£25,201 per year (plus London Weighting if applicable)
Permanent, Full-time
Job description


We are looking for a passionate, outspoken and bold Digital Communications Officer to reach new audiences by innovating and rejuvenating L’Arche’s brand and messaging through social media. The right candidate will be creatively adept at sparking new ideas and content for a digital generation. They will have the confidence and people skills to build a network of social media ambassadors within L’Arche Communities, motivating, engaging and supporting them to generate inspiring content which reflects L’Arche’s vision and values.

L’Arche in the UK is part of a worldwide federation of people with and without learning disabilities sharing life together. We build Communities with people with learning disabilities rather than for them. We serve people’s emotional and spiritual lives as well as their basic needs. We are committed to mutually transforming relationships and a world where all belong.

Are you inspired to bring your skills, experience and values to support our vision of a more human society?


Location for this role is flexible.

We actively encourage people with a wide diversity of backgrounds and personal stories to join us. If there are areas in the job description where you feel less experienced, don’t let that put you off. We are happy to support people to learn new skills, to provide training and to make adjustments to make this job the right fit for the right person.

We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds protected by the Equality Act. We encourage candidates who are disabled or from a Black, Asian or minority ethnic background, since these backgrounds are currently under-represented in L’Arche management roles.

Closing date for applications is Wednesday 7th July 2021.

Interviews likely to take place on Monday 12th and Tuesday 13th July 2021.

Recruitment for this role will take place using an initial blind review. Initial shortlisting will be based on answers to the online questionnaire. Please note the people scoring the applications will not have seen your CV at this stage so please try your best to answer questions with this in mind.

Personal details will be available to the panel only once a decision has been made on who should be invited to interview. L’Arche UK will make reasonable adjustments to the process if you have a disability or long-term health condition, or if you need something different or additional for an interview. Please get in touch with us for a conversation about this.

For a full application pack and to apply for the role, please visit our website via the 'apply' button.

More about L'Arche

"Quite simply being part of L'Arche is being loved for who you are." 

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Refreshed on: 27 June 2021
Closed date: 07 July 2021
Tags: Communications, PR, Digital

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