Assistant Teacher Position
Exciting opportunity to join an all-star team of international teachers hosting yoga, meditation and conscious living retreats in the Cambodian countryside! Hariharalaya is a dynamic community-based learning environment that offers 6 Day retreats course in integral yoga and conscious living.
The Assistant Teacher role at Hariharalaya is a minimum 6 month salaried position that integrates all aspects of yoga practice (asana, breathing, meditation, devotion, surrender, creativity, silence, and more) into daily life. Living integral yoga and promoting a healthy and balanced life style according to the Hariharalaya program and values will help people to find a deeper connection to our life.
The role is a mixture of self study, teaching, helping, practicing, and having fun. It is an intensive immersion in simple and conscious living. As an assistant teacher at Hariharalaya, you are an integral member of the team in creating and holding a space for people from around the world to come and rediscover themselves and life.
Each day brings fresh experiences and unexpected moments. Community living is another core aspect of Hariharalaya. You will be a key member of the community and an inspiring role model. The non-judgmental, inclusive atmosphere allows us to learn more about ourselves by sharing, connecting and playing with others.
At Hariharalaya we focus on an integral approach of yoga – awakening and tuning the body, heart and mind through postures, breath, meditation, creativity, silence, dance, laughter and simplicity.
We use yoga as a training to live in the present moment. Our core message is the importance of dedicating some time for a regular daily practice of asana, breath and meditation. A regular daily meditation practice is also a must and an important part of our retreat program.
Assist and Lead various classes throughout the retreat
Help out with Daily Tasks of Retreat Center
Inspiring Community Presence
Organize Karma Yoga, Baking, and other Creative Workshops
Live and Breathe Integral Yoga
Committed Daily Sadhana of Pranayama, Medtiation and Asana
500 hour YTT
Minimum 3 years of recent teaching experience
Minimum 5 years personal practice (yoga and meditation)
Experience attending and facilitating yoga retreats
Experience in management (retreat/studio experience preferred)
Community/shared living experience
Customer Service and Hospitality experience
Experience living/working abroad
Solid Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and E-mail
Excellent Organizational Skills
Great People Skills
Excellent Verbal and Written Communication Skills (English Language)
Serious and Committed
Attention to Detail
Bias for Action
Calm and Collected
Confident and Clear
Flexible, Creative, Dynamic
Monthly salary in cash + Percentage of Private Yoga Consultations (Estimates to be discussed in interview)
Room & Board (3 delicious vegan meals each day of retreat, laundry & cleaning, valued at $700US)
2 free massages per month
Discount on Juice Bar, Spa and Wellness Center
6 Days on, 3 Days off
++50% compensation of visa and work permit fees
CV (be sure to include contact information from at least 2 references from studios/ retreats centers you have previously taught at)
Include short video of yourself leading a couple of postures (does not need to include students)
*Note – we will only consider applications that also submit a short video to email@example.com. It does not need to be professional quality or a whole class but we would like to hear you clearly talking through a few postures and a relaxation or meditation.