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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 fill out this form. 150 words maximum. Your ad will remain for four weeks. 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.

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LANGLEY ASSISTANT SITE MANAGER - Hope for Women. This Full-Time Regular Employee position is 30-35 hours per week at the Langley Hope for Women Centre. The Langley Assistant Site Manager will assist the Site Manager in overseeing the Hope for Women Centre including managing client services and volunteers, as well as related resources and managing other operational areas in order to fulfill or achieve Advokate’s mission. 05/22 

ABBOTSFORD SITE MANAGER - Hope for Women. This Full-Time Temporary position is a 12-month maternity leave coverage for 35 hours per week at our Abbotsford Hope for Women Centre. The Abbotsford Assistant Site Manager will assist the Site Manager in overseeing the Hope for Women Centre including managing client services and volunteers, as well as related resources and managing other operational areas in order to fulfill or achieve Advokate’s mission. 05/22  

MOVED TO ABBOTSFORD IN NEED OF HELP. I am a 60 year old divorced Mother and Grandmother, recently moved to Abbotsford from Manitoba. I do not drink or smoke or anything else like that, I’m a Christian and keep my body healthy. I’m looking for either a room to rent for the month of June, or a live in care position, as a support care or Doula. I have years of experience in healthcare and Doula care. I also, am a responsible and trustworthy house sitter, for anyone going on vacation. I am actively looking for work through community advertising but haven’t secured employment yet. Thank you for your kind consideration, Tracy 778-932-2171 05/21

FAMILY NEEDS HOUSING. Family of four seeking housing starting June 1 or 15. Employed at MEI Schools and Power to Change Ministries, with two children under five. No drinking, no smoking, no pets, no nonsense. Called "the best tenants anyone can ask for" by our landlords, who are asking us to move only for their personal use. Looking for West Abbotsford, but open to other locations. 2 or more bedrooms needed. Father is studying MDiv to transition transition to pastoral work. Our current budget is ~$2000/month. References available, no problem. Contact us if you have a place and feel like we’re who you’re looking for! – Fred (778-908 2749;  
fredbrownsays@gmail.com) 05/16

RETURNING MISSIONARY FAMILY LOOKING FOR HOUSING. Our family is about to move back to Canada after almost a decade of serving as missionaries in Africa, and four years in France before that. George has accepted a position teaching business at Trinity Western, so we’re hoping to settle around Abbotsford / Langley. We’re hoping to find a place to rent for a few months (maybe up to a year) until we can find a permanent home to put down roots. Our two
youngest are still at home with us so we’re looking for a 2-3 bedroom place. please reach out: george.watts@gmail.com 05/15

RENTAL URGENTLY REQUIRED. Dad, son, and 2 indoor cats (indoor trained and neutered) require help, as soon as possible please. We're looking for an occupancy date of July or August 1st, 2024. We don’t drink, smoke or party and are looking for a bachelor suite, 1 or 2 bedroom rental, in Hope, Chilliwack or Abbotsford. Please email us at (praisegod@telus.net). Thank you for your help. Best wishes and blessings. 05/13

UPPER FLOOR FOR RENT. Upper floor in a beautiful 4 bedroom home with a beautiful mountain view. $2,800.00 per month. Nice neighborhood. Upper-Level Tenant is responsible for 80% of utilities. Clean 4 bedrooms with 3 bathrooms. Sharing washer and dryer with the downstairs suite. Street parking. Fridge, stove, and dishwasher included. No pets, no garage sorry. Kitchen, dining room, family room. Main living room - main dining room. Master bedroom with ensuite, Two other large bedrooms with a full bathroom to share. A second bedroom with ensuite. This is a non-partying, non-smoking property. Smoking is not permitted anywhere on the property – with no exceptions. Work and personal references required as well as a credit check. Tenant is required to mow the lawn-water garden as often as necessary during the growing season. Tell us something about yourself and the people joining the tenancy.
To set up an appointment for viewing, please reply to this ad. vilmaleiva2000@yahoo.ca 05/09

