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Classifieds are courtesy postings for housing, employment, community volunteer opportunities and other miscellaneous items. We do not post advertisements for businesses, nor do we post buy and sell items.

To post on this online classifieds page, please email info@centralheights.ca, sending your ad in the style you see below (do not include any attachments) - 150 words maximum. Your ad will remain for four weeks. Ads will be posted on Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday of each week. All ad submissions are subject to the discretion of the Office Manager. Central Heights Church does not endorse these listings, they are a service to our church community.

ACCOMMODTION

MISSIONARY HOUSING NEEDED - Housing needed for missionary family on furlough. We are a missionary family originally from Langley and now serving in Malawi, East Africa.  Our home Church is in Langley- NLCC.  We are on a home assignment for the months of June and July and desperately need a place to stay for us and our 4 kids.  If anyone has a short term housing situation for those two months, or needs house sitters, or has any furnished accommodation, please let us know!  We can pay a small amount for rent. Thank you so kindly! Shannon & Jason Brink, Shannon.brink@sim.org 2/1

4 BDRM HOME FOR RENT - Beautiful modern and spacious 4 bedroom 2.5 bath home in Aldergrove. 5 mins from Hwy #1.  Vaulted ceiling with lots of natural light. 2,500sq ft. has a private backyard backs onto a field, large driveway with a double car garage. Can come mostly furnished.  Available March/April 2023. ONE year lease only. $3500/month + utilities. Email kellyswanson1@hotmail.com for more info and pictures. 1/18

2 BDRM SUITE FOR RENT - Bright, spacious, large (massive for a basement suite), 2 bedroom and den, above ground basement suite. Big windows let lots of natural light into this space. The den is very large, more than your average den. Private (shared) backyard, private entrance, driveway parking in a quiet cul-de-sac. Close to Abbotsford Christian Elementary School, near Clayburn Village area. Looking for long term tenants. Rent is $1700/month not including utilities. For information call or text 604-404-3034. 1/4

3 BDRM UPPER LEVEL OF HOME - Available now. Updated 1,125 sq ft 3 bedroom, large washroom, and deck with all appliances, in a well maintained home in beautiful East Abby. Rent $2,400 plus 2/3 utilities, includes garage with storage shelves, shared shed. Cats are allowed; dogs might be considered if they are friendly (preferably a family type dog). Non-smoking. BONUS - $50/month installed WIFI, for shared High Speed Internet. You’ll enjoy this neighbourhood, close to Discovery Trail with hiking and bike trails and only a 4 minute walk to the bus stop. Upper level only as there are tennants in the basement suite. Please text or call 778-201-5521. 1/2

Employment

PET SITTER - Previous experience and references required. You will be staying in our home looking after our older dog and younger cat for up to a week long period. This may lead to more opportunities as this unfolds. Please respond with your contact information and references by email to: mejustvisiting@gmail.com 2/1

SUPPORT WORKER (CHILLIWACK) - Communitas Supportive Care Society is seeking part time and casual support workers in Chilliwack . This role supports adults with diverse abilities in group living settings with activities of daily living such as eating, hygiene, lifts and transfers, and medication administration. Requirements include: proof of full COVID-19 vaccination; ability to work a variety of shifts, class 5 driver’s license with the ability to obtain a class 4 restricted license within 6 months of being hired. To apply go to communitascare.com or send resume and cover letter to Layne Bieber, HR Manager Recruiting, at HR@CommunitasCare.com. 1/23

LIFE SERVICES COACH – Bethesda (Fraser Valley, BC) The LIFE Services coach will support people with diverse abilities to pursue vocational interests through volunteer and employment opportunities. As a LIFE Services coach, you will collaborate with each person you work with as they explore their goals in areas such as building personal support networks, fitness and recreational activities, friendships and community connections. $23.10 – $26.91/hr. **NEW** hiring bonus + leadership development program + exclusive employee discounts through Perkopolis. *Please note that as per current provincial health orders, all Bethesda staff must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19*. Interested applicants may reference posting #846 and apply online at bethesdabc.com/careers. See full job description on Bethesda’s website. 1/23

CENTRAL HEIGHTS CHURCH KIDS MINISTRY SUMMER TEAM OPPORTUNITY - If you have a passion for kids, outreach and are interested in being on mission with Central Heights Kids this summer, please apply.  Kids Ministry is looking to add young adults to our team, May to August, to help prepare and lead Kids Camp, Sunday Kids Church and other outreach events throughout the summer. Email your resume and cover letter by April 17. (kids@centralheights.ca) 1/19

PAYROLL AND BENEFITS COORDINATOR – Kinghaven Peardonville House Society is seeking a Payroll and Benefits Coordinator. The ideal candidate is enthusiastic to contribute to our cause of supporting men and women struggling with addiction. This position is responsible for the processing of payroll, benefits and pension plans. Requirements include: Minimum of 3 years of full cycle payroll experience, preferably within a unionized environment; Minimum of 1 year of benefits administration experience; Certification in Payroll, is an asset;  Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination.  Full or Part-Time Hours; Minimum of 22.5 hours per week. Contact Cheryl at 604-768-8246 or email: hr@kinghaven.ca 1/18

