Volunteer Opportunities

 

 

 

Soundfile Editor

When: 3 hours per week at LTC, on Friday AM, or Monday PM Where: Langri Tangpa Centre Open Volunteer Spots: 1

Are you compulsively methodical! Are you patient, task focused and are you able to draw upon your own mindfulness practice when working with computers? Do you wish to practice the ultimate generosity of sharing and preserving the Dharma?      …Find Out More

Volunteer Co-ordinator

When: Up to 3 people sharing different areas of responsibility. 1 hour per week evolving into 5 hours per week. At LTC class and in one's own time. Where: Langri Tangpa Centre Open Volunteer Spots: 3

Help create the mandala! By developing and nurturing our dedicated volunteer team you directly support the flourishing of the Dharma and all the students who benefit from it.    …Find Out More

Welcome Usher

When: One hour before major events (half day or evening shift). Where: Langri Tangpa Centre Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Do you love your LTC? Have you benefited from attending the Centre in any way? Would you like to share that benefit with others? Become part of the face of LTC by welcoming visitors to the Centre and to the Dharma and all the Buddhas will smile upon you. As our Spiritual Director Lama Zopa Rinpoche says, this is the best way to enjoy our life, it is the most fulfilling.    …Find Out More

Shop Reception

When: Minimum of 2 shifts (1/2 day) a month, plus helping out at the weekly class you attend Where: Langri Tangpa Centre Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Do you love your LTC? Have you benefited from attending the Centre in any way? Would you like to share that benefit with others? Become part of the face of LTC by welcoming visitors to the Centre and to the Dharma and all the Buddhas will smile upon you. As our Spiritual Director Lama Zopa Rinpoche says, this is the best way to enjoy our life, it is the most fulfilling.    …Find Out More

Sewing Dharma Book-covers

When: On one's own time at home, flexible hours. Where: Langri Tangpa Centre Open Volunteer Spots: Unlimited

Protect and strengthen your Dharma practice by offering respect to the texts. Offering brocade creates merit for realisations and future dharma resources.    …Find Out More

Membership Renewals

When: At LTC before or during class (1/2 hr per week or 1 hr per fortnight) Where: Langri Tangpa Centre Open Volunteer Spots: 1

If you want to nourish your relationships from this life to the next, and to always have the support of Sangha, can you help administer our membership renewal system and ensure the steady support of your LTC? This role requires an exceptional eye for detail and a high degree of administrative and data processing skills.    …Find Out More

Facebook Events & Blog

When: Attend LTC events, then in your own time from home (1 hr a week) Where: Langri Tangpa Centre Open Volunteer Spots: 2

You can nurture Lama Yeshe’s ‘family feeling’ right here in Langri Tangpa Centre and become the ‘word of mouth’ of the Buddha. Capture the richness of Langri Tangpa Centre life and share it with all our members and friends who cannot physically come to the Centre or events. Help LTC become an international presence and weave the historical fabric of the Centre’s 30 years of growth and success.    …Find Out More

Coin Counter

When: At LTC, to be done at least half an hour before classes or out of class and visitor hours for safety and discretion reasons (1 hr per month) Where: Langri Tangpa Centre Open Volunteer Spots: 1

Do you want to secure the full benefit of your practice without degeneration? This job might seem small and inconsequential but the results are enormous! Just as all those coins add up to being beneficial for the Centre, so do all your everyday virtuous actions add up to achieving enlightenment.    …Find Out More

Collating Membership Packs

When: On your own time, during class (2hrs per month) Where: Langri Tangpa Centre Open Volunteer Spots: 3

Do you always want to have an abundance of Dharma resources and bring the unexpected joy of a Dharma ‘show bag’ to new members?    …Find Out More

Altar Cleaner

When: Once a week during the day, for instance after class. (3 hrs a fortnight) Where: Langri Tangpa Centre Open Volunteer Spots: 2

If you want to remove your obscurations to enlightenment, and you have a love of Dharma objects, can you commit to a few hours per week to clean the altars and holy objects?    …Find Out More


How to make your life meaningful and collect mountains of merit

Becoming part of the LTC volunteer community means you can benefit countless others by helping to keep your LTC running! As our spiritual Director Lama Zopa Rinpoche says, this is the best way to enjoy our life, it is the most fulfilling.

Langri Tangpa Centre is run entirely by volunteers, and has been for over thirty years. It is thanks to the efforts and dedication of the volunteers that LTC continues to flourish.

There is so much that goes on behind the scenes to ensure the centre runs smoothly and people continue to feel relaxed and well looked after. As an LTC member you have the opportunity to offer service, and become part of the close-knit community of volunteer teams.

 

Transform your skill-set into the Bodhisattva path

We invite you to consider the following positions. They are for a great variety of skill sets and have a varied commitment of hours. The Centre’s aim is for you to find the role you shine at and that you love, and help you transform it into the path to enlightenment!

 

Current volunteer positions

Scroll through these listings, and click on the heading for a more detailed description. You will find the role purpose and – unique to volunteering at LTC  –  the Dharma purpose, to turn every activity into your personal path to enlightenment. If you find the role that suits and enthuses you, just fill in the online form provided to express your interest, and our volunteer co-ordinator will get back to you for an initial chat.

 

Help at a Special Event

One-off Volunteer Opportunities

Would you like to join the team for one-off events? We need many helping hands for one-off events such as our annual Open Day, working bees or stalls at various festivals.