Join the Shambhala Mountain Center Volunteer Program and work alongside other committed individuals and families contributing to a contemplative practice community, inspiring each other and serving the guests who come on the land. Live, work and practice in a mountain valley retreat located on 600 acres in northern Colorado.
We are currently looking for general summer volunteers for a variety of departments including: housekeeping/laundry/program support, kitchen, facilities (carpentry/plumbing/electrical), Information Technology, Practice and Education, Gift Store, Guest Services, Finance, Land Crew, Programs and Stupa maintenance.
Living and working in community on this beautiful and powerful land can be transformative and challenging.
If you are interested in offering your experience, capabilities, and energies, we encourage you to fill out a volunteer application.
Volunteer positions begin May 2010 and run until early August 2010. Volunteer arrivals are on Thursdays. Housing (tents) and meals (buffet) are provided. Volunteers have access to some weekend programs, staff classes on a variety of topics (Shambhala Buddhism, yoga, Thangka drawing, and others), staff events and meditation instruction. Volunteers receive program credit to use towards attendance at future programs at SMC (2 year expiration).
To learn more about joining us in service and practice, please call Human Resources at (970) 881-2184 x 237 or [email protected]. To find out more about Shambhala Mountain Center or to obtain job descriptions and applications, please access our website, www.shambhalamountain.org.We look forward to you joining us