Lancashire Methodist District

Larche Community Worker (Director)

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Salary: up to £40,000

Deadline for applications: 14th June 2020

L’Arche UK is part of a global network of communities where people with and without learning disabilities live and share in life together, working for a world where we all belong. Are you a leader who can:

L’Arche Preston is an ecumenical Christian community which welcomes people of all faiths and none. 

The ideal candidate will be a strategic thinker, have extensive senior management experience, emotional intelligence and an ability to manage complexity.  Specific experience in managing care and supported living services is highly advantageous. 

An application pack is available at 

The closing date for applications is 14th June. For an informal discussion, please telephone Kathleen Boyle, Deputy National Leader, on 07712 394 976. 

Finding out more about L’Arche

L’Arche is more easily experienced than explained, so we would normally encourage you to visit us and experience L’Arche for yourself. Sadly, these are not normal times. If you are shortlisted, you will be invited to ‘visit’ in whatever Covid-compliant format is possible before the interview.

Kathleen Boyle, Deputy National Leader, would be very happy to talk informally with you to answer any questions and give you a feel for what it is like to be a Community Leader in L’Arche.
  Contact her on 07712 394 976 or 

Submitting your application 

Please email the following to  by 14th June

The arrangements for interviews will be confirmed closer to the date, depending on how the current government guidance develops.