Employment Opportunities

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Education

The courses and certificate/diploma programs are transferrable to other post-secondary institutions in order to continue towards a degree. Currently there are agreements with the following universities:

Athabasca University
Thompson Rivers University
University of Northern British Columbia

University of Victoria

Other universities may accept full or partial transfer, however students interested in continuing should check with counselling for exact pre-requisites.

Employment

Social Service Workers administer and implement a variety of social assistance programs and community services. They assist clients to deal with personal and social problems. Many social service workers are employed in health and social services, such as homes for the disabled, treatment centres, and various health and welfare agencies. Other major employers include the provincial government, education, and a variety of service industries. For job opportunities the following may be of assistance:

Work Futures
BC Public Services
Canadian Government Job Search
Social Workers in Health Society of BC
BC Association of Social Workers
Workopolis
Career Owl