Household Manager – Live In

Website Gomde UK

Buddhist Centre

Salary and Contract

£12, 260  plus full board, and accommodation at the Centre.

Temporary Contract for 12 months (with possible extension)


Gomde UK, is a centre for the study and practice of Tibetan Buddhism and for the development of environmental Buddhism. You don’t need to be a practicing Buddhist to join our thriving community, but you must be committed to making the community a success based on our Buddhist values, centred on calmness, kindness, and clarity.

We are seeking a highly organised and enthusiastic Household Manager, responsible for preparing and caring for guests and visitors , ensuring the smooth running of teachings, events, retreats and residential functions at the centre and representing Gomde UK to visitors.

Key tasks include, managing the volunteer housekeeping team (cleaning and laundry) and  resident cook; working with the Events Coordinator in the running of the centre events and work retreats, managing the household diary and registration for events and room/bed bookings. You will prepare and manage the budget for household spending, maintaining accurate records, ensuring accurate stock control and ordering of household supplies and work with the Volunteer Coordinator to identify volunteer roles within the Household. You will liaise with organisations visiting Lindholme Hall or requesting visits from practitioners at Gomde.

The successful candidate will have experience of housekeeping and working harmoniously as part of a team.

To apply:

Please contact to receive our Application Pack, Job Description and Person Specification, Equal Opportunities  and Application Form.

Completed applications should be returned to with the title of the post in the subject field by 5pm on Friday 2nd February 2018.

Interviews will be held over the weekend of 10-11th February 2018.

Applications are welcome from all who believe they fit the essential requirements of the job. We encourage applications from groups under-represented at Gomde UK.

Rangjung Yeshe UK registered charity number 1132050.

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