About Mercy Center:

Mercy Center is an internationally known retreat and conference center in the San Francisco Bay Area. We offer training and formation programs in meditation, spirituality, and spiritual direction. We host up to 100 overnight guests and up to 400+ people for conferences and events. Our programs are offered in-person and online.


Mercy Center Program Assistant


The Program Assistant will assist the Director of Mercy Center Burlingame in creating and providing spiritual content utilizing a variety of media (text, video, audio, image) for our online and in-person programs and retreats. Responsibilities include administrative duties as well as implementing our social media strategy in order to help build community online and attract individuals and groups to attend and hold events at Mercy Center.

Must be comfortable and courageous in navigating emergent technology and software including: WordPress, learning platforms, authoring and design programs, Zoom, MS Office/Teams, and Google Workspace. Excellent verbal and written communication and copy writing skills in English (required), Spanish and/or Mandarin/Cantonese is a plus. Strong attention to detail and organization. Teaching, mentoring and/or coaching, and sales experience are a plus. Ability to manage & prioritize the deadlines and deliverables of projects, and be comfortable in a constantly evolving environment of rapid change.

All of our staff members help to provide Mercy Hospitality to our guests.


1st and 2nd Shifts - some regular nights and weekends. Full-time with benefits 40 hours per week

Health and Wellness Specialists: Tai Chi, Qigong, Yoga, Leadership Embodiment, Massage, Healing Touch

These positions are responsible for teaching/offering R&R programing and services to guests in one (or more) of the following areas:

  • Personal Growth: Creative Expression, Mindfulness, Spiritual Practices, Relationships, Leadership Embodiment, Interpersonal Communication
  • Health and Wellness: Massage, Healing Touch,  Embodied Practices: Yoga, Qi Gong, Tai Chi, etc…

Contract Positions - flexible hours​

Ayudante Administrativo- Español/Inglés

 Ayudar con  videoconferencias y algunas tareas administrativas para Acompañantes Espirituales – Nuestro programa de dirección espiritual en español.

1 domingo al mes + tiempo adicional para retiros y eventos especiales.

Puesto con contrato. Por favor llame a la Hermana Mary Ann Clifford al 650-340-7474 para aplicar.

Video-Conference Host - Spanish/English

Assist with video-conference hosting and some administrative tasks for Acompañantes Espirituales – Our Spanish language spiritual direction program.

1 Sunday per month + additional time for retreats and special events.

Contract position. Please call Sister Mary Ann Clifford at 650-340-7474 to apply.