Do you just want a change from the old routine?
Then volunteering at Ibiza Yoga Ltd, 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 :
Option 1: Volunteer 12 hours, participate in 6 hours of Yoga. Accommodation and 1/2 board food. You pay £300/ €360 per week Summer / Winter £225 / €260 per week
2 hours a day for 4 days a week and 4 hours on a Saturday.
2 days off a week
Option 2: Volunteer, is very similar to Option 1 but has more days off per week. 12 hours, participate in 6 hours of Yoga. Accommodation and 1/2 board food. You pay £300 / €360 per week Summer / Winter £225 / €260 per week 3 hours per day 4 days a week to include Saturday, 3 days off per week
Option 3: Participate in our full yoga program of 12 hours per week, Volunteer 12 hours
Monday to Thursday inclusive 3 hours a day, You pay £400 /€481 per week Summer & Winter £200 / €230 per week
Option 4 Free: Accommodation and 1/2 board food. 40 hours of volunteering. One day off per week. No yoga included. If you want Yoga classes they are €5 per hour
Option 5: You pay €150 in the summer - our top most taken Option
for accommodation and 1/2 board food plus 30 hours volunteering - hours spread over 6 days per week. 5 hours a day, 6 days a week, one day off and 1 classes of yoga per week on your day off. This option suits volunteers wanting to come for periods of a week or two but, equally open to long-term stayers. Price €100 per week in the winter.
Option 6: Volunteer 15 hours, no yoga, breakfast only and not the one meal a day. £200 / €275 per week Summer // £110 / €130 per week Winter. Hours each day from Monday to Friday 3 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 6 hours yoga ( 3 classes) plus cook on 3 days each of 3 hours long with one extra hour per day of regular volunteering. So in total 9 hours of chef volunteering. And 3 hours of regular volunteering. The meal takes 2 hours plus 1/2 hour before to prepare the kitchen and a 1/2 hour to tidy up.
Option 8 Chef role WINTER ONLY Cook one meal a day 6 days a week for probably between 6-12 people, Vegetarian and Vegan cooking skills essential/experience required. We shall have a small team during the early months of 2022 consisting of a yoga teacher, manager, and up to six volunteers.
Option 9: but without yoga Is the same as option 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 6 hours of yoga and 18 hours of gardening per week. You pay £170 / €200 per week Summer // £120 / €145 per week Winter. Ideally requires gardening experience. Accommodation and 1/2 board. 4 hours day 4 days a week. + 2 hours on the 5th day. 2 and 1/2 days off
Option 11: Free. Drop in classes If you are already on the island and you don't want accommodation or food, you can volunteer for the drop in classes only. We ask for 2 hours volunteering in exchange for one 2 hour class. The volunteering is done prior to the day the class is take.
Option 12 Assist the teacher . Price you pay £300 per week Summer. £354 for July & Aug. Includes 1/2 board & accommodation. Includes light volunteer work to make hours up to 4 per day. 2 Hours of yoga daily, and 2 hours of volunteering daily, 24 hours per week in total. 12 of the hours are in the yoga class, With two days off per week. Duties include get the deck ready, tidy the deck, assist in the class where needed.
Option 13 Free. Yoga Teacher option. Accommodation and Breakfast included. Come for as little as 2 weeks or longer. You need liability insurance for this role and to be a qualified yoga teacher. Teach 2 hours for 6 days a week. Saturday off. If we have less than 5 students in any particular week, or we have 2 teachers, meaning you teach one day on one day off, then this role requires you to help out for a total of 25 hours per week doing ordinary volunteer chores, the 2 hours teacher per day is part of those volunteer hours. The basic tasks such as laundry, sweeping, light gardening are to keep the villas and grounds up together annd 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 half of the retreat yourself. Half the yoga classes (6 hours of yoga in 6 days) and 1/2 board food You pay, £350 per week summer for shared accommodation. This package is not available in the winter. You need an insurance policy that covers you for any hands-on activities.
