Volunteer Programs

Do you just want a change from the old routine?  Then volunteering at Ibiza Yoga could be just what you need, making new friends and meeting people from all over the world. We have a variety of volunteering options available so if you fancy having a go at cooking ,sweeping, laundry, chit chatting with our guests or even getting your hands dirty gardening  - then complete the below form at the bottom of the page :

We are open all year round.

17 Options for Summer 2019 season and some options left for 2018

Scroll to the bottom of the page to make your application.

Please note some Options are FREE  which means you do not pay money.   Options 4  9  11 & 13 apply early for positions in 2019 summer season.  We usually have filled all places before the summer begins. 

Option 1 : Volunteer 16 hours, participate in 9 hours of Yoga . Accommodation and 1/2 board food. You pay £250 / €294 per week Summer // £125 / €148 per week Winter. 3 hours a day for 4 days a week and 4 hours on a Saturday.  

Option 2 : Volunteer 12 hours , participate in 9 hours of Yoga. Accommodation and 1/2 board food .

You pay £295 / €353 per week Summer // £185 / €220 per week Winter   5 hour day 4 days a week Mon - Sat inclusive.

Option 3 : Participate in our full yoga program of 18 hours per week , Volunteer 12 hours divided as : 3 hours per day.  5 hours on a Saturday. You pay £350 /€412 per week Summer // £195 / €230 per week Winter  5 hour day 4 days a week Mon - Sat inclusive.

Option 4  Free  WE ARE LOOKING FOR OPTIONS 4'S THROUGHOUT THE WINTER OF 2018 GOING INTO JAN FEB 2019. Accommodation and 1/2 board food.  25 hours volunteering .  Hours divided as : A 4 hour day including a Saturday which is a 5 hour day.  One day off.  One yoga class on your day off. 

Option 5 : Winter Only You pay €70 you pay per week for accommoation and full board food plus 12 hours volunteering.  2 hours per day Monday to Saturday. This option suits volunteers wanting to come for periods of less than 2 weeks. Includes yoga.

Option 6 :  Volunteer 10 hours , no yoga , breakfast only and not the one meal a day. £200 / €275 per week Summer // £110 / €130 per week Winter.
Hours done Monday to Friday 5 hours per day.

Option 7  Chef role with yoga. If you want to mix option 4 with option 1 , You pay £200 / €232 per week Summer // £110 / €130 per week Winter. payable for 9 hours yoga ( 3 classes) plus cook on days each of 4 hours long. So in total 12 hours of chef volunteering .The meal takes 3 hours plus 1/2 hour before to prepare kitchen and and a1/2 hour to tidy up .  

Option 8  Chef role WINTER ONLY Nov Dec 2018 & Jan Feb March & April 2019  . We are looking for a chef to cook one meal a day 6 days a week for probably between 3-8 people , from November 2018 to April 2019.   Vegetarian and Vegan cooking skills essential / experience required . We shall have a small team during winter 2018 consisting of a yoga teacher, manager and two cleaners. 

Option 9 :  without yoga Is the same as opiton 4 above but instead of doing household duties you do gardening or a mixture of the two . This position requires gardening experience .  Accommodation and 1/2 board . FREE You do not pay. 

Option 10 : Gardener with yoga  9 hours of yoga and 15 hours of gardening per weeik. You pay £250 /  €278 per week Summer // £125 / €148 per week Winter.  Ideally requires gardening experience . Accommodation and 1/2 board.  5 hour day during Mon - Fri 9am to 12.00 noon  & 5pm to 7pm.  

Option 11 : Free .  Drop in classes If you are already on the island and you dont want accommodation or food , you can volunteer for drop in classes only.  We ask for 3 hours volunteering in exchange for one 3 hour class. The volunteering is done prior to the day the class is taken unless you wish to volunteer on a Thursday or a Sunday. 

Option 12  Assist the teacher With two days off per week. You require a European Yoga instructors Insuarance Policy for this option. Price £300 per week Summer.  £354 for July & Aug.Winter £185 // €220 per week.  Includes light volunteer work to make hours up to 4 per day. Includes 1/2 board & accomodation.

Option 13  Free.  Yoga Teacher option .  Come and teach in the winter of 2018 from mid Nov to early March 2019  Accommodation and Breakfast included .  Come for as little as 2 weeks or for the whole winter.  You need liability insurance for this role and to be a qualified yoga teacher.  Teach 3 hours for 6 days a week . Saturday off.  If we don't have any students attending any particual week,  this role requires you to help out for a total of 8 hours in any one week . Doing basic tasks such as laundry , sweeping , light gardening and to keep the villa clean and tidy. 

