Seniors Living Job Fair
Free Admission for Job Seekers!
Are you described as caring and compassionate? Would you like to make a difference in the lives of older adults? B.C.’s seniors living and care sector is growing fast and looking to hire people like you.
Discover new and rewarding career opportunities in the growing seniors living and care sector. Find out how you can make difference in the lives of older adults by attending the Seniors Living Job Fair November 5-6 at Vancouver Convention Centre East. Bring your resume, meet with dozens of participating employers, and learn more about career training opportunities. See the list of exhibitors below.
Admission is free for job seekers and includes access to the Seniors Living Expo!
Saturday, November 5
9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Sunday, November 6
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Vancouver Convention Centre East
999 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC V6C 3C1
List of Job Fair exhibitors
Since our inception in 1998, AgeCare has been dedicated to creating vibrant communities that celebrate and support aging with dignity, independence and community interaction. We offer our residents a safe and secure home-like atmosphere where they and their families can be assured peace of mind. Our communities are special places that include warm and welcoming facilities, professional and specialized care, friendly and courteous staff, and truly enjoyable dining experiences. Our goal is always to foster a community atmosphere where individuals are recognized, valued and celebrated for themselves.
Job Fair Booth #405
At Sidney All Care Residence, we believe in Resident-Centred Care, making independence and safety our top priorities. We have 24-hour nursing care to assist with activities of daily living and life enriching activities. Your family members can feel confident that you are being well cared for.
Job Fair Booth #309
Since 1975, Avenir has been dedicated to building communities to the highest standard to serve their valued senior residents. Avenir Senior Living puts people first so that residents feel loved and important, families feel supported through access to education and resources, and our staff is driven to provide exceptional personal services to those we are entrusted to care for.
Job Fair Booth #103
Bayshore HealthCare has been a recipient of Canada’s Best Managed Companies award since 2006 and is an Imagine Canada Caring Company, committed to the communities we serve. With over 100 locations across the country, including home care offices, pharmacies and infusion clinics, Bayshore has more than 13,500 staff members and provides care to over 350,000 clients. We are dedicated to enhancing the quality of life, dignity and independence of all Canadians, by providing customized care plans and solutions that allow clients to remain in the comfort of their own home.
Job Fair Booth #200
Bria Communities is a local, privately-owned family of retirement living residences where seniors enjoy lives enriched with purpose, friendship and happiness. Our mission is to work together to create safe and vibrant communities where choices are valued and seniors live active and purposeful lives.
Job Fair Booth #104
Care At Home Services sets a new benchmark for quality in home care and community support services to those living with compromised health conditions. We have the expertise and capacity to offer home care solutions that cover patient needs from the moment they need a little help around the house to professional end-of-life care.
Job Fair Booth #306
Classic LifeCare has provided the finest home care experience for almost 50 years. Accredited by Accreditation Canada, our home care agency prides itself on providing quality, safe client-centred home care. Our services range from 24-hour care to pediatric home care to nursing foot care, and everything in between. Classic LifeCare started in Vancouver BC and has since expanded to Calgary, Alberta, Prince George and Comox BC. Home Care for All Generations.
Job Fair Booth #409
Discovery Community College has helped thousands of people just like you get the training and credentials it takes to succeed – personally and professionally. You’re invited to explore your future career training options and get the answers you need to make an informed decision about your future. Discovery students learn by doing. The hands-on, practical training fuels our focus on graduating fully-qualified, work-ready professionals in a short period of time. You can be earning more money in a career you care about – without spending years in a classroom.
Job Fair Booth #201
The Training Group supports British Columbia residents in navigating the job market or bridging to academic opportunities.Several options and resources are available if you are unemployed, underemployed, or new to Canada. Our programs will help you gain new skills, access career support, connect with employers and find success in the workplace and community.
Job Fair Booth #403
Drake Medox College was created from the growing demand of health care employers (like our sister company Drake Medox Health Services) for Health Care Assistants to meet the needs of clients/residents not only in the facility sector but also in the home support and private home care sectors. Today there continues to emerge even greater demand to meet the needs of our aging population and aging workforce in either multilevel care environments or in their own homes. Since our inception we have gone on to develop Community Support Worker and Activity Assistant Diploma Programs.
Job Fair Booth #304
Fraser Health is responsible for the delivery of hospital and community-based health services to over 1.9 million people in 20 diverse communities from Burnaby to Fraser Canyon on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territories of the Coast Salish and Nlaka’pamux Nations, and is home to six Métis Chartered Communities.
Job Fair Booth #105
At Home Care Assistance of Vancouver, our sole mission is to help elderly people age in place safely and comfortably so they can continue to live at home with as much independence as possible. Our highly trained, experienced professional caregivers are devoted to providing exceptional care with compassion and the dignity aging adults deserve.
Job Fair Booth #108
The Immigrant Employment Council of BC (IEC-BC) is a not-for-profit organization that provides BC employers with solutions, tools and resources they need to attract, hire and retain qualified immigrant talent. We believe that the successful integration of skilled newcomers into the BC labour force is critical to both their success and the province’s long-term economic performance. We work with employers, government, and other partner stakeholders to ensure that BC employers can effectively integrate global talent.
