I love this job. It allows me authentic contact with the people. We are a large part of creating the safe space for everyone at Esalen and I am proud of that. Being a cog in the wheel of an organization that changes peoples’ lives is of great satisfaction to me. That I am surrounded by people on a journey of personal growth feels so right. And the personal growth for myself in this role … all I can say is thank goodness for work process every week!
Carolin Phillips, Front Gate Supervisor
Esalen provides full-time staff with a comprehensive benefits package including medical and dental insurance, vacation, holidays, and sick pay.
Cultural “Soft” Benefits
Living and working at Esalen also includes a suite of “soft” benefits that support our mission of personal and social transformation. Each department regularly holds direct forums for proactively addressing interpersonal dynamics and nurturing community relationships and involvement. These process sessions are a foundation of the staff experience at Esalen. Staff also have access to an extensive range of educational and community benefits including daily movement classes (yoga practices, dance church, tai chi, and meditation), ongoing in-house educational programs, and discounts and scholarship for workshops, bodywork, and other Esalen services.
Top 10 Reasons to Work at Esalen
1. Culture and Work Environment
2. Opportunity for Growth
7. Physical Beauty
8. Company Mission, Vision, and Values
9. Benefits and Education
10. Exposure to Diverse Teachers