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L'Arche Canada is seeking a Regional Leader for the Western Region

L’Arche Canada is seeking an experienced, impact-focused, collaborative leader who thrives in a change environment to embrace and lead the implementation of the newly developed L’Arche Western Canada Regional Mandate.

Major Duties and Responsibilities

  • Coaching, supervision, mentoring and evaluation/review of Communities and Community Leaders in accordance with the policy and practice of L’Arche Canada and best practice standards for service delivery in the disability and inclusion communities.
  • Support the development of funding strategies (government funding, grant proposals and fundraising) in consultation with Community Leaders and Board Presidents.
  • Develop and implement leadership development, partnership and outreach strategies in collaboration with L’Arche Canada.
  • Analyze, enhance and support a vibrant and sustainable regional life.
  • Ensure the priorities of L’Arche Canada and its strategic plan are lived in the region within all communities.
  • Advance the Regional Mandate through development of a strategic plan and action steps.
  • Ensure unity and promote knowledge, experience and resource sharing between communities, other regions of L’Arche Canada and within the International Federation of L’Arche.
  • Supervision of the Vice Regional Leader.
  • Lead the Regional Council team.
  • Contribute as an active member of the National Leadership Team.


Read complete role description and mandate in attached files below.

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