Recreation Therapist – Bachelor’s Degree – Long Term Care

Come work as a Recreation Therapist with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!

Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for a Recreation Therapist to join the Evergreen House team at Lions Gate Hospital in North Vancouver, BC. Apply today to join our team!

As a Recreation Therapist with Vancouver Coastal Health you will:

Work in a team based environment and provide therapeutic recreation/leisure interventions to designated clients/residents.
Participate as a member of an integrated collaborative health care team, assessing clients’/residents’ recreation and leisure needs, abilities and interests.
Maintain a variety of records.
Plan and implement therapeutic recreation care plans, evaluate the effectiveness of the intervention, and communicate with the client/resident/family and health care team members.
Contribute to the organization and delivery of Recreation Therapy services, and participate in designated quality assurance initiatives, meetings, research and education, as required.

Education & Experience

Baccalaureate in Therapeutic Recreation or Leisure Studies from an accredited university.
Eligible for certification and CTRS credential with National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification (NCTRC).
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Emergency First Aid.
Valid Class IV Driver’s License.

Learn more and apply today:


  • Name: Margaret Shaikh
  • Email:
  • Expiry: 30/04/2022