therapist
Haro Park Centre
Vancouver
October 2nd, 2017
Open until filled

Recreation Therapist - Haro Park Centre




Volunteer

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


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

Volunteer

TR Student

Bus Host Volunteer

Senior Services Society 

New Westminster

September 20th, 2017

Open until filled

Bus Host Volunteer

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


Seasonal

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

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

Full- Time- Seasonal

TR Student/Diploma
Child and Youth Activity Worker
Simon Fraser Society for Community Living
Tri-Cities, New Westminster

March 06, 2017

Until filled

 

 

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

Part- Time- Seasonal

TR Student/Diploma
Program Leader, Summer Camp
Templeton Community School 
Hastings Elementary

May 24, 2017

 May 31, 2017

Templeton School-Seasonal

 


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