Quiet, peaceful, few people yet close to amenities.
This is life on the Canadian Gulf Islands.
You could be here this summer!
Summer Karma Yoga Position Available
Karma Yoga is the yoga of action. It's an opportunity to explore work as a spiritual practice, and practice selfless service. Through Karma Yoga you will learn about yourself and about the Divine, in very practical, hands-on ways.
You will also gain skills, confidence, and self-esteem.
You will learn Who you are, discover skills and learn to work with weaknesses. It is a spiritual journey that can change your life... if you are willing.
A Personal Assistant is wanted for some or all of the summer months (Apr - Oct). So many things need doing, and not enough hands to go around! There are 3 basic areas in which you might help:
Website and online business development,
Developing our new organic farm and homestead,
Everyday household support.
The ideal applicant will be able to assist in at least 2 of these areas.
You Get . . .
Summer mornings or evening at secluded beaches and forest trails, or socializing with an array of fascinating people
All-important work and rental experience
Written reference for employment applications
Written reference for rental applications (and insight into what landlords are looking for)
Room and board
Coaching in life skills, job skills, spirituality, and personal growth (if desired)
Experience, confidence, self-esteem, self-knowledge, and clear objectives
Skills that will help you be successful in anything you do
Participation in offering something valuable to the world
Opportunities to learn fascinating skills, including
Wicca & Spirituality
Playing the harmonium
Homesteading & Self-Sufficiency
Building a house
Running a home business
Creating passive income
Real estate investing
Making a successful online business
Life purpose and life mission
You will need to have some of the following skills. You do not need all of them, by any means! You'd be some kind of superbeing! But a handful or more would be helpful.
The work that you will be doing will be variable: some of this and some of that, depending on what needs doing and what your abilities are.
(So on the application form, be sure to only mark those that you not only know how to do, but would be willing and happy to do.)
Submitting for publication
Typing (MS Word)
Web video (You-tube etc)
Web audio (podcasting)
Illustration, design, or art
Welding or other trades
Orchard design and care
Qualities of a Successful Applicant
You will enjoy this position if you have most of these qualities. (Note: not all are required.)
Work well unsupervised
Take joy in doing a job well
Willing to follow directions
Good communication skills
Enjoy being in nature
Enjoy quiet, peaceful surroundings
Computer literate - PC
Computer literate - Mac
Interested in spiritual matters
The work is 6 hours per weekday and 3 hours on Saturday (the exact schedule is negotiable and the work may vary according to need)
You have a private trailer to yourself (plenty of tenting space is available, if you prefer)
Food is included (sometimes we cook; sometimes you cook; sometimes we all fend for ourselves)
You get summer on a gorgeous, friendly island; work experience; and a bunch of fun new skills.
When you leave, you can take away valuable written references for employment and rental applications
Don't Apply If . . .
If you are ANY of these, don't bother applying. You won't like it, and you won't be here long.