Opportunities in the Region!

Director Needed

Thubten Norbu Ling, Santa Fe

We are a teaching and meditation center located in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA. We provide a friendly and supportive environment for learning and putting into practice the teachings of the Buddha.  The Board is seeking to recruit an Executive Director. With the support of the Board, the Executive Director is responsible for a wide variety of responsibilities. This role is multi-faceted and requires an experienced and visionary leader. If you are people-orientated, a good communicator, have strong emotional intelligence and can be agile in balancing multiple priorities, this could be a wonderful opportunity to make an important contribution. The Executive Director also works in collaboration with the Center Manager to direct staff, volunteers, and consultants to ensure the center realizes its mission.  We invite you to read more about this position, and how to apply.

Spiritual Program Coordinator Needed

Vajrapani Institute, Boulder Creek

We are located in the redwoods of California. We are first and foremost a spiritual community committed to helping retreaters and staff develop their minds.  We are looking for a suitable person to join our team as Spiritual Program Coordinator (SPC). The SPC works together with our Executive Director to provide co-leadership in fostering a sacred, contemplative culture, helping to meet the spiritual needs of the community. The SPC’s main duties are to create, plan, market and organize the spiritual activities of the center, including programs, public and private events, practices, and classes while supporting the vision, mission and intentions of Vajrapani Institute and the FPMT organization.  Please read more about the position, and find out how to apply.

Director Opportunity

Land of Calm Abiding, California

We are looking for a director to take over the stewardship of a rare and blessed place, Land of Calm Abiding (LCA/Shine Land), a unique and precious retreat center in the FPMT mandala. Located on 525 acres of pristine wilderness area in central coastal California, USA, the land offers six retreat cabins where meditators engage in solitary retreat. For the right person this could be a hybrid director/caretaker position. This would also be an ideal fit for a couple. For someone lacking the necessary caretaker skills, the director would be responsible for hiring and managing a caretaker.  If this sounds like something you’d like to explore, please read more.

SPC Needed

Land of Medicine Buddha, Soquel
We are a residential center located in Soquel, California. The board is seeking an energetic, creative individual with relevant experience and skills to join our team as Spiritual Program Coordinator.  Please read more, including how to apply.

Kitchen Manager Needed

Vajrapani InstituteBoulder Creek
We are first and foremost a spiritual community committed to helping retreaters and staff develop their minds. We are hoping to re-open for onsite activities in early 2022, and so need to hire more staff!  We have openings for a Kitchen Manager.  Read more about this employment opportunity, including how to apply.