Vacancies at Balaji Temple UK

Religious Worker Non Pastroral Final.pdf(Religious worker – Non-pastoral role) 


The Shri Venkateswara (Balaji) Temple is one of the largest temple for the deity Shri Venkateswara (Balaji) in Europe. Further information about the temple can be found on the temple website: wwww.venkateswara.org.uk

Role Objective:
  • 1.To contribute to organisation growth through the quality service to ensure the spiritual needs of the devotees.
  • 2.To guide and direct his assistants, if any, to ensure that all activities are carried out at the scheduled time and sanctified manner.
Responsibilities & Duties:
  • 1.To make daily neivedyam (holy food for the God) / Madapalli cooking (specially tasked to cook for the deities in the temple in South Indian tradition.

    2.To support to our resident Priests and for the assistance of ritual preparation

    3.To liaise with the Temple Administrator and / or chairperson of the Religious Sub Committee and / or other designated representative of the employer.

    4.Direct all requests by devotees for special Pooja (prayers) , Abishekam and Howan to the Temple office.
  • 5.To carry out such other reasonable religious duties as many requested from time to time by the employer and conveyed by the Trustees / Chairperson of Religious subcommittee.   

    6.Explain and ensure devotee participation in rituals.

    7.Adhere to temple rules, processes, procedures and policies.
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The Individual

 

1.Applicant should have Brahmin lineage of priesthood.

2.Able to make daily neivedyam in both the Shaivite and Vaishnavite traditions.

3.Demonstrated ability to work independently, and guide assistant priest(s) as required.

4.Be of exemplary character befitting the position of the Priest in a Hindu Temple and should be vegetarians, abstain from alcohol, tobacco.


Application Closing date: May 19th 2017


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 Job Title  : Religious worker – Non-pastoral role (with making flower garlands)  

 

  • Role Objective:
  • 1. To contribute to organisation growth through the quality service to ensure the spiritual needs of the devotees.
  • 2. To guide and direct his assistants, if any, to ensure that all activities are carried out at the scheduled time and sanctified manner. 
  • Responsibilities & Duties:
  • 1.To make daily fresh flower garlands per traditions of the Temple. 
    • 2.To arrange the flower according the Vedic traditions with Hindu Scriptures (Shastras)

      3.To liaise with the Temple Administrator and / or chairperson of the Religious Sub Committee and / or other designated          representative of the employer.

    • 4.Direct all requests by devotees for special Pooja (prