Flexible hours
1 year minimum commitment

We are always looking for people with previous L'Arche experience (either from L'Arche London or other L'Arche communities around the world) or external candidates with relevant care experience to join our team of Relief Assistants.

This is a flexible working role, with hours dependent on your availability and the needs by the people you support. We are looking for people to join us for at least one year.

Our hourly rate works out as £9.20 per hour (including holiday pay). We also pay a base fee of £28 per sleep over and operate a top up scheme to ensure that every hour of a 9 hour sleepover is paid at National Minimum Wage. We provide our assistants with an ongoing programme of training, professional and personal development. 

To find out more and apply, please download and complete the following:

L'Arche Application Form

Relief assistants Job Description

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Applicants must have the right to work in the UK. All successful applicants will be subject to references and a satisfactory enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring) check. Completion of a three month probationary period is essential for confirmation in post.