Job title: Support Worker

Reports to: Locality Manager

Hours of work: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £9.50-£9.98 per hour

Place of work: L’Arche Liverpool (GL)

Main purpose of the role: As a support worker you will support people with learning disabilities living in a variety of settings, in line with agreed support and care plans, in all aspects of their everyday lives. You will deliver practical, physical and emotional support to people with learning disabilities, whilst proactively promoting choice, independence and self-determination.

Main responsibilities of the role:

  • Provide high-quality support to people with learning disabilities in line with L’Arche values, policies and procedures, Reach Standards in supported living and the requirements of the Care Quality Commission [CQC];
  • Facilitate individuals to meet their leisure, social, practical and spiritual needs and promote their ongoing development of independence;
  • Assist with household maintenance, including shopping, cooking cleaning and laundry;
  • Work as one of a team;
  • Be responsible for clear communication with professionals, families of people whom L’Arche support, advocates, neighbours, visitors and other members of L’Arche who are in contact with the house;
  • Attend training and formation courses as applicable to this community role;


Check out the Job Package before applying to learn more about this role and what we do at L'Arche.

If you wish to apply, fill out the online Application Form here.

In addition to this, please complete our Equal Opportunities Form and read the Privacy Notice for job applicants here.

If you cannot access the digital form, please call 01512600422 and we will arrange for a copy to be sent to you in the post. Any other queries about this role can be sent to [email protected].