Core Staff Openings

Welcome and thank you for your interest in joining our staff! We have two categories of core staff, residential and non-residential. We seek applicants with skills and work experience relevant to the position for which they are applying.  For more information about any of the positions, email the Head of Personnel (email is the preferred initial contact).

JOB OPENINGS (for Shambhala practitioners):

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


RESIDENTIAL CORE STAFF form a community of practitioners dedicated to the vision of Shambhala. Having a current and established connection to Shambhala practice, study (classes and Levels), and volunteering within the community is necessary for these positions.

Seasonal Program Coordinator
A great opportunity to serve teachers, staff and participants while deepening one’s own path. Spend Summer and Fall with us in rural Vermont! Prior experience coordinating Shambhala programs required.  The Seasonal Program Coordinator organizes and facilitates all seasonal programs at Karmê Chöling. As the main reference point for participants, coordinators are responsible for manifesting Shambhala Vision. Coordinators create and maintain an environment consistent with the teachings. The coordinator is also the main contact for Karmê Chöling staff regarding each program and serves as a liaison to each department to ensure the prep work is done to host the program. Good communication and organization skills as well as the ability to juggle many balls at once with cheerfulness is of great benefit! Must live at Karmê Chöling.  Apply now or click here to download the full job descriptionApril 1 – October 31 Seasonal Full-time


Donor Data administrator
Part-time donor database management and support working in the Development department. Apply now or click here to download the full job description. Position is non-residential and available until filled.