Support Assistants

Full/Part time (minimum 3 days per week), with opportunity to increase to full time plus regular sleepovers.

Salary £10 per hour, £19,500 per annum full-time.                                                      

Or, live-in as part of the community, with board and accommodation provided and a year one stipend wage of £70 per week increasing in subsequent years.

Closing date Noon, 4th April 2022

Interviews: (subject to availability) 7th /8th April 2022

If you want to build a better world and more human society, then L’Arche is the place to be.

L’Arche Manchester is a vibrant, growing, faith-based community of people with and without learning disabilities as well as being a professional support and care provider (judged as Outstanding by the CQC). We have 6 houses where people are supported to live as part of their wider community and in non-Covid times, we have an established café alongside a developing garden project as part of the day activities programme

We work toward a society where all belong – regardless of ability or disability – in which each person and their gifts are celebrated and valued. Relationship, friendship and celebration are central to our life together.

Proud to be part of an international federation of L’Arche communities across the world, we are also deeply rooted in our home city of Manchester.

Applicants should complete a full CV, outlining why you feel you meet the person specification for this role then send to: [email protected]

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OR  If you would like to hear more before applying, contact:

  • Graham, (Assistants’ Co-ordinator) m: 07990 017080
  • Julie, (Administrator) t: 0161 445 5710

email: [email protected]

A full training and induction programme will be given on commencement of employment.

The post is subject to DBS and employment checks.

Please Note: because we support vulnerable people, regular Covid 19 testing is standard for both employees and the people we support. We are a pro-vaccine employer, and encourage our employees to have the Covid 19 vaccination.