Respite Workers are a very important part of the L’Arche Lethbridge community. Respite Workers support the L’Arche homes when needed. Respite commitments are generally 4-8 hours long and are usually scheduled for mornings, evenings, or weekends. If you are unable to be a live-in assistant because of school, work, or family commitments, becoming a Respite Worker might just be for you! Please see the full role description here. 

Please note that applicants for the role of Respite Worker must already be able to work legally in Canada before their application can be considered.

To apply, please fill out our online form below. Questions? Contact Diane for more information at 403-328-3735 x6 or



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Please note that if your application is accepted, you will be required to obtain a Criminal Records Check (Police Information Check) before beginning your employment. You will receive more information about this during the course of your application process.