Yoga Internships 2016-2017

IMG_2820Want to deepen your practice and become part of an amazing community? Want to take yoga for free in exchange for your time?

Sangha Space is dedicated to building connection and community through movement. We exclusively offer Grow-Yoga classes. This form of yoga is steeped in tradition but inspired by other movement practices and focuses on a practice that is on and off the mat.

Here is an outline of what we have to offer:

The goal of our yoga intern position is to contribute to the building of community and fostering of positive relationships through yoga (and all other movement experiences we offer) at Sangha Space, while offering a continued education experience for every level of yoga interest.

Requirements for a yoga internship:

  • Practicing yoga at least twice a week
  • Cycle through our Required Readings (the List is below) and submit a monthly blog and feedback form. Check out or BLOG HERE for inspiration!
  • Completing a weekly observation.
  • Working the desk for registration of yoga students at least twice a week.
  • Helping to keep the space organized and clean for all students.
  • Celebrating each person walking in the door, learning names, smiling, and greeting people enthusiastically.
  • Participating in our 30 hour Grow-Yoga training, more information HERE (if it is offered during your internship (it is offered once per year.)
  • Help us generate new ideas to increase yoga attendance and the community at Sangha Space.
  • Add a self-interest to your contributions.
  • We ask for a minimum of a 20 week commitment.

What Sangha Space Yoga offers in return:

A shift is at either 5:30pm to 7:30pm Monday-Thursday or 9:30am to 11:30am Saturday and Sunday. This includes the yoga class in the middle!

  • Two days of interning per week gives you three complimentary classes per week.
  • Three days of interning a week gives you 5 complimentary classes a week.
  • Classes offered in exchange are for that week only, we cannot store a credit for you.
  • Access to our yoga instructors for deeper mentorship opportunities.
  • Access to our library.
  • Complimentary Tango and West Coast Swing classes based on scheduled start dates.

To apply for our amazing yoga internship position at Sangha Space, please send an email to Lori at to schedule an interview!

Bach, Richard/llusions
Campbell, Joseph/ The Power of Myth (selections)
Lorr, Benjamin/Hell-Bent
Palmer, Parker J. /The Courage to Teach
Scarr, Graaham/Biotensegrity: The Structural Basis of Life
Schoop, Trudi/Won't you Join the Dance?
Singleton, Mark/Yoga Body: The Origins of Modern Posture Practice
Solomon, Andrew/FarFrom the Tree (first chapter)
Toumanova, Veronica/Why Tango?
Van Der Kolk, Bessel (MD)/The Body Keeps the Score (selected chapters)