Co-Facilitator (Spiritual Care)

 Co-Facilitator (Spiritual Care)


Retreat Co-Lead (Spiritual Care) assists the Synthesis Lead and fellow facilitators, ensuring high-quality and consistent retreat 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 and/or practicing (where applicable) in spiritual-centric modalities and interventions. Preference for candidates with an endorsement from a major religious or  spiritual tradition; and candidates who are affiliated with a spiritual teacher, guide or mentor, and/or a church, sangha, or temple

  • 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 organizational 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

  • Skills in coaching

  • 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. Ability to generate reports utilizing these systems

  • Working knowledge of electronic/medical records systems

  • 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 for a role at Synthesis please include:
  1. Your CV 
  2. A brief 2-minute video introducing yourself
  • What’s your background in relation to the role? 
  • Why do you want to work in the psychedelic field?
  • Why are you a great fit for Synthesis?
  • Anything else we should know about you.
  • Record, upload online to Vidyard and send us the link (not the file).