ROOM FOR RENT. We have a room for rent in our home at Whatcom and McKee. We have a large bedroom with its own private bathroom for $950 Rent includes WiFi/cable/hydro/gas, share fully equipped kitchen, laundry, also fully equipped gym. If this sounds like it might be a good fit for you please call/text me anytime to chat about the space and get to know each other a bit. Karyn at 778-998-2506. We are looking for the right fit for all. 05/02

UPPER LEVEL HOUSE FOR RENT. Upper level 3 bedroom house for rent near Catalina Crescent Abbotsford available from June for $3000 utilities not included. The house has air conditioner with private backyard. Close to freeway, elementary school. Quiet neighbourhood with lots of parking for RV, and covered sundeck. Pets allowed with pet deposit, no smokers . available from June . Serious inquiries only. Please email : Noel: noelmondhe78@gmail.com. 04/30 

ROOM FOR RENT. We have a room to share in an apartment with a female tenant. The bedroom has in-suite washroom. Shared kitchen , living space and laundry in a nice and quite area near Hill-Tout street close to freeway and Highstreet . The rent is 950$ with shared electric and wifi with other tenant. Please email : Noel: noelmondhe78@gmail.com. 04/30

LOOKING FOR ONE BEDROOM APARTMENT. Hi I am looking for one bedroom apt. I can afford about 500 a month, I am on disability. I would like something close to Central Heights in the same area. My number is 604-226-8728 04/23

1 BEDROOM COACH HOUSE SUITE FOR RENT. Have it all! Country living in the city! Brand new 1 bedroom coach house suite on pretty ½ acre property in a quiet, private neighbourhood. Close to freeway, Abbotsford Airport and High Street Shopping Centre. Available between May 15, possibly sooner. Well-kept home and property backing onto ALR. Lots of natural light, spacious mud room entry with storage, in suite laundry, gas fireplace and air conditioning. Rent includes utilities (gas & hydro) and WIFI. $2250 + utilities. Nonsmoker, no pets. Employment verification and references required. Email skeelsmj@gmail.com for more info. 04/23

FULLY FURNISHED RENTAL IN CHILLIWACK. Fully furnished 2-3 bedroom main floor apartment available now! Enjoy open-concept living, central AC, washer/dryer, internet, and stunning mountain views from the covered deck. Includes fenced yard green space and 1-2 parking spots. Conveniently located on Yale and Prest Road in Chilliwack, near outdoor adventures and local dining. Rates: $2050 for 2 bedrooms, $650 extra for 3rd room. No smoking, drugs, parties, or pets. References required. Available by May 1st. Contact for viewing and leasing options! Contact dsomms@gmail.com 04/23

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INTENTIONAL COMMUNITY SUPPORT WORKER- Bethesda in Chilliwack BC. As a support worker in an intentional community, you will support and assist people in an attractive and modern 9-unit townhouse community in Chilliwack, BC. In an intentional community, each person is free to make choices about how to live, when and who visits, if and where they work, which activities to participate in, how they decorate their homes, what they eat, and which friendships and relationships they pursue. You will join a team committed to helping the people you support live as full and self-directed lives as possible. Competitive salary: $23.30 – $27.05. As per current provincial health orders, all Bethesda staff must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Apply online at bethesdabc.com/careers, referencing posting #848. We are taking applications until the position is filled. See the full job description on Bethesda’s website. 05/17

SUPPORT WORKER- Bethesda in Chilliwack/Richmond, BC. A support worker at Bethesda supports people with intellectual disabilities in a variety of sites or resources. When you are hired, you may be assigned to a staff-supported home or to a community-based service. Wherever you work, you will join a team committed to helping the people you support live as full and self-directed lives as possible in such areas as emotional and spiritual well-being, interpersonal relationships, material well-being and social inclusion. Competitive salary: $25.95 – $29.76. As per current provincial health orders, all Bethesda staff must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Apply online at bethesdabc.com/careers, referencing posting #818. We are taking applications until the position is filled. See the full job description on Bethesda’s website. 05/17

