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"Serving others from the heart is the best offering to all the buddhas and bodhisattvas." - Lama Zopa Rinpoche


Current Employment Opportunities: 

Milarepa Center seeks either a qualified Full-Time Residential Center Director OR Full-Time Residential Center Operations Manager. Milarepa Center operates sustainably as a hybrid retreat center offering both public retreats/programs as well as private, solitary retreat cabin rentals. Compensation for either position includes housing on the property and a small monthly stipend. Positions will remain open until one is filled, with an ideal start date in Spring of 2023. 


Candidates for either position should have, at a minimum, some familiarity with and/or a sincere respect for Buddhist philosophy, the FPMT, and Lama Zopa Rinpoche.


Please find the full job description(s) and application process here!

Volunteer Opportunities: 

If you are interested in volunteering your time, even if it is just a few hours, please complete our volunteer form here and when we have a project we will contact you!

Occasionally, a stay at Milarepa Center may be offered as part of a paid position or while volunteering. During your stay at Milarepa Center we require that you observe the Five Precepts as part of your stay:

  • no harming living things (bugs, etc),

  • no intoxicants (alcohol, smoking),

  • no sexual misconduct,

  • no lying or gossip

  • no taking what is not given/offered

Additionally, in order to minimize allergic reactions and/or sensitivities for everyone, we kindly ask those who stay at the center to refrain from wearing any perfume or cologne and from using scented lotions/body sprays. 

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