We take 20% of your income through the therapy work.
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 a therapist insurance policy that covers you for any hands-on massage.
Option 16 : Volunteer instructor (not yoga teacher)You pay £245 per week Summer / £125 per week Winter.: Accommodation and half board.
Teaching 2-3 unpaid workshops during the yoga week, in addition, 8 hours volunteer, 3 free yoga classes which are half the weekly yoga retreat. The instructor should be able to offer 2-3 different workshop that is not yoga, but in some way has a connection to the word yoga "union", the union of body, mind, and soul. We take 15% of any monies bought in through offering workshops.
Option 17: Chef role without yoga: From Easter 2023 to the end of October. Chef to cook 6 days a week a vegan/veggie meal. Accommodation and all food provided. Chef experience required. One day off a week which is Saturday. Hours are 3 hours cooking per day, which includes kitchen clean up after cook. Plus one hour of regular of volunteering to be agreed on a daily basis with manager.
Option 18: is an option waiting to be written - it can be tailor made to your requirements ?
Option 19 Paid Yoga Teacher , If you bring students to the retreat we pay 10% of the total we receive from the student. If you bring any more than one student we shall also contribute €75 towards your flight, paid at the end of your stay. You may also bring a friend who can share your accommodation and enjoy the yoga retreat for €300 for the week including food. Your guests does not count towards or qualify as a fully paid guest, so you do not get the 10% of that booking. This option is only available from Easter to Haloween and suits yoga teachers with a strong social media presence.
Option 20, A combination or Option 13 and Option 4, with this option, you may teach one day and do ordinary volunteering the next day. As sometimes all the volunteers are trained teachers so we alternate the classes to keep it interesting for the guests.
Option 21: Gardening. 25 hours of gardening and if there is no gardening to do then the usual household chores as stated in the info that will be sent. 1/2 board with provisions for the 2nd meal of the day. Accommodation Tent to begin with, gradually upgrading - as the 2022 seaon closes. We do not pay and you do not pay.
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 is for guidance purposes only. Please feel free to calculate using today's exchange rate.
Provided by Ibiza Yoga Ltd to you :
On-site accomodation, Easter to Halloween 2023 - most likely to be a shared tent.
Possibly a bell tent, a coverted garage, a tipi or a hammock. No indoor accommodation. Paying options may receive a shared Pagoda in April & May only.
From Halloween to Easter a shared room in Casita or Pagoda.
Breakfast, one cooked vegetarian meal per day. The very basic ingredients for you to make your 2nd meal of the day, rice, beans, pasta, bread.
Fruit, juices teas and coffee available 24/7
Bath and Hand towel
Cooking Facilities inside either the Casita in winter and or Villa Nova in summer, at designated 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 share accommodation.
You are required to bring the following no matter which option you choose: A Beach towel as we do not supply them.
Please note included in your hours, One evening per week, you are required to be at the yoga centre and check in guests. This is a sit and wait session. We rotate this duty, it is included in your hours. This evening can start at 5pm and end at 11pm equally we may ask you just to be avaialble for a short time span, like 1 hour. Say between 8pm to 9pm to check a guest in.
Funds are required to supplement your stay, we suggest in the region of £70 / €80 per week. If asked for proof of funds, you do not need to show paper work, just tell us you have them will suffice. We do not want you arriving with no money.
Flight and Transfers (unless otherwise stated) The volunteer pays his / her own flight and transfers to and from Ibiza and the retreat. We may supplement the airport transfer fee. Transfer to us by cab from airport is €55/60, we may offer this at €35 to €40. There are buses for €10 to San Miguel our closest town 6 kilometres away and a cab from there is €12.
The majority of the program consists of cleaning the retreat. You need to work well alone and in a team.
Please note we are located a 3-minute walk along a private path to the beautiful Benirras beach famous for the Sunday Drummers.
The Summer is from Easter to Halloween and Winter is 1st November to Easter
Last update 5.04.23