HOUSE MONITOR FOR 2ND STAGE HOUSING - Life Recovery. This is a live-in volunteer role. On average 1-2 hours per day are required for the main responsibilities, however the ability to be on-call is key. A casual Support Worker employment agreement will also be in place to compensate individuals at a rate of $22.00 per hour for emergency situations, meetings and required training. For a detailed description please see our website at: www.liferecovery.ca 05/15

SUPPORT WORKER - Life Recovery. The Support Worker is responsible for providing support to clients and co-workers at LIFE’s First Stage Recovery Program. This position involves working with clients who may have only recently made a commitment to sobriety and are still experiencing the effects of detox or withdrawal. The ability to function independently and under pressure, while managing multiple concurrent tasks including emergency situations is an ongoing expectation of this position. For a detailed job description go to our website at www.liferecovery.ca 05/15

THRIFT STORE MANAGER- Life Recovery. The Thrift Store Supervisor is a member of the LIFE team and is expected to reflect the values of our ministry and is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the thrift store including administration, adherence to policies and procedures, supervision and oversight of volunteers. The Thrift Store Supervisor reports to the Business Administrator and works closely with the volunteers and other thrift store staff in the daily operations. Respectful relationships with customers, donors, volunteers, and LIFE staff are critical. Collaboration between stores and staff ensures that LIFE remains one ministry, working together to fulfill our mission. An attitude of servant leadership is essential in providing direction and guidance. See website for full description www.liferecovery.ca 05/15

PROGRAM DIRECTOR - MATERNITY LEAVE. Camp Kawkawa is looking for an incredible person to come and fill the position of Program Director and cover a maternity leave! If you are passionate about summer camp ministry, a person with camp experience, a mature and growing Christian, a self-directed person with great vision for what the role can accomplish, strong in the areas of relationships, administration, and public relations, please send a resume and cover letter to info@kawkawa.com! More details about the job can be found here, https://kawkawa.com/wp-content/uploads/2024/01/Program-Director-Job-Description-Maternity-Leave.pdf 05/15

ADVANCEMENT COORDINATOR (FUNDRAISER) - Menno Place. Menno Place is seeking a new team member for the position of Advancement Coordinator (Fundraising)! The Advancement Coordinator is passionate about the work of Menno Place and excited to help Menno Place secure new and sustainable funding streams. If you are interested in this opportunity and want to learn more, visit our careers page to apply! https://www.mennoplace.ca/careers/ Application deadline: May 23, 2024 at 12:00pm. 05/15

MANAGER OF FINANCE - Bethesda Abbotsford. Are you interested in a work environment that values your expertise and welcomes your innovative ideas for improving workplace practices and systems? At Bethesda you will be an integral part of the finance department as we restructure and grow with new technologies. This is a full-time position, available to start in June 2024. DEADLINE TO APPLY: May 24, 2024. Interested applicants may apply online at bethesdabc.com/careers/ or email a resume, cover letter, and references to the chief human resources officer at Careers@BethesdaBC.comApplicants should reference posting # 826. 05/13

FINANCE AND PAYROLL ASSISTANT - Bethesda Abbotsford. Do you crave a dynamic work environment that welcomes your innovative ideas for improving work-place practices and systems, where your gifts are recognized and given opportunity to shine? As finance and payroll assistant you will have a strong attention to detail, excellent organizational skills and a passion for supporting our mission. At Bethesda, you’ll be an integral part of our administration team as we transition leadership and grow into new, innovative technologies. Your thoughtfulness and initiative will facilitate office processes and contribute to a smooth-running office. In return you will feel needed, accepted, and appreciated. This is a part-time, 30 hours per week position available immediately. Interested applicants may apply online at bethesdabc.com/careers/ or email a resume, cover letter, and references to the chief human resources officer at Careers@BethesdaBC.com. Applicants should reference posting #853. 05/13 

