L'Arche
graduate job

Live-in Assistant / Residential Assistant

Job description

  • To contribute to creating a sense of community and a place of mutuality and belonging
  • To promote and enable choice, independence and self determination with people with learning disabilities through spiritual, practical, physical, personal and emotional support
  • To support people with learning disabilities in a variety of settings in line with agreed support plans in all aspects of their daily lives

Working hours: A live-in assistant in the community supports the community up to 48 hours flexibly across the week, including evenings and weekends.
Duration: One year.

What we are looking for

It is really important that you are able to demonstrate the right values and behaviours to enable you to make a difference to people’s lives. See here for more information: larche.org.uk/what-we-value.

Experience is not necessarily required for this role as we are able to support you with a comprehensive programme of opportunities for professional and personal development including individual and team reflection, retreats, a full induction (including sign language, personal care and understanding autism) and opportunities for professional and personal development.

Accepted degree subjects

Any

Additional job details

Number of vacancies
100
Location
Bognor Regis
Brecon
Edinburgh
Inverness
Ipswich
Kent
London
Manchester
Preston
Salary
Unpaid

All board, lodging, expenses, DBS, training, personal and professional development is given free of charge

Contract, dates and working times
Fixed term

Full-time

How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 12 August 2020

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Closing date:  Continuous recruitment

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