Job Openings

Job Openings

Employment Opportunities at Spirit in the Desert

Below are the open job opportunities at Spirit in the Desert. Please spread the word! Applications can be sent to Eric Simonson or call Eric at 480.488.5218.

Director of Advancement

Reporting to and working with the Executive Director, this position will build and manage fundraising activities. This position requires knowledge of fundraising principles and requires experience working with donor databases, managing events, writing fundraising copy, writing and managing grants and analyzing and preparing data and reports. The Director of Advancement shall have a high degree of comfort presenting strategic updates to the Board of Directors. Additional skills in marketing, communications and branding preferred. The successful candidate will be internal and external customer-centric with excellent communication skills. Some weekends and evenings required.


The Housekeeping position is responsible for maintaining the cleanliness of all buildings applicable to the operations of Spirit in the Desert. This is a part-time position that sometimes requires weekend hours.


Spirit in the Desert Retreat Center has immediate openings for cooks who want to prepare excellent food in a low stress cooking environment. We are looking for creative, hard working cooks who are looking to be part of team that appreciates your skills.
Flexible part time schedules available.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.