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Join L’Arche: a place where difference is celebrated, mutuality helps build authentic relationships, and a deeper mission informs everyday life. Working at L’Arche is a unique opportunity that will help you grow both personally and professionally. There are over 1000 people in 21 communities and projects across 19 states who are discovering the beauty of a way of life centered around service, community, and hope. With a variety of positions, there is a place for everyone at L’Arche. Discover the place for you.

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Assistants are the heart of L’Arche communities. While they come from various backgrounds and offer diverse gifts, they share a common commitment to the mission and values of L’Arche by offering key support to Core Members and other staff.

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United States

L’Arche USA is always looking for new people to join us in building community and creating a more inclusive world for people with disabilities. To be an Assistant is first[...]

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Director of Development | L’Arche Jacksonville

Jacksonville, FL

L’Arche Jacksonville is looking for a Director of Development to help foster a culture of storytelling and fundraising in their community. This person should be excited to invite individuals, foundations, corporations, faith communities, and businesses into the work of L’Arche through their financial support.

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Communications Director | L’Arche International


The Communications Director develops and implements the external and internal communications strategy to promote the L'Arche experience and its message in society and to raise awareness of the gifts and situation of people with intellectual disabilities around the world.

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Quality Assurance Manager | L’Arche Greater Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C.

L'Arche International is looking for a talented, curious and bi-lingual CRM Administrator with a thirst for social-justice and inclusion to join them in a pioneering phase of capacity building around data management. Your contribution will help the organization make better decisions for it's members and partners across the world in order to build more human societies.

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Business Manager | L’Arche Portland

Portland, OR

The Business Manager works with the Executive Director to provide effective financial management to ensure the integrity of L’Arche Portland as a nonprofit organization through use of efficient and sound[...]

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House Leader | L’Arche Frederick

Frederick, MD

The House Leader is responsible for the overall integration of the L’Arche mission in the day-to-day life of the home, while planning and overseeing high quality support for each person with an intellectual disability.

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House Manager | L’Arche St. Louis

St. Louis, MO

Guided by the Mission and Charter of L’Arche and L'Arche St. Louis, the House Manager is responsible for overseeing the home and nurturing the growth and direction of its members. 

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House Coordinator | L’Arche Heartland

Overland Park, KS

The L'Arche Heartland House Coordinator coordinates daily routines and activities within the home to foster a healthy, respectful, and compassionate living environment among housemates and Assistants.

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