Usually responds innerh. 33 Tage
Geforderte Mindest-Aufenthaltsdauer: mindestens 1 Monat oder mehr
Nestled in the shadows of Mt Benson, on beautiful Westwood Lake, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, our Centre that welcomes groups and individuals who want to explore their own spirituality as well as discover the wisdom and teachings of others.
Our vision embraces “spirituality without borders” and we maintain the tradition of hospitality that has long been part of the Centre’s strength. We believe that there is a connectedness in humanity in our search for meaning and spirituality, and we collaborate with partners to offer programs that help people evolve in ways that expand our consciousness and connectedness to each other, our communities and our planet.
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Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten
As a part of the team, you will learn how to interact with our guests who come from all different backgrounds. Learn new skills through diverse work on the grounds. Have the opportunity to explore Vancouver Island on your time off. Participate with programs when available.
Located on the Lake in a nature setting. We operate year-round and offer our guests opportunities to connect with their spiritual path through programs and events. Our Volunteer Work-Stay Residency program offers you the opportunity to get involved and make a contribution to the vision of this unique spiritual centre on Vancouver Island.
In your role as resident, you're a member of our team. You will support the operation in guest service, hospitality and caring for the grounds. You in essence are the bridge between staff and our guests. A beautiful room, shared bathroom (with one other live-in resident), with a lounge overlooking the lake, and three meals per day are included in this experience that lasts 3-4 months. Longer terms may be available. We welcome applications on an ongoing basis for two positions. If there are no positions available when you apply we will keep your name on the waiting list until a spot comes available.
In addition, you are welcome to take part in available programs, at no charge, in your free time.
Please note, that with the Centre being in service to guests and the public, and as per the public health orders at this time, double vaccination is required.
Please send your letter of interest, with your background and the reason why you would like to be in this position.
The following dates are available for our 2022 year:
Feb15, 2022 - June 15, 2022
June10, 2022 - Oct 15, 2022
Oct 10, 2022 - Feb 15, 2023
More dates will be posted for 2023 and beyond. If you would like to be put on our waiting list for future dates please get in touch with Donya.
Private room with shared bath and lakeview lounge.
We have a fully supplied kitchen. Our chef(s) will ensure that you have a well stocked supply of nutritious food available for three meals a day (some prepared meals and some ready for you to prepare). You also have access to a fridge and kitchenette in the resident lounge.
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Bethlehem is located right on Westwood lake which is great for seasonal swimming, paddle boarding and kayaking. There is a 6.7KM hiking trail and several biking trails nearby. The property also has a fruit and veggie stand on Saturday's, a labyrinth and reflective pond. There are many things to do and explore in the Nanaimo area, as well as Vancouver Island. Check out the local websites for Nanaimo and Vancouver Island Travel to learn more.
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25 hours per week in exchange for room and board