Working at Kamalaya Koh Samui

Kamalaya Koh Samui is an award-winning 76-room Wellness Sanctuary & Holistic Spa located amid a lush, tropical landscape on the southern coastline of Koh Samui, Thailand. Kamalaya offers a unique holistic lifestyle concept for enhanced wellbeing, integrating healing practices and treatments from East and West, a beautiful natural environment, inspired healthy cuisine, customised programs ranging from the popular Detox, Stress & Burnout, as well as Healthy Lifestyle, Yoga Synergy and Emotional Balance. Kamalaya features two restaurants, a tea lounge, and extensive wellness and spa facilities.

Already benchmarked as the blueprint for future wellness retreats and spa holidays, award winning Kamalaya offers exciting employment opportunities for people who genuinely care about the well-being and happiness of others. The sanctuary comprises a 76-room wellness resort, featuring two restaurants, a tea lounge and extensive wellness and spa facilities. Kamalaya offers wellness solutions that include over 70 treatments from Eastern and Western healing traditions, as well as programs, retreats and holistic classes, all within a resort of outstanding natural beauty. There are many personal and professional growth development opportunities across our wellness and hospitality departments. We are looking for individuals who truly care about people, health and wellbeing and who can provide the best possible service to our guests. We strongly believe that it isn't just our guests who can explore and experience life's potential at Kamalaya, but our employees as well. Whichever role you might apply for, you can expect to receive the training and on-going support necessary both for your own development and for the team as a whole. Kamalaya offers competitive packages, benefits and conditions in all positions.

If you would like to apply for any of the currently listed vacancies below please send your CV to our HR department at the following email address: careers(at)

Come and join us - feel life's potential!

Vacant positions:

Traditional Chinese Medicine/Wellness Consultant (1 position)

To be successful candidate you must;

•  Male or Female, Chinese or Thai nationality age over 35 years with excellent English skills both written and spoken.
•  Graduate of an accredited school of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), licensed as a practitioner of TCM and certificates of all courses attended for knowledge update. 
•  Minimum 3-5 years clinical experience in acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine. 
•  Training and experience in Tui-Na, Qi Gong, and Chinese nutrition an advantage.
•  A deep commitment to healing and to serving others. A respect for and desire to learn about other healing and medical modalities.
•  An openness and passion for learning other approaches to healing and the ability to work with other practitioners as part of a team.
•  Outstanding in particular field of interest/practice combined with a strong desire and ability to work as a member of a team of practitioners.
•  A self-motivated team player with a personable disposition and excellent people skills.

Assistant Housekeeping Manager / Housekeeping Manager (1 position)

•  Thai nationality age minimum 25 years.
•  Diploma or degree in hotel management.
•  Previous hotel experience required (preferably in a supervisory/manager role)
•  Excellent communication both written and verbal skills (English and Thai)
•  Enthusiasm for the hospitality service industry.
•  Effective management and supervisory skills.
•  Positive attitude and good teamwork spirit, ability to maintain good working relationships with colleagues.
•  Ability to achieve guest relations and maximize guest satisfaction through service standards of housekeeping department.

Assistant Training Manager / Language Teacher (1 position)  (Only Thai Nationals)

We are seeking a passionate, responsible, hard working, helpful, and positive minded Assistant Training Manger to teach English and Thai to our staff. They will also assist the Training Manager in all areas of training at the resort. This will include administrative duties, such as translation, the creation of training materials, and following up accounting payments, as well as helping to facilitate training activities such as orientations, buggy trainings, first aid trainings, workplace safety, workshops, teambuilding and others. They will also coordinate the trainee program. The ideal candidate should possess exceptional personal and communication skills and be comfortable working for a foreigner in a multi-cultural environment. They should also be passionate about teaching, training, and helping our staff develop and improving themselves.

•  Teaching and/or hospitality experience preferred
•  Bachelors Degree preferred
•  Responsible, hard working, helpful, and positive
•  Strong English and communication Skills
•  Able to work with many different kinds of people
•  Computer and admin skills
•  Passion for teaching/training a plus
•  Teaching Basic English and Thai to adults
•  Assisting with translating documents and creating training materials
•  Assisting with training activities, orientations, first aid training, workshops etc.
•  Coordinating the trainee program


SPA Therapist (4 positions)

•  Secondary school graduate or higher, have training certificate in treatment from the Ministry of Public health
•  Female, Thai nationality age over 20 years
•  Certificate of massage not less than 150 hours
•  Good written and spoken English

Nurse (1 position)


•  Graduate of an accredited school of Naturopathy with sub-specialty in nutrition, medical detoxification and functional medicine.
•  Training certificates of all courses attended for knowledge update. Specialty therapeutic hands-on training an asset.

Special Skills:

•  Self motivated team player.
•  Personable disposition with excellent people handling skills.
•  Age 32 years plus
•  English proficiency: Excellent written and spoken

Engineer Coordinator (1 position)

• Thai nationality age minimum 20 years with good command in English (spoken).
• Vocational or Higher.
• Minimum two years experience.
• Positive attitude and good teamwork spirit, ability to maintain good working relationships with colleagues.

Waiter/ Waitress (1 position)

•  Secondary school graduate or higher
•  Female, Thai nationality
•  Minimum 2 years experience in Food & Beverage field
•  Good command in English (spoken)

Nail Technician (1 position)

•  Female / Thai
•  Ability to communicate in English well
•  Ability to provide high quality manicure and pedicure services
•  Knowledge on spa treatments is an advantage

Cook Helper (1 position 3 months temporary)

•  Thai nationality age minimum 20 years with good command in English (spoken).
•  Graduate from training course in hotel or commercial school on all aspects of food preparation.
•  Enthusiasm for the hospitality service industry.
•  Positive attitude and good teamwork spirit, ability to maintain good working relationships with colleagues.
•  Service minded, mature and able to work in flexible hours including weekends and public holiday.