Working and long-term volunteering at Chisholme

In whatever capacity you are at Chisholme, we are all nonetheless both students and guests. As students, we all live, work and practice together to explore our understanding of existence as a single unity.

Work opportunities at Chisholme are first and foremost educational positions and are part of a learning environment for all. All positions at Chisholme are available within the spirit of Equal Opportunities and in fulfilment of the requirements of the Disability Discrimination Act. Read more here


Positions are residential and include full board and lodgings. If needed you may receive a subsistence payment to help you financially.

People with all kinds of skills are appreciated and can find a place at Chisholme.

Positions are often filled through first volunteering in order to become familiar with the ethos of the education offered.

To find out more, please contact
Tel +44 (0)1450 880 215

Photos by Elna Jane Pearl


Mon 28th November 2022 00:00 to
Sun 1st January 2023 10:45

The Autumn/Winter programme at Chisholme is currently being developed.
In the meantime you are most welcome to come and visit.


Ludi How, who died earlier this year, was the person who in 1973 'found' Chisholme House, at that time a derelict manor house standing abandoned on the moorland near Hawick.
She was a bright light to many...