Head Yoga Teacher

Exciting Opportunity to join a dynamic and inspiring team hosting yoga, meditation and conscious living retreats in the Cambodian countryside!
POSITION: Head Yoga Teacher

DATES: December 21st or 28th, 2017 – October 31st, 2018 (1 month of training prior to a 9 month contract)

The Head Yoga Teacher is an experienced, kind-hearted, natural leader that is instrumental in:
• Co-facilitating our retreat program
• Leading the assistant yoga teachers through an intensive internship designed to advance their teaching abilities over a 3 month structured course
• Assigning the classes and activities of the retreat program each week
• Teaching several yoga and meditation each retreat
• Leading the 3 hour workshop each retreat
• Leading the 4 hour Temple Tour with group practices, yoga, & meditation each retreat
• Conducting Private Yoga Consultations with guests
• General oversight of the yoga hall and equipment (keep tidy, organized and prepared for class. Making sure interns are well supervised and instructed)
• Leading the Alignment Workshop together with the interns
The Head Yoga Teacher is an exemplar of conscious living, gracefulness, inspired presence and a stable personal practice. A commitment to a daily personal practice encourages students and interns to integrate a daily routine into their schedule. 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.
Internship Program Leadership:
• Encourage a personal daily practice for interns
• Daily check-ins with the interns. (Study goals, daily tasks, etc.)
• Leading 3 intern training sessions each retreat based on training modules and the specific needs of the interns
• Feedback for interns regarding teaching and overall performance
• Scheduling duties for interns (library clean up, art supply stock-up, office clean up, etc.)


500 hour YTT
Minimum 5 years personal practice (yoga and meditation)
Experience attending and facilitating retreats
Experience in management (retreat/studio experience preferred)
Community/shared living experience
Experience assisting in teacher trainings
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)
Problem Solving
Takes Initiative
Serious and Committed
Attention to Detail
Bias for Action
Calm and Collected
Confident and Clear
Flexible, Creative, Dynamic
Community Oriented
Excellent Teamwork


$1000++ USD salary per month in cash
Percentage of Workshops, Tours and Privates (Estimates to be discussed in interview)
Private Room and Board (including laundry and cleaning, valued at $700 USD)
50% of visa and work permit fees covered
2 free massages per month
Discount on Juice Bar, Spa and Wellness Center
1 retreat off every 6 months

Cover letter
CV (be sure to include at least 2 references)
Short video of yourself leading a couple of postures (does not need to include students)
*Note – we will only consider applications that contain a short video. 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.

Please send your application to us with the subject of the email “Head Yoga Teacher Application”

We are a grassroots, community based, Integral Yoga Learning Center. Our retreats focus on community, creativity, nature, silence, and self-reflection, in order to feel more alive, creative and balanced. This is the core message of Hariharalaya and it is infused in the classes, schedule, events and the spaces. Our goal is to offer guests the tools and experience to develop a personal practice of yoga, breathing and meditation. Each day there is a full schedule of yoga and meditation classes, community sharing, delicious meals, quiet moments, fun activities, community sharing, healing sessions and Cambodian magic.

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