Become a Relief Worker

An experience that is out of the


L’Arche Lethbridge

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Relief Workers are a very important part of the L’Arche Lethbridge community. Relief Workers support the L’Arche homes when needed. Relief 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 Relief Worker might just be for you! Please see the full role description.

Please note that applicants for the role of Relief 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 Van for more information at 403-328-3735 x6 or

Relief Worker Application Form

Personal Information

Legal Information

L'Arche Lethbridge can only employ Relief workers who are already legally entitled to work in Canada, i.e. are Canadian Citizens, Permanent Residents or have an open work permit.

Are you legally entitled to work in Canada? *

Relevant Information

How did you hear about L'Arche Lethbridge?
Have you ever spent time in or been part of a L'Arche community before? *
How long would you hope to be at L'Arche Lethbridge? *
Please indicate your availablity/interest:
Select all that are applicable.

Education, Special Skills & Experience

Do you have a valid driving licence? *
How would you describe your ability to speak English? *

Professional References

Example: Employer, Teacher, Supervisor.

Personal References

Example: Clergy, Friend, Colleague (no family members please).

Finalize Application

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.