Core Leadership Openings

Are you a senior Shambhala practitioner who is ready to serve the vision of the Karmê Chöling community? Then please consider these opportunities. For more information, email the Head of Personnel (email is the preferred initial contact).  Go to Core Staff Openings for information on other open positions.

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JOB OPENINGS (for Shambhala practitioners):

Staff, Volunteers and Residents must agree to abide by our Karmê Chöling Code of Conduct policies.

Head of Facilities
Our Head of Facilities oversees all the buildings and mechanical aspects of our main retreat center, Ashoke Bhavan and Patneaude House and its equipment, and works with a small team of residential and local workers in addition to local service providers. Apply now or click here to download the full job description. Position is available until filled.

Deputy Director
As a member of the senior leadership team, the Deputy Director holds the day to day operations of Karmê Chöling and supports collaboration, coordination, creativity and communication across departments in addition to acting as a collaborator with the broader Shambhala mandala. Apply now or click here to download the full job description. Position is available until filled.

Director of Human Resources
The Director of Human Resources h
olds the long term and day to day staff oversight of Karmê Chöling, and aims to foster a sane, cared-for, caring and well-trained community of staff and volunteers. Must have excellent interpersonal communication skills, a kind and generous nature, and an ability to hold confidentiality and work with sensitive issues. Apply now or click here to download the full job description. Position is available until filled.

Development Director
Reporting to the Executive Director, the Development Director directs all ongoing annual fundraising activities at Karmê Chöling and supervises the Development Office staff. This role is responsible for upholding and representing the view of richness, wealth and generosity at Karmê Chöling, cultivating and encouraging its expression in all forms. Apply now or click here to download the full job description. Position is available until filled.

Director of Communications
Reporting to the Executive Director, the Director of Communications works collaboratively with key internal Karmê Chöling stakeholders to create and implement strategies for program marketing and public relations that reflect and amplify Shambhala vision and culture. Experience developing and implementing marketing and communications strategies is necessary, along with excellent organizational, managerial, and communication skills. Apply now or click here to download the full job description. Position is available until filled.

Please also check our Core Staff Openings.