Dining Host
Art of Living Retreat Center


Enjoy serving guests at an Ayurveda Inspired Dining Hall

Join a talented team in a tranquil environment!

Boone, North Carolina
No experience required
Start Date:
Starts immediately!

Would you enjoy serving guests at an Ayurveda Inspired Dining Hall in one of the largest holistic and wellness retreat centers in the US? If so, we’d like to meet you.

About the Center

Nestled in North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, the Art of Living Retreat Center offers immersive wellness experiences inspired by authentic traditions of yoga and Ayurveda.

Celebration, family, a service attitude and meditation mark the atmosphere of this up and coming spiritual center and spa.


The Employee Experience

The Accommodations

Limited housing available on-site.

The Work

Dining Hosts and Servers provide our guests with a great vegetarian dining experience and stellar service. You may find yourself taking guest remittance as required and making every effort to ensure a high quality of the guest’s dining experience. If you enjoy serving others, this job may be for you.

The Food

Dining Hosts and Servers enjoy complimentary Ayurvedic and internationally inspired cuisine in our dining facility. Meals are served buffet-style offering many vegan options, however, some portions of our meals do contain dairy.


Attributes for Success:

  • Able to take independent responsibility for work tasks
  • Excellent communicator
  • Mental and emotional stability
  • Outstanding people skills
  • Comfortable interacting with all age groups
  • Display care and Attention to detail
  • Self-motivated and adventure-seekers
  • Positive outlook and abundant optimism
  • Customer service attitude
  • Must be able to work weekends/holidays as part of a regular schedule

Employee Perks

  • On-site housing opportunities available starting at $450 per month
  • Free wifi
  • Subsidized meal plans available
  • Complimentary meditation and yoga classes
  • Complimentary participation in our Signature Happiness & Silence Retreats
  • Subsidized Health/Dental Insurance available after 90 days
  • Paid Vacation and Sick Time available after 90 days
  • Generous 401k contribution/match after 1 year
  • Opportunities for advancement within the organization
  • Monthly Employee Appreciation Events - Bonfire, Dinner, Kayaking
  • Opportunity to engage in a wholesome lifestyle of self sufficiency, meaningful work, inner development and accomplishment

About The Art of Living Retreat Center
From signature workshops in the life-transforming power of breath and meditation to cleanses that have been practiced for thousands of years, the experiences at the Art of Living Retreat Center and its Shankara Ayurveda Wellness Spa provide timeless tools that help guests tap into their potential for lasting health and happiness.

Our community is built around a spiritual and wellness focus. While this may not necessarily be in your background, you should be able to deeply understand and appreciate this approach to life. For those who are inclined towards this lifestyle, there are plenty of opportunities for personal growth.

How to Apply

To apply for any position send your resume to Tasha at tasha.j@artoflivingretreatcenter.org.

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