Co-Facilitator (Clinical)

 Co-Facilitator (Clinical)


Retreat Team Co-Facilitator (Clinical)  assists the Synthesis Lead and fellow facilitators, ensuring high-quality and consistent retreat rituals & protocols.


We seek an experienced candidate, who:

  • Displays full understanding of area of expertise and shows high functional responsibility

  • Works with Director and other staff to develop a vibrant and sustainable training program aimed at increasing the skills and capacity of Synthesis staff and trainees

  • Assists leadership with program development, budget management, research of best practices, and resource development

  • Contributes to program evaluations and operations, outcome data and makes recommendations regarding service, practices, and/or methodologies

  • May offer psychedelic psychotherapy, lead psychedelic retreats, guides participants through psychedelic experiences and contributes to the wholesome integration of psychedelic experiences

  • Is willing to work on a potentially full-time position on location in Zandvoort, the Netherlands - 2 retreats per month


Minimum Qualifications:        

  • May be in training or practicing within the clinical mental health field. Preference for candidates with licensure and/or credentials in relevant field of expertise

  • A minimum of 3-5 years of relevant experience in supervision and clinical work with groups

  • Working knowledge of clinical administrative processes

  • Knowledge of protocols, safety, administrative, and clinical practice policies and procedures, with a strong preference for candidates who have such knowledge in the field of psychedelics

  • Ability to advise department directors and staff on various issues pertaining to areas of responsibility

  • Demonstrated knowledge of performance management standards and human resources related policies and procedures

  • Training in clinical support operations and staffing required

  • Skills in coaching and mentoring

  • Skills to collaborate effectively with Synthesis staff members

  • Compassionate social communicator

  • Must be computer literate. Excellent skills in Word, Excel and scheduling systems, and cloud-based alternatives

  • Mindful and aware of sociopolitical and cultural sensitivities around mainstreaming psychedelics

  • Extensive interdisciplinary knowledge of and working experience with psychedelics is a must

  • Experience anticipating and analyzing problems, gathering information, and creating solutions

  • Skill in exercising independent judgment, exercising problem urgency and taking appropriate action

  • Is committed to a spiritual practice

  • Demonstrated skill in maintaining confidentiality and patient privacy

  • Knowledge of Netherlands compliance is a bonus

  • Experience working within a start-up is a bonus

Compensation Package:

  • Training & Meeting Pay

  • Hourly Compensation  

  • Travel Expense Reimbursement

  • Holiday & Sick Pay*


Application Process

When applying to Synthesis please be sure to include all of the following for consideration: your CV as well a brief 3-5 minute video introducing yourself, sharing a bit on your background specifically as it relates to your experience in retreats and with psychedelics, as well as anything else that you think we should know about you. Please include your location, willingness to relocate to the Netherlands if not currently based in country, your salary requirements. Upon receipt we will be in touch within 3-5 business days.