Job Fair Booth #205
Just Like Family Home Care is a Vancouver based company providing Home and Health Care services for seniors and people with disabilities, like: – Personal care services for daily living activities; – Health Care Assistance services with medication and medical equipment, live-in care services, overnight care services and 24-hour care services; – Palliative care, dementia care, cancer care and post-operative care; – Companionship and driving services; and – Home support services (housekeeping, meal preparation).
Job Fair Booth #110
Established in 1974 and based in Langley, BC, our organization provides high-quality person-centred care services to 139 residents. We also operate a seniors peer outreach program to support those in the community who may be in need. We offer both publicly subsidized as well as private long-term care service options and are proud to be a provider of choice for the citizens of the city and township of Langley seeking long-term care services.
Job Fair Booth #100
Living Well Home Care has proudly served the North Shore since 2003 to provide the highest quality home support service that is safe, compassionate and enhances the quality of life of clients and their families. Living Well also offers an array of services and complimentary in-home assessments with the goal of delivering the best care to ensure our clients age safely and gracefully at home.
Job Fair Booth #307
As BC’s first campus of care-and now one of the largest, Menno Place offers a full range of housing and long-term care options. Over 700 seniors live on the 11-acre campus – from independent living to residential complex care. We are contracted by Fraser Health to provide care services for long-term care and assisted living residents.
Job Fair Booth #305
Taking the burden off of families, Nurse Next Door allows seniors to maintain their dignity and independence while still receiving the care and attention they need. Nurse Next Door provides a full spectrum of compassionate and flexible home care services, ranging from three hours-per-week of friendly companionship right through to around-the-clock care from a registered nurse.
Job Fair Booth #407
Founded by Al and Jenny Jina, Park Place Seniors Living is a family owned and operated company based in Vancouver, British Columbia. Starting out as a nurse, Jenny has worked with seniors her entire career. She received her Masters degree from UBC and a Fellowship in Gerontology from the Royal Canadian Legion. Together with her husband Al, they opened their first location in Nelson, BC in 1993 with a goal to enrich the lives of seniors and define a new quality of care.Today, The Park Place family has grown to include more than 35 seniors residences and homes in communities throughout BC, Alberta and Ontario, including several independent retirement residences.
Job Fair Booth #402
Retirement Concepts is proud to provide high-quality services, care and housing to seniors across British Columbia. With our ‘resident-focused’ philosophy, our compassionate, caring and highly professional team are committed to looking after our residents, ensuring their safety and confidence in their care. As we understand that the senior population is rapidly growing, we’re committed to delivering high standards of care with reasonable prices.
Job Fair Booth #302
An all-inclusive premier Independent Living community in South Vancouver. From fine dining to a variety of daily activities and excursions, Shannon Oaks is the perfect place to enjoy retirement and spend time doing the things you love the best. Come home to Shannon Oaks, where you can live life to the fullest!
Job Fair Booth #204
We are accredited by the B.C. government’s Ministry of Advanced Education through the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB). PTIB is responsible for setting standards of quality and ensuring consumer protection. Stenberg College has also received the B.C. government’s Education Quality Assurance (EQA) designation, which is B.C.’s official recognition of quality post-secondary education for both public and private institutions. We are also authorized by EduCanada, the official Government of Canada resource for international students.
Job Fair Booth #303
As a division of Sienna Senior Living, Aspira Retirement Living offers a range of seniors’ living accommodations, including independent living, assisted living, respite care and memory care. We offer more choices and personalization and establish partnerships that engage residents in and outside of their homes to ensure they are a vital part of the local community.
Job Fair Booth #301
At Sprott Shaw College, our hands-on, accelerated diploma and certificate programs prepare our students to jumpstart their careers in under two years. As one of the largest and oldest practical nursing and healthcare training institutions in B.C., Sprott Shaw offers healthcare programs like Practical Nursing, Health Care Assistant, Health Unit Clerk, and more.
Job Fair Booth #202
Trillium Talent Resource Group (Trillium HR) is a recruitment firm specializing in executive search, leadership development and clinical education within the healthcare sector. Trillium provides a full service, comprehensive and global approach to organizations to address their Human Resource needs from frontline healthcare professionals to senior executives. We work with our clients, tailoring our approach, methodology, and application to suit their specific requirements and corporate culture. These partnerships have been consistent at successfully addressing the staffing challenges of our clients, thereby meeting their expansion plans and staffing needs in a cost effective and time efficient manner.
Job Fair Booth #207
The Good Samaritan Society (GSS) and Good Samaritan Canada are faith-based, not-for-profit, registered charities that provide quality accommodations, health, and community care services and programs to aging individuals in need. Our over 73 years of service and care make us the provider of choice for those seeking a safe, comfortable and supportive place to call home.
Job Fair Booth #101
Western Community College has been serving the Vancouver community since 2012. Our Health Care programs provide education and training to prepare students. We offer specialized programs which provide the knowledge base and training for students to work in the challenging fields of dementia care, palliative care, and mental health, as well as medication management.
Job Fair Booth #206