Work-Able Internship Opportunities In British Columbia Public Service

The Work-Able job posting REQ 62587 has been extended. The closing date is now Sunday July 21, 2019 at 11 p.m.

REQ 62587: 

Research Assistant with the Ministry of Children and Family Development
Policy and Engagement Support with the Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction


The Work-Able educational eligibility criteria for the 2019/20 posting has expanded and welcomes applicants who have a 2 year Diploma or Associate’s or Bachelor’s or Master’s or Doctorate degrees. There is also an increase of available internships from fifteen to twenty-one.

The Work-Able program offers unique benefits to applicants who meet eligibility criteria:

    A detailed information session on how to successfully apply for job postings and competency based interviewing
    Practice Interviews sessions
    Coaching and feedback
    Increased understanding on how to be successful in the government recruitment process 

The recruitment process is a learning opportunity, not a permanent judgement of the applicant’s ability to be successful in securing, or performing the tasks related to, a position in the BC Public Service.

Reminder: The posting is open till Sunday July 21st 2019.


Please contact or
Nadia Valckx, Accessibility and Work-Able Program Assistant
Diversity and Inclusion Branch |, People and Organizational Development
BC Public Service Agency

About The Work-Able Internship Program

The Work-Able Internship Program is a paid twelve-month BC Public Service work experience program for recent post-secondary graduates who self-identify as having a disability. This unique program provides learning, coaching and mentorship throughout the internship and interns will gain valuable skills and public service experience.
We offer extensive training, growth and development opportunities, a competitive salary and a balance between work and life commitments. We are committed to continuing to be an employer of choice and providing a professional environment where ideas work.