We welcome each opportunity to introduce people to the life and spirit of L’Arche. You may have an interest in working with people who have disabilities, a spiritual resonance with L’Arche’s vision of mutuality and solidarity with persons who are marginalized, a desire to immerse yourself in community, or a sense that there must be something more to life. We’re eager to hear from you! There are several ways to participate in L’Arche:
Be an assistant. Consider committing a year or more to living in a L’Arche community. To learn more about life as an assistant, please visit our Become an Assistant page.
Volunteer. You can be a friend to a local L’Arche community. To volunteer, please contact your nearest L’Arche community.
Donate. Become a partner in building a strong network of L’Arche communities across the U.S., and extending the values and vision of L’Arche in society. Please see our Donate page.
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We accept applications for assistants on a rolling basis as communities have openings year-round. Assistants are adults of any age and background who are able to provide daily support and mutual friendship to people who have intellectual/developmental disabilities.
L’Arche Long Island Founding Assistant Position
L’Arche Long Island is seeking applicants for the position of Founding Assistant. Positions start August 2017.
L’Arche Portland Spiritual Life Director
L’Arche Portland is seeking a Spiritual Life Director to promote L’Arche spirituality throughout the community, oversees daily life formation, and provides pastoral outreach based on L’Arche values to the wider Portland metro area. Role is 20 hours per week.
L’Arche Boston North Program Coordinator
L’Arche Boston North is now hiring a new Program Coordinator. This is a role that supports the mission of L’Arche in meeting the professional requirements for a first-class DDS provider. The right candidate should be someone who can not only ensure that L’Arche continues to exceed the administrative and regulatory expectations of the Department of Disabilities, but also someone who does so with a priority of respecting the rights and choices of each core member.
L’Arche Greater Washington DC Chief Financial Officer
L’Arche GWDC is seeking a financial expert to lead our stewardship initiatives in the role of Chief Financial Officer. Position. As a member of the senior management team, the CFO will be involved in strategic planning, organizational evaluation, and development, including Community growth and expansion of program services. Apply by May 15
L’Arche Clinton Director of Professional Services
L’Arche Clinton is seeking a Director of Professional Services for the overall care of our residents, overseeing the services provided, and the overall professionalism of our agency in accordance with state licensing and other governmental requirements.
L’Arche Cleveland House Leader
L’Arche Cleveland is seeking a House Leader to oversee the home and nurturing the growth and direction of its members.