OFFICE MANAGER - International Messengers Canada Society (IMCS) in Abbotsford is seeking a part-time Office Manager. This person will be the administrator responsible for all office activities (excluding bookkeeping).This person must have strong communications skills, both written and verbal, excellent organizational skills, ability to prioritize, attention to detail, be team-oriented with a positive attitude as well as ability to work unsupervised. This position requires the ability to become proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Google Docs, Gmail, and operation of standard office equipment (scan, fax, copy, phone, etc.) Each staff member, whether overseas or in the home office, is considered a missionary and therefore must have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and a heart for cross-cultural missions. They are also responsible to raise up a prayer and financial support team to support and fund their work with IMCS. We will help you with this. This is a faith-stretching element of serving with IMCS, but also strengthens and deepens our relationship with God. You will be amazed how God provides for you. Benefits:  Paid statutory holidays: Full or Part-time hours: Minimum of 5 hours/day - 5 days/week. Flexible working hours. Please email your resume to Gene Fox at info@im-canada.ca 1/18

LANDSCAPE LABOURER - Successful commercial and residential landscape company looking for one full time and one part time labourer. Landscape experience an asset but not essential. Must be motivated, have drivers license, and attention to detail. Wages start at $19/hour depending on skills and experience. Assessment of work and wages after 3 months, then annually. Travel time to job sites paid both ways. Contact al_klassen@shaw.ca or 604-556-1219. 1/16

LITTLE SPROUT CAFE CHEF MANAGER - Communitas Supportive Care Society in Abbotsford, BC, is seeking a full time Café Chef Manager. This role manages and provides leadership to Little Sprout Café with a focus on running the kitchen, leading and developing staff and trainees, and managing café operations. As part of Communitas Social Enterprises, the café provides employment opportunities for individuals with mental health challenges, developmental disabilities, and acquired brain injuries. Little Sprout Café delivers nutritious meals inspired by microgreens and local ingredients. We love fresh food and inclusive hiring! Requirements include: Graduation from a recognized Culinary Arts program or equivalent; minimum 3-5 yrs experience in food prep and the operation of a commercial kitchen; Proof of full COVID-19 vaccination; flexibility in working hours. To apply go to communitascare.com or send resume and cover letter to Layne Bieber, HR Manager Recruiting, at HR@CommunitasCare.com. 1/16

ADMIN ASSISTANT -  A Christian ministry in Abbotsford is seeking a part-time Office Admin Assistant. The position is part-time (20 hours a week), with the possibility of full-time hours in the future. The candidate we are looking for will have a warm and empathic demeanor with exceptional people skills. They must be competent on the computer, enjoy making phone calls, and social media, and enjoy working as a team with the ability to work independently.  Event management, sales, and marketing will be an asset.  Please email your resume to  multicultural2002@gmail.com. 1/2

HOMECARE WORKERS  - We are seeking part-time caregivers (non-medical homecare workers) who love to help amazing seniors wishing to age in place at home. Experience is an asset but not necessary. 2 hours per shift. Between 2 and 20 hours per week. Competitive wages depending on experience. Activities may include coffee visits, light food prep, conversations about life and God, help getting dressed, housekeeping and more. Let’s talk it over to explore opportunities to help ‘your way’. Tell us why you care to significantly impact the quality of senior's lives. Character references required. Thank you also for sharing with others who might benefit from a part time job (or a loving caregiver). Contact Sheila at 604 557 6999 or through sonvalleycompassioncare.ca. 1/2

volunteer

PASTORAL CARE VOLUNTEERS - Menno Place, a campus of care for over 700 seniors, is welcoming pastoral care volunteers who are interested in providing spiritual and companionship support to seniors. As a volunteer, you could participate in preaching or leading small groups, music, 1-1 companionship, recording life stories or even journeying with a senior at end-of-life (palliative care). From students to seniors, we welcome your interest and questions about what is involved in being a volunteer in this very special community of care located across from ARH. We are providing training sessions for pastoral care volunteers in January and February. Go to: www.Mennoplace.ca/GetMore to fill out your expression of interest in volunteering in pastoral care or contact Kevin Downey – 604-851-7392. 2/1

RECREATION VOLUNTEERS - Menno Place, a campus of care for over 700 seniors, is welcoming recreation volunteers who are interested in assisting our recreation team to fill seniors lives with fun and companionship. You can be involved with seniors doing active games, birthday parties, bus trips, arts and crafts. Do you have skills in woodworking, music, or ceramics? You’ll always get more than you give! If you are interested, please reach out to the volunteer coordinator at 604.851.1366 or volunteer@mennoplace.ca or go online at www.MennoPlace.ca/GetMore/ for more information and fill out a volunteer application. 2/1

MIscellaneous

HORSE BOARDING FACILITY - $1500/6-8 Stalls Horse boarding facility - South Langley - Clean barn w/ 6-8 indoor stalls with rubber pads, 5 dry fields/ paddocks and 120’ x 75’ outdoor riding arena. Lots of potential for someone looking to setup a horse boarding/ training facility or excellent place to self or pasture board. Room for trailer parking, tack room, medicine and feed room. Gated property, shaving and hay storage, trails nearby. Open to other ideas. Please email peterkumar@hotmail.com for more info. 1/16