Youth Yoga Instructor



Start Date


Time Commitment

A few hours per month


Long-Term (6 months-1 year)


United States


Are you a certified 200-hour yoga instructor or completing your certification now? Believe in giving back to your community and getting young people excited about yoga? Join SYP's mission to empower at-risk youth and to spread mindfulness techniques in the DC area! Please see our website for more information: 4 month minimum commitment required, 1x/week.

Current openings: Tuesdays or Thursdays 4-6pm or 6pm-7pm starting May 1st, 2018 in Arlington. Metro accessible location.

Please send a quick bio, including your yoga experience and experience working with teenagers.

How To Apply

Please answer the following questions in an email to the Executive Director:

  1. Why does the mission of SYP speak to you?
  2. Can you agree with the SYP values statement? How will you, as a volunteer, uphold these valuesP?
  3. What skills or experience do you bring with you to contribute at SYP?
  4. Are you ready to commit to volunteering for at least 6 months?
  5. How much time do you have available to commit to SYP per week and on which days/times? When can you start?
  6. Is there anything else you would like to share about your personal experience, your motivation to volunteer, or your visit for SYP programs?
  7. Are you willing to provide a clear background check to SYP or have you undergone a background check in the last 2 years?