Join Our Team!
At Between Friends, we are unified in our passion to deliver exceptional social and recreational programming for people of all ages with disabilities. Between Friends is a committed team willing to go the extra mile to make a difference in the lives of individuals and throughout our community. Check below for list of existing & future employment opportunities.
Between Friends embraces diversity and talent. We offer competitive salaries and wages to attract and retain quality committed employees. Opportunities for personal and professional development are available with an encouraged emphasis on work/life balance.
Between Friends envisions a community where people with disabilities can reach their individual potential and are recognized as valued citizens.If you would like to work along side and in support of a motivated group of professionals, we invite you to explore our available opportunities.
Full Time Opportunities:
COMMUNICATIONS & COMMUNITY SPECIALIST
The role of the Communications & Community Specialist is to expand Between Friends’ brand identity and position Between Friends as a leader in our community. The successful candidate will work within a strong team environment to provide support in the development, implementation and evaluation of communications strategies for Between Friends’ internal and external stakeholders and audiences. Read More…
The Planning Coordinator will provide leadership in current and future program planning and add to the quality and diversity of programs offered by Between Friends. This will be achieved through effective partnership development with other organizations, maintaining strong connections with stakeholders, understanding community needs and developing programs to meet those needs, and effectively utilizing community resources. This position will be responsible for planning Camp Bonaventure, Camp Fun’zAmust, Adventurers, Friends in Motion and the Annual Awards & AGM. Read More…
Summer Job Opportunities:
CAMP BONAVENTURE SENIOR STAFF
Camp Bonaventure creates a summer full of excitement, friendship and fun. Children and youth thrive at Camp Bonaventure. They are encouraged to challenge and develop their abilities through canoeing, sailing, swimming, and many other exciting activities and adventures. Camp Bonaventure typically operates on a staff to participant ratio of 1:4 and can accommodate participants with a 1:1 to 1:6 ratios.
Between Friends is currently looking for a Personnel Leader, two Recreation Inclusion Facilitators and a Site Facilitator. For job descriptions and application information please click on the position name above.
ADVENTURERS SENIOR STAFF
Adventurers is a summer program available for adults ages 18 and older who would like to participate in structured social and recreational group activities. Adventurers programs are customized to different interests ranging from city tours and rafting trips to relaxing mountain retreats and themed activities. Adventurers is divided into two streams: Day Trippers and Vacationers. Vacationers offer our participants the opportunity to participate in weeklong, weekend or day trips; programming starts June 1, 2020.
Between Friends is currently looking for a Vacationers Leader. For job descriptions and application information please click on the position name above.
CAMP FUN’ZAMUST SENIOR STAFF
Between Friends is currently looking for a Camp Fun’zAmust Director. Camp Fun’zAmust is a sleepaway camp experience, in partnership with Easter Seals Camp Horizon. During a weeklong stay, participants will experience the fun of outdoor adventure. New opportunities and challenges may present themselves in the form of high/low ropes challenge courses, the giant swing, archery, tipi camping, hiking and backpacking, environmental arts & crafts, nature games, river rafting and many more outdoor activities. Camp Fun’zAmust is offered in two sessions for our members: Camp Fun’zAmust Youth and Camp Fun’zAmust Adult.
Between Friends is currently looking for a Fun’zAmust Director. For job descriptions and application information please click on the position name above.
All other summer positions (Team Leaders, Group Leaders, and an Overnight team) will be posted by January 31, 2020. Please check back soon!
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Part Time/Contract Opportunities:
BETWEEN FRIENDS W.E.S.O.A.R! PROGRAM LEADER
Between Friends is currently looking for a Program Leader for our W.E.S.O.A.R! (Weekend, Evening, Social Opportunities, Activities, and Recreation) programs. The role of the Program Leader is to deliver inclusive social and recreational activities in the community. With the support of Program Volunteers, Program Leaders will provide exceptional care and supervision of program participants so they may experience success and satisfaction in their recreational activities. Read More…
Many of our volunteers have returned to become full time staff within our organization.
View our Volunteer Opportunities