Yoga Manager, OURMALA – apply by 23 February 2020

Salary: £16,846 approximately / 2 days a week – PAYE role

A unique opportunity for a dedicated yoga practitioner and teacher in a new role designed to look after OURMALA’s team of yoga teachers and their training arm.

You’ll spend most of your time developing deep relationships with OURMALA’s yoga teacher community to deliver safe, enjoyable and appropriate yoga to people seeking international protection.  You’ll develop a really supportive and professional community with depth for the yoga teachers and lead on delivering and expanding their training offer.  You will work closely with OURMALA’s Chief Executive and Charity Manager, to foster a culture that prides itself on best practice, inclusion and sincere yoga practice.

The yoga teacher team currently comprises approximately 40 freelance yoga teachers. By June 2020, they will be providing 20 yoga classes per week, plus 3 classes for the British Red Cross every quarter, and two per week for NHS contract to work with survivors and bereaved of the Grenfell Tower fire.

You’ll work in a small but dynamic, hard-working team, and have the chance to make a real positive difference to the lives of people seeking international protection in the UK, such as refugees and survivors of trafficking and modern-day slavery.

You’ll be asked to think creatively about how OURMALA can expand its community of yoga teachers, training programme and grow teacher capability locally to beneficiaries.

The post will be based in the Richmond office with with travel across London to class locations.  There is great potential for the number of days this role works to increase.

The closing date for applications is midnight on Sunday 23 February 2020.

Interviews will be held week commencing 2 March 2020.

The role will start from 1 April 2020 and will cover 4 fixed working days.

For full details, including how to apply, visit the OURMALA website.