Tag: right livelihood

College of Public Preceptors
College of Public Preceptors

Chair's Letter – May 2024

By ratnadharini on Sat, 1 Jun, 2024 - 17:46

Chair's Letter – May 2024

By ratnadharini on Sat, 1 Jun, 2024 - 17:46

Dear Order Members and friends,

Thanks to Purna for his evocative letter last month from Sudarshanaloka, the ‘land of beautiful vision’, in New Zealand; I’m very much looking forward to being there for the first time in a few months. 

A few weeks ago I was at another of our retreat centres: Akashavana, ‘the forest retreat of luminous space’, in Spain. It was an informal visit as I hadn’t been there for many years and wanted to connect with the...

Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

Vajraloka Retreat Centre is seeking new team members

By Kavaradhi on Fri, 31 May, 2024 - 10:32

Vajraloka Retreat Centre is seeking new team members

By Kavaradhi on Fri, 31 May, 2024 - 10:32

Exciting opportunities to join the Vajraloka Retreat Centre Team

Closing date for expressions of interest: 1st August 2024

Vajraloka Retreat Centre is set on a hillside in the beautiful, wild landscape of North Wales. We have been running meditation retreats here for over forty years, in the context of Triratna Buddhist Community.

We welcome people of any gender onto our retreats, and to join our team, which has been mixed since 2022. We are now keen to expand our team, and encourage expressions of interest from...

Windhorse Publications
Windhorse Publications

Introducing Liz, our new Operations Manager

By Windhorse Publi... on Wed, 13 Dec, 2023 - 11:00

Introducing Liz, our new Operations Manager

By Windhorse Publi... on Wed, 13 Dec, 2023 - 11:00

We’re delighted to welcome Liz Evers to the Windhorse Publications team as our new Operations Manager. Liz will have responsibility for the core operations of the charity and business, and manage the backlist of published titles.

A GFR mitra from Ireland, Liz discovered the dharma through the Dublin Buddhist Centre.

Prior to joining us, she worked in communications management for various charities and more recently in publishing, on the editorial side, and is herself the author of several non-fiction books.

Coming onboard Liz said: ‘Joining...

Windhorse Publications
Windhorse Publications

Windhorse Publications is recruiting!

By dhammamegha on Mon, 4 Sep, 2023 - 13:06

Windhorse Publications is recruiting!

By dhammamegha on Mon, 4 Sep, 2023 - 13:06

There is an opportunity to join the small vibrant team at Windhorse Publications, and contribute to making life changing books on Buddhism, mindfulness and meditation available around the world.

We are a vital part of the Triratna Buddhist community and respected within the wider world of Buddhist publishing. With a rich history of nearly 50 years of producing insightful and life changing books, we publish books by Sangharakshita, Triratna Order members and other authors on Buddhism, meditation and mindfulness. 

The new Operations manager will have oversight...

Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

Join the Windhorse Publications team!

By dhammamegha on Mon, 4 Sep, 2023 - 12:46

Join the Windhorse Publications team!

By dhammamegha on Mon, 4 Sep, 2023 - 12:46

There is an opportunity to join the small vibrant team at Windhorse Publications, and contribute to making life changing books on Buddhism, mindfulness and meditation available around the world.

We are a vital part of the Triratna Buddhist community and respected within the wider world of Buddhist publishing. With a rich history of nearly 50 years of producing insightful and life changing books, we publish books by Sangharakshita, Triratna Order members and other authors on Buddhism, meditation and mindfulness. 

The new Operations manager...

Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

Brixton: Work in a context which values your spiritual practice

By ianjacobsdean on Wed, 1 Mar, 2023 - 10:21

Brixton: Work in a context which values your spiritual practice

By ianjacobsdean on Wed, 1 Mar, 2023 - 10:21

The team at the Brixton Buddhist Community is currently recruiting for a new Publicity Coordinator (14 hrs per week), and a new Supporter Care Manager (3.5 hrs per week).

We’re seeking people inspired by the vision and activities of the Brixton Buddhist Community, who would like to be part of a capable and collaborative team working to share the benefits of Buddhist practice throughout South London.

We’d value another Order Member or mitra joining the team, but we are open to applications from anyone who...

Karuna Fundraisers
Triratna News

An Update from Karuna

By Centre Team on Fri, 9 Dec, 2022 - 12:39

An Update from Karuna

By Centre Team on Fri, 9 Dec, 2022 - 12:39

Hello, I’m Srirajni (pictured left in the image) and I wanted to give a little update on the recent changes at Karuna

Some of you will know Steven Murdoch, who has led our fundraising team at Karuna for an incredible 10 years. He is stepping down and into new ventures both within and outside Karuna.  

To guide Karuna’s fundraising team into the future, I’m excited to be stepping into the role of Joint Head of Fundraising alongside Louise Thomas (who some of you may know from...

Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

North London Buddhist Centre manager role

By Ratnaprabha on Tue, 2 Aug, 2022 - 18:00

North London Buddhist Centre manager role

By Ratnaprabha on Tue, 2 Aug, 2022 - 18:00

Can you join us at the North London Buddhist Centre leading our five person right livelihood team? We need an Order Member or a Mitra training for ordination with flexibility, initiative, ideas and enthusiasm to help the Three Jewels to flourish and grow in our lovely centre. The Sangha is friendly and committed, we have a fantastic location in a thriving part of London (Islington), with a committed council guiding the centre.

Salary £20,111 p.a. pro rata (London Living Wage), plus pension and  £1800...

Jobs, Volunteering & Communities
Jobs, Volunteering & Communities

Centre Manager opportunity

By Ratnaprabha on Sat, 29 Jan, 2022 - 19:23

Centre Manager opportunity

By Ratnaprabha on Sat, 29 Jan, 2022 - 19:23

THE POST IS NOW FILLED. Many thanks, Ratnaprabha

Karuna Fundraisers
Karuna Fundraisers

Beyond limits: 2021 Karuna Appeal applications now open

By Sanghamani on Fri, 14 Jan, 2022 - 10:48

Beyond limits: 2021 Karuna Appeal applications now open

By Sanghamani on Fri, 14 Jan, 2022 - 10:48


Do you want to live this year with deeper meaning and purpose?

To develop more kindness, with others.. for others..

and move beyond ways that limit you?

For over fourty years people in our community have choosen to deepen their practice by joining a Karuna fundraising appeal team. Many have said that doing an appeal was one of the most significant and transformative times of their dharma lives.

Fundraising as a spiritual practice means remembering to open to what’s alive in each moment, meeting fear with metta...

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