CONSTRUCTION LABOUR SUPPORT. We are looking for Team Members! We are Quicksand, we currently offer soft demo, surface preparation, environmentally sensitive floor prep and architectural abrasive blasting services. Lead by a team with over 35 years experience. On the job training, competitive wage and benefits packages are provided. Work Safe Environmental Level 2 card is a benefit but not required. Class 3 or 5 license is an asset but not required. Steel toed boots, hard hat and Hi-vis vest required. Work is completed on various job sites throughout the lower mainland. *NOTE: The ability to be **CLEAN SHAVEN** is a requirement for this position. Full/time, Benefits and RRSP match, commuter benefits. Wage: Starting at $24-$28 depending on work experience. Please email resume with cover letter to: Suzanne@quicksandsandblasting.com 05/09

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF CARE- TABOR HOME. Tabor Home Society is searching for a collaborative, servant leader with a clinical background to join their team as Assistant Director of Care (ADOC). The ADOC organizes and oversees all nursing operations of the facility. They create a collaborative and efficient workplace with attention to quality standards and policies, ensuring all personnel will be able to do their best in caring from the heart for all residents. As ADOC, you will participate in the development and evaluation of the resident care programs, as well as initiate and monitor quality improvement activities. If you have a nursing background and are passionate about leading a team and driving culture change, we would love to hear from you. Location: Abbotsford, BC. Application Deadline: June 7, 2024. Start Date: TBD. Salary Range: $120,000 - $130,000. APPLY online at nelsonandkraft.com/jobs with your cover letter and resume. 05/09

FOOD FOR THE HUNGRY JOB OPPORTUNITIES. Food for the Hungry is a Christian non-profit organization focused on ending poverty—one community at a time. We’re looking for a number or people to join our fun and talented team. We currently have 3 temporary summer positions and a full time Executive Assistant and Office Coordinator position available. Join our passionate and dedicated team committed to ending poverty on a global level. For more information, please visit our website for full postings and to apply. www.fhcanada.org/jobs 05/09

BOOKKEEPER/FINANCE ASSISTANT. Join the One Life team in our office in Chilliwack, BC as bookkeeper/ finance assistant. This person is responsible for assisting the Finance Director in the successful management of the One Life finances in Canada according to the strategic direction set out by the Board of Directors. In this part-time role, the bookkeeper will facilitate operations of One Life’s finances, including accounts payable and receivable, general ledger, payroll, and audit preparation. For more information on this job posting, contact Coralie Dowedoff at jobs@onelifeonechance.ca. 05/09

CLASS 4 DRIVER - Communitas Supportive Care. This is a full-time 40hour/week permanent position. Shifts are Monday to Friday 8.30am-4.30pm (support outside of these hours may be required). For more details and to apply, go to communitascare.com or send resume and cover letter to Layne Bieber, HR Manager - Recruiting, at HR@CommunitasCare.com. 05/06

REPAIR & MAINTENANCE WORKER - SUMMER STUDENT - Communitas Supportive Care. This is a full-time 40hour/week temporary summer position and ends on August 31, 2024 with the potential to continue part-time beyond this date. Shifts are Monday to Friday 8.30am-4.30pm. For more details and to apply, go to communitascare.com or send resume and cover letter to Layne Bieber, HR Manager - Recruiting, at HR@CommunitasCare.com. 05/06 

MEI Secondary School  -  Teaching positions - Full-time and part-time continuing and temporary positions available with a start date of August 28, 2024. Please check the MEI website: https://www.meischools.com/about/employment/ for details on these positions. 05/06

ASSISTANT TO PORTFOLIO MANAGER. Capstone Asset Management seeks an Assistant to Portfolio Manager who will provide administrative support to an advising Portfolio Manager while working closely with other team members. The successful applicant will be a self-starter, organized, and a team player who aligns with our philosophical values. This is a 40 hour per week, in-office opportunity in Langley. A full job description can be found here: https://www.capstoneassets.ca/application/files/3017/1356/3518/Assistant_to_portfolio_manager.pdf Please send resume and cover letter to careers@capstoneassets.ca. 04/24

