L’Arche USA & Communities Jobs
The following positions are open in L’Arche communities across the United States and in the wider federation.
Live In or Live Out Assistant – L’Arche Long Island
L’Arche Long Island is Hiring a Live in Direct Support Professional. Role will provide direct care supports and skill building for disabled individuals: personal care needs, money management, medical care, appointments, family and work connections, household chores, laundry, medications, meal preparation, and transportation. Live In Direct Support Professional’s share social time with individuals and engage in activities in and out of the home in accordance with everyone’s interests.
To apply, please submit Resume and cover letter to Paul Mac Millan, L’Arche Long Island Community Leader at email@example.com.
Community Coordinator – L’Arche Portland
As a member of the Community Leadership Team, the eastside Community Coordinator shares responsibility for the overall growth and direction of L’Arche Portland.
Guided by the mission and Charter of L’Arche, the eastside Community Coordinator supports the daily life in our eastside homes, coordinates community events and volunteers on the eastside of Portland, and supports all community members in more fully living the mission of L’Arche.
Please submit cover letter and resume to Andy Noethe at firstname.lastname@example.org by March 31, 2019.
Service Team Leader – L’Arche Greater Washington D.C.
L’Arche Greater Washington, D.C. provides homes, residential services, and places of belonging for adults who have intellectual disabilities in the context of an intentional, inter-denominational Christian community. L’Arche GWDC operates two homes in Arlington, VA and is seeking a new leader to encourage and support the team of Assistants. The Service Team Leader position serves the needs of core people through the management of a team of Assistants.
The STL will work closely with a Home Life Leader in each home, and wider leadership teams. A strong candidate for the STL position will lead through experience, support the growth of each team member, and learn from the mission and people of L’Arche.
Candidates can make inquiries and submit a cover letter and resume to Caitlin Smith, email@example.com by March 4th, 2019.
Recruitment Coordinator – L’Arche Greater Washington D.C.
L’Arche Greater Washington, D.C. provides homes, residential services, and places of belonging for adults who have intellectual disabilities, the ‘core people’, in the context of an intentional, inter-denominational Christian community. The Recruitment Coordinator will be an impactful communicator who can liaise well with L’Arche GWDC’s leadership team, potential partners and applicants. They will attract people to the mission of L’Arche, focusing on how that mission is made known in the role of an assistant through mutual relationship and providing direct care to the core people. This is a part-time (15 hour/week) position. Send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.