L’Arche USA & Communities Jobs

The following positions are open in L’Arche communities across the United States and in the wider federation. 

Community Coordinator – L’Arche Spokane

The Community Coordinator is responsible for supporting the overall quality of life of the core members and assistants in the community and overseeing management of the homes.  S/he provides direct support for the homes, as well as overseeing orientation, training, and formation for assistants, other employees, and volunteers. This role coordinates community life in collaboration with House Leaders and the Administrative Team. To apply, send cover letter and resume to Maurine Barrett, commleader@larcheofspokane.org

Major Gift Officer – L’Arche Greater Washington DC

The Major Gift Officer is a new role, one that is a critical component of our ambitious and efficient fundraising team. Together with our active Board of Directors, Executive Director, and Fundraising & Communications Director, the Major Gifts Officer will work to secure $950,000 this year, with sustainable growth in our goal for the years beyond, to over $1 million.

The ideal candidate will be eager to learn from and work with people with disabilities. They will balance the details and tasks, while attending closely to interpersonal relationships of the work. A driven independent worker who values collaboration and builds trust on teams, and with donors. A candidate’s experience and eagerness to grow in the fundraising field will reflect success, as defined by meeting goals and strong recommendations.

Candidates who are mission-driven and ready to contribute their gifts, should submit a cover letter and resumes to Caitlin Smith, at join@larche-gwdc.org

Day Support Assistant – L’Arche Tahoma Hope

L’Arche Tahoma Hope is seeking Day Support Assistants. The community is beginning to re-envision what quality daytime activities can look like for the people with intellectual disabilities that we support. We are looking to build a team of caring, supportive, and passionate individuals to help us. This is a live-out, minimum wage role, with the potential of negotiated overtime. Duties include programming, personal care support, and relationship building. If you’re interested in being part of this team, send the following to teresah@larchetahomahope.org:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • List of 4 references (at least 1 professional)

Home Life Leader – L’Arche Long Island

As a member of the Community Support Team the Home Life Leader shares responsibility in the overall growth and direction of L’Arche Long Island. Guided by the mission and charter of L’Arche the Home Life Leader is tasked with supporting the overall quality of life of the Core Members and Assistants living in the community as well as overseeing the general management of the home(s).  He/she provides support for the home(s), as well as overseeing orientation, training and formation for Assistants and Volunteers. This role consists of both direct care service related tasks and administrative functions. Prior L’Arche experience a plus. Interested applicants should send cover and resume to pmacmillan@larchelongisland.org.

Assistants

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 Jobs Around the World

For L’Arche communities interested in posting open positions, please use these posting guides and send posting to sharon@larcheusa.org. Thank you!