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT/RECEPTIONIST. Capstone Asset Management seeks a Receptionist/Administrative Assistant who will provide general back office support while working closely with other team members. The successful applicant will be a self-starter, organized, and a team player who aligns with our philosophical values. This is a 6-month in-office, contract position at 40 hours per week with the possibility of extending. Our office is located in Langley. A detailed job description can be found here: https://www.capstoneassets.ca/application/files/8817/1356/3544/Receptionist_admin_assistant.pdf To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to careers@capstoneassets.ca 04/24

RESOURCE MANAGER - Bethesda in Langley, BC. As resource manager for a staff-supported home, you will join a team where the staff, families, and people receiving services have a culture of supporting, celebrating, and enriching the interconnectedness of our communities. This is a full-time position. This position is ideal for an experienced leader who has worked directly with people who experience disabilities. Competitive salary: $74,880 – $78,208. As per current provincial health orders, all Bethesda staff must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Apply online at bethesdabc.com/careers, referencing posting #845. We are taking applications until the position is filled. See the full job description on Bethesda’s website. 05/17

INTERIM RESOURCE MANAGER - Bethesda in Abbotsford, BC. As Interim Resource Manager for a staff-supported home, you will join a team where the staff, families, and people receiving services have a culture of supporting, celebrating, and enriching the interconnectedness of our communities. This is an interim full-time position. This position is ideal for an experienced leader who has worked directly with people who experience disabilities. Competitive salary: $74,880 – $78,208. As per current provincial health orders, all Bethesda staff must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Apply online at bethesdabc.com/careers, referencing posting #849. We are taking applications until the position is filled. See the full job description on Bethesda’s website. 05/17

FACILITIES AND GROUNDS MAINTENENCE WORKER. MEI Schools is looking for a Facilities and Grounds Maintenance Worker to come learn and grow as part of our facilities team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of our facilities and grounds to ensure they remain safe, clean, and functional for our students and staff. Please visit our website for more information: https://www.meischools.com/about/employment/ 04/23

EARLY BIRD HOMECARE SHIFT. Compassion makes a difference! Is that you?! We are seeking a helper (non-medical homecare worker) for a sweet lady in a wheelchair. Experience is an asset but not necessary. 1.5 hours per shift. 2 to 4 shifts per week in Abbotsford. Main duties include helping her out of bed, to the washroom, to her wheelchair, visit together and other simple assistance. (No transferring required.) Training and supervision is provided. Central Abbotsford. Mornings 5am - 630am. Good income and your day still ahead of you! Our lady is very enjoyable to work with; you will be encouraged and uplifted by helping her. Please contact Sheila at 778 242 2273 or email WeCare@sonvalleycompassioncare.ca. Thank you also for sharing with someone who might be interested. Let’s talk it over, no obligation, explore opportunities to help. Tell us why you care. www.sonvalleycompassioncare.ca Character references and Police Criminal Record Check are required. We have other opportunities too! Love to hear from you or anyone you recommend! 04/23

SUMMER INTERN PRODUCTION ASSISTANT. Fraser Valley Gleaners (FVG) is a not-for-profit Christian organization that turns recovered food into humanitarian aid to feed the hungry around the world. FVG is seeking to hire a Summer Intern Production Assistant. This position is a combination of hands-on help in the plant and interacting with our volunteers. Possibility of using digital skills to create media displays if the right candidate shows aptitude and desire. Training provided as needed. 35 hrs/week for 8 weeks at $20/hour. Must be between 15-30 years of age to apply. For a more detailed job description and to apply, please email info@fvgleaners.org 04/23

SUMMER INTERN TOUR GUIDE. Fraser Valley Gleaners (FVG) is a not-for-profit Christian organization that turns recovered food into humanitarian aid to feed the hungry around the world. FVG is seeking to hire a Summer Intern Tour Guide. This position has a combination of public speaking, social interaction with guests and volunteers, photography & videography, & using graphic design tools for projects. Some admin and hands on in the plant will also be required. Training provided as needed. 35 hrs/week for 8 weeks at $20/hour. Must be between 15-30 years of age to apply. For a more detailed job description and to apply, please email info@fvgleaners.org 04/23

