Graduates are in great demand in both the home care sector where wages average $18 per hour in the Community Care sector, and in the facility sector where wages average $20 per hour. In private facilities and agencies wages average $15 per hour. Graduates find work within a few weeks of graduating and several are hired at their practicum sites before they graduate.
Graduates have the opportunity to work in the community as community health workers and in assisted living settings. They work in all levels of continuing care; complex care as well as more traditional extended care facilities.
Kwantlen students are eligible for employment both on and off campus. Please see the Student Employment Centre for job posting and instructions for using Workopolis.com.
Working at Kwantlen
If you are looking for employment as faculty or staff member at Kwantlen, please see the Human Resources website at www.kwantlen.ca/hr