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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

Degree
Activity Coordinator
The Shores Retirement Residence
Kamloops
November 15th, 2019
Open until filled

The Shores - Kamloops

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

Full-Time

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Level 1
Retirement Concepts
Coquitlam
November 15th, 2019
Open until filled

Retirement Concepts 

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

Full-Time

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Manager
Revera Inc
Victoria
November 15th, 2019
Open until filled

Recreation Manager - Revera

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

Full-Time

Degree/Diploma
Recreation Coordinator
The Care Group
Vancouver
November 15th, 2019
Open until filled

The Care Group - Vancouver

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

Full-Time

Degree
Recreational Program Coordinator
Pacifica Treatment Centre
Vancouver
November 7th, 2019
Open until filled

Pacifica Treatment Centre

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Lifestyle & Programs Manager
Chartwell Retirement Residences
Mission
November 7th, 2019
Open until filled

Chartwell - Mission

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

Full-Time

Degree
Manager of TR
Langley Care Society
Langley
November 7th, 2019
Open until filled

Langley Care Society

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Aide
Haven Hill Care Centre
Penticton
November 7th, 2019
Open until filled

Haven Hill - Penticton

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Programmer
City of Campbell River
Campbell River
November 4th, 2019
November 15th, 2019

Campbell River - Programmer

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

Full-Time

Degree/Diploma
Program Worker
Vancouver Coastal Health
North/West Vancouver
October 30th, 2019
Open until filled

West Van / Margaret Fulton

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Aide
Evergreen Hamlets
Surrey
October 28th, 2019
Open until filled

Evergreen Hamlets - Surrey

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

Full-Time

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Vancouver Coastal Health
Vancouver
October 25th, 2019
Open until filled

VCH - Willow Pavilion 

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Therapist
Pro Vita Care Management
Vancouver
October 17th, 2019
Open until filled

Pro Vita - Vancouver

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Lifestyle & Programs Manager
Chartwell 
Burnaby
October 17th, 2019
Open until filled

Chartwell - Burnaby

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

Full-Time

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Assistant/Therapist
Inglewood Care Centre
West Vancouver
October 17th, 2019
Open until filled

Inglewood Care Centre

 

Part-time

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

Part-Time

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Therapist
Recreational Respite
Abbotsford
November 14th, 2019
Open until filled

Recreational Respite

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

Part-Time

Student
Winter 2020 Support Staff
Canucks Autism Network
Various
November 4th, 2019
Open until filled

Canucks Autism Network

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

Part-Time

Degree/Diploma
Program Worker
Vancouver Coastal Health
North Vancouver
October 30th, 2019
Open until filled

Margaret Fulton ADC

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

Part-Time

Degree/Diploma
Program Worker
Vancouver Coastal Health
West Vancouver
October 30th, 2019
Open until filled

West Van Adult Day Centre

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

Part-Time

Degree/Diploma
Activity Coordinator
Interior Health
Castlegar
October 17th, 2019
Open until filled

Castlegar District Hospital

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

Part-Time

Degree
Recreation Therapist
PHSA
Vancouver
October 30th, 2019
November 29th, 2019

PHSA - Heartwood

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

Part-Time

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Programmer
Adanac Park Lodge
Vancouver
October 16th, 2019
Open until filled

Adanac Park

 

Casual

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

Casual

Diploma/Degree
TR Assistant - Residential Care
Elim Village
Surrey
November 15th, 2019
Open until filled

TR Assistant - Elim Village

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

Casual

Diploma/Degree
TR Assistant - Assisted Living
Elim Village
Surrey
November 7th, 2019
Open until filled

TR Assistant - Elim Village

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

Casual

Student
Day Program Recreation Worker
Fraser Health
New Westminster
October 29th, 2019
November 12th, 2019

FHA - Queen's Park

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

Casual

Degree/Diploma/Student
Recreation Aide
Chartwell
Burnaby
October 29th, 2019
Open until filled

Carlton Care Residence 

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

Casual

Degree/Diploma
Resource Coordinator
CMHA
Vancouver
October 22nd, 2019
November 15th, 2019

Canadian Mental Health Assc

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

Casual

Student
Recreation Assistant
Kiwanis Care Centre
New Westminster
October 25th, 2019
Open until filled

Kiwanis - Recreation Assistant

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

Casual

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Therapist
Haro Park Centre Society
Vancouver
October 25th, 2019
Open until filled

Haro Park

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

Casual

Diploma/Degree
Recreation Aide
Chartwell
Langley
October 25th, 2019
Open until filled

Chartwell - Langley

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

Casual

Diploma
Recreation Assistant
Menno Place
Vancouver
October 17th, 2019
Open until filled

Menno Place


Volunteer

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

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
Impact Parkinson's - Rock Steady Boxing
New Westminster
Ongoing
Ongoing

Rock Steady Boxing

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

Volunteer

Student
Volunteer
Maplewood Care Society
Abbotsford
Ongoing
Ongoing

Maplewood Care Society

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
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

 
 

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