SUMMER INTERN OFFICE ASSISTANT. Fraser Valley Gleaners (FVG) is a not-for-profit Christian organization that turns recovered food into humanitarian aid to feed the hungry around the world. FVG is seeking to hire a Summer Intern Office Assistant. This position will have a combination of office related duties, projects using graphic design tools, and interacting with our volunteers. Some hands on in the plant will also be required. Training provided as needed. 35 hrs/week for 8 weeks at $20/hour. Must be between 15-30 years of age to apply. For a more detailed job description and to apply, please email info@fvgleaners.org 04/23

OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR/ PROGRAM SUPPORT (Permanent, 32 hours per week). Are you an experienced professional with strong interpersonal skills? Hope for Korah is looking for someone to oversee our day-to-day office operations and provide a broad range of crucial support to our programs and staff. Responsibilities include managing fundraising activities, coordinating volunteers, and handling multiple projects simultaneously. As a key member of the Hope for Korah team, you'll demonstrate initiative, professionalism, and collaboration. We're seeking someone organized with strong attention to detail and excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. This position is ideal for someone with administrative leadership experience who is eager to make a difference in international development. Ready to join us in transforming lives in Korah? Email office@hopeforkorah.com for the detailed job description. We look forward to hearing from you! 04/23

EVENTS

Chelsea Amber Concert - Saturday, May 25th - 7pm Immanuel Fellowship Baptist Church
2950 Blue Jay Street, Abbotsford. Canadian Christian recording artist Chelsea Amber brings inspirational music to life with passionate and powerful vocals, uplifting lyrics, and soulful guitars. Since 2007, Chelsea has released 4 albums and 2 EP's and has received 21 music awards and a 2015 Juno nomination. She has toured North America and performed with musicians such as Mercy Me, Avalon, Rita MacNeil and Brian Doerksen. FREE admission with a freewill offering to help children in Latin America go to school. 05/03

FREE EVENT. PREPARING THE CHURCH FOR PERSECUTION. On May 25, guest speaker from Back to Jerusalem, Brother Ren, will be sharing how lessons learned from the underground church across the world can be applied to increasing pressure on the church in the West. Join us at 7pm at the Clarke Theatre in Mission for this uplifting event: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/preparing-the-church-in-canada-for-persecution-tickets-802941308067?aff=oddtdtcreator 05/02

MISCELLANEOUS

INTERESTED IN IMPROVING YOUR MEMORY, ATTENTION, OR MOOD? CONSIDER JOINING OUR STUDY! Participation is FREE! No travel required – we can come to you!! If you participate, you’ll receive an audio player (free) to keep that contains songs or poems/stories/plays/scriptures that you choose and enjoy! If you or anyone you know might be interested in participating, or would just like more info, call us at (604) 822-7404 OR email us at jrchan01@student.ubc.ca. This project is entitled: “Possible Benefits to Mood, Quality of Life, Memory, and Executive Functions of Beloved Music with or without Social Interaction or Beloved Writings (e.g., Poetry, Stories, Psalms) for Adults Experiencing Mild Cognitive Decline.” It’s directed by Prof. Adele Diamond in the Faculty of Medicine at UBC. 05/22

PRIVATE SWIMMING LESSONS. Looking for private swimming lessons in Abbotsford? My name is Mathias, and I'm a dedicated swim instructor for the City of Abbotsford. Whether your child is just learning to swim or aiming to refine their strokes, I offer personalized lessons, tailored to their abilities. Plus, I come to you! My email is anchorprivateswimming@gmail.com, and my website is anchorprivateswimming.com. 05/09

FRENCH TUTORING. Need help elevating your French language skills? Whether you prefer in-person or virtual tutoring, Michelle is here to assist. Contact Michelle McLauren at 778-809-1784. 05/09