work trade

Below are listings of positions currently available in exchange for one of our trainings.

Please read the listing thoroughly before applying. *Please note that lodging and airfare are not included.


 

:: marketing guru ::

Interested in taking our Sacred Earth 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training and community project in Guatemala? We are seeking an enthusiastic marketing intern to join our team. This opportunity is in exchange for our Yoga Leadership Certification and Permaculture Program at Lake Atitlán, Guatemala.

The Marketing Guru is a remote position and will create and maintain the public, primarily online, face of Awakened Spirit. They will report to the Operations Manager, supporting them with ongoing upkeep of our public image. They will also work closely with our Business Manager to understand and implement the marketing necessary for our growth strategy.

This is not a social media management role.

Ongoing activities include management of a comprehensive marketing calendar, coordinating content curation, supporting with keeping social media accounts relevant and active, coordination with our newsletter guru, support with sales pages and general design work needed for effective marketing.

The ideal candidate is someone with a grounding in spirituality, who understands intra-personal transformation work and who loves to wordsmith messages, make them aesthetically pleasing and understand how consumers think.

about you:

  • You have an eye for design, are a word nerd and grammar junkie. You value relationships and transformational spiritual work. You desire to see the world become a better place through individuals becoming more authentic versions of themselves. You practice empathy-connection-based approach to communication. You are a self starter and have experience working on a virtual team.
  • You also love people, understanding how they think and how to get a message across to them. You love to take a complex message and make it concise, sharp and appealing. While you enjoy design work, you also enjoy the challenge of mastering new tools and setting up the technology to make smart marketing work. You view social media as one tool in your marketing toolbelt and geek out on all things related to the science and art of marketing including sales funnels.
  • A/B testing, data analytics, the tweaking of headlines, pricing models not necessary but a plus!
  • You love bringing heart and authenticity into a message and watching as people click, engage, buy and are positively impacted by the products. You have experience setting up online sales funnels and the supporting products, sales pages, email sequences and all of the tools needed to execute and track success. You have experience capturing the voice and brand of a variety of clients and individuals.
  • You know what it takes to grow an online business including online marketing, e-commerce, website design and creation. Your practical experience with internet marketing including product planning and launch means you know how to drive engaged traffic to a website.
  • You must communicate in excellent written/spoken English. Having a daily yoga practice is certainly a perk, however, your experience in marketing will carry far more weight in this hiring process.
  • You have an interest in holistic health and yoga and a commitment to helping others, consider integrity to be of the utmost importance, and value honesty and direct communication.

Application:

Does this sound like you? Please contact us with relevant experience and what skills you are jazzed to share with our community!

 

 

:: social media guru ::

The ideal work exchange to combine passions!

Interested in taking our Sacred Earth 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training and community project in Guatemala? Our Awakened Spirit community is seeking an enthusiastic social media expert to join our team. This opportunity is in exchange for our Yoga Leadership Certification and Permaculture Program at Lake Atitlán, Guatemala.

About the Internship:

The work will be done from your home and also in Guatemala if you are interested in taking our program.

This project and social media engagement is essential to our vision of bringing yoga, mindfulness and sustainability into the world. You will work with our staff to increase Awakened Spirits marketing presence, provide visual content and expand our reach.

We are seeking your expertise in building a loyal following for the brand, including social media campaigns, assisting with some light content creation on Facebook and Instagram, etc.

This is a fantastic learning opportunity for a person who is passionate about sustainability, yoga and who has experience in this field.

About you:

  • A good eye for design and the ability to source and edit images
  • An aptitude for writing
  • Professional customer relations
  • Social advertising experience
  • A solid understanding of SEO
  • Must have experience managing social media for small businesses
  • Should be open-minded, a self-starter, enthusiastic, adaptable.
  • Have exceptional organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Must be able to work both as part of a team as well as independently, as part of this project is remote

The Position:

  • Brand management: contribute and manage brand on Awakened Spirit’s social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, etc.)
  • Posting daily from our scheduled posts.
  • Light content creation for Instagram and Facebook.
  • Help with social media campaigns and contests for our programs.
  • Be up to date with the going ons in yoga industry marketing and sales materials.
  • Stay abreast to online trends, events and content to share on social media (i.e. viral videos, pop culture happenings)

To Apply:

Does this sound like you? We want to hear from you! Don’t hold back–show us your colours!

 

 

:: writer/editor extraordinaire ::

Interested in taking our Sacred Earth 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training and community project in Guatemala? Our Awakened Spirit community is seeking an enthusiastic editor intern to join our team. This opportunity is in exchange for our Yoga Leadership Certification and Permaculture Program at Lake Atitlán, Guatemala.

The Job:

The Editor Extraordinaire is a remote position to create and maintain the public, primarily online, voice of Awakened Spirit. They will report to the Operations Manager, supporting them with ongoing communications of our public image and voice. They will also work closely with our Business Manager to understand and implement the marketing necessary for our growth strategy.

Ongoing activities include writing ad content, coordinating content curation, supporting social media accounts as needed, coordination with our newsletter guru, support with sales pages and general writing and editing work needed for effective marketing.

The ideal candidate is someone grounded in their spirituality, who understands intra-personal transformation work and who loves to wordsmith messages, make them engaging and understand how our audience thinks.

About You:

  • You love a good story, are a word nerd and grammar junkie. You value relationships and transformational spiritual work. You desire to see the world become a better place through individuals becoming more authentic versions of themselves. You practice empathy-connection-based approaches to communication. You are a self starter and have experience working on a virtual team.
  • You also love people, understanding how they think and how to get a message across to them. You love to take a complex message and make it concise, sharp and appealing. While you enjoy editing work, you also enjoy the challenge of mastering new tools and setting up the technology to make smart marketing work and communication effective.
  • You love bringing heart and authenticity into a message and have experience capturing the voice and brand of a variety of clients and individuals.
  • You have an interest in holistic health and yoga and a commitment to helping others, consider integrity to be of the utmost importance, and value honesty and direct communication.
  • You know what channels are most effective in getting a message out in helping grow the reach of a community.

Application:

Does this sound like you? Join our team! Please contact us with relevant experience and what skills you are excited to share with our community!

 

 

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