Option 14  Therapist option .  If you are a qualified therapist and wish to come and offer your services to our guests and at the same time enjoy the retreat yourself .  All the yoga classes included and 1/2 board food You pay ,  £350 per week summer, £400 in July and August. £195 // €230 per week Winter. You need an insurance policy that covers you for any hands on activities. Insurance required.  We take a percentage of your income through therapy work . Percentage to be agreed 
by email. Email for further details and apply below. 

Option 15 If you are a qualified therapist and wish to come and offer your services to our guests and have no yoga ,  included is 1/2 board food £200 per week summer, £300 in July and August. £150 per week Winter. Email for further details along and apply below. You need therapist insurance policy that covers you for any hands on massage. 

Option 16 : £200 per week Summer / £100 per week Winter.
Volunteer instructor (not yoga) : Accommodation and half board. 
Teaching 2-3 unpaid workshops during the yoga week, in addition 8 hours volunteer, 3  free yoga classes which is half the weekly yoga retreat. The instructor should be able to offer 2-3 different workshop that are not yoga, but in some way has connection to the word yoga  "union" , union of body, mind and soul.  

Option 17 : Chef role without yoga :.  Anytime between April to end November . We are looking for a chef to cook 6 days a week a veg / veggie meal.  Accommodation and all food provided.  Chef experience required . One day off a week which is Saturday . Minimum stay ideally 2 weeks. 

Options for payment are ; credit card or paypal which incur a small fee. Bank transfer into a Euro or GBP account ? 

The exchange rate between Great British Pounds and the Euro change daily .  The above GBP to Euro are for guidance purposes only.  Please feel free to calculate using todays exchange rate.

Provided by Ibiza Yoga Ltd to you :

On site accommodation , Breakfast , One cooked vegetarian meal per day.  

We provide very basic ingredients for you to make your 2nd meal of the day , rice , beans , pasta , bread. Sometimes we have a large pot of soup on the go - that you can help yourself too. 

Fruit , juices teas and coffee , Bath , beach & hand towels. 

Cooking Facilities inside of the Casita and Villa Roca at certain times.

Check out 'our meal' page on the web it gives details of the daily meal plus all the breakfast items that are available to you 24/7    http://www.ibizayoga.com/menu.php

Volunteers can share a double room, pagoda , teepee . It is sometimes possible to have your own room but not in high season. In high season accommodation may be camping. 

You are required to bring the following no matter which option you choose : Single fitted and flat sheet 2 Pillow Cases and towels, beach and bath. 

Please note we are located a 3 minute walk along a private path to the beautiful Benirras beach famous for the Sunday Drummers

Funds are required to supplement your stay , we suggest in the region of £50  / €60 per week

Flight and Tranfers  (unless otherwise stated) The volunteer pays his / her own flight and tranfers to and from Ibiza and the retreat. We contribute to some of the above options where stated. 

The majority of the program consists of cleaning the retreat .  You need to work well alone and in a team. The program/s last a minimum of one week and a maximum of 3 months. A full description of duties and conditions will be provided on application. 

Summer is from Easter 2019 to end of October . Winter is 1st November 2018  to Easter 2019

Last update 8.10.18

Volunteers have been known to be 

  • a previous guest who knows how Ibiza Yoga operates and enjoys the ambience of the retreat.
  • a professional person, financially self sufficient taking a sabbatical.
  • a person wanting a volunteering holiday.
  • a character that is, happy, helpful, spiritual, yogic, teacher, team player, good communicator, flexible, accommodating with a good sense of humour.
  • someone who wants to develop their yoga practise or to study yoga

Accepted applicants must submit the information set below:

  1. A clear recent head & shoulders photograph of yourself
  2. A copy of your travel insurance to cover you for loss of possessions and personal injury. If you do not have a scanner or photo phone you can present the insurance on arrival at the retreat. 
  3. Confirmation that you have funds to cover your time in Ibiza.
  4. Brief CV (only required if you have one readlily available and only for option 4)
  5. 1 reference is required for Option 4 only.
  6. A copy of your European Health Insurance Card Free from UK post offices If you are not a UK citizen your travel insurance will suffice.
All follow up email correspondence will be with sophieibizayoga@hotmail.com and cc sarah@ibizayoga.com together we organise and run the volunteer program. 

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