Kitchen Manager/Head Cook at Wonderwell Mountain Refuge

Natural Dharma Fellowship is hiring for the position of Kitchen Manager/Head Cook at Wonderwell Mountain Refuge in Springfield, NH. We are seeking an experienced, organized, communicative, flexible individual to perform a range of kitchen management tasks and some cooking at our rural meditation retreat center under the direction of Operations and Administrative Manager, Shari Naismith. Some management tasks included in this job are: food and supply ordering, scheduling, maintaining a budget, menu planning, commercial kitchen and food safety maintenance, maintenance and upkeep of kitchen equipment, and the creation of an overall kitchen environment of peaceful co-communication and teamwork.

The ideal candidate would also be committed to a personal contemplative practice and to maintaining the view of supporting a Buddhist retreat center as articulated by Lama Willa Miller and Lopon Liz Monson. This position could either be a live-in position at Wonderwell with some board included, or rent local housing nearby. Salary is commensurate with a person’s skill set and experience.

To receive a complete job description and/or to apply for this position, please contact Shari Naismith at

We are accepting applications up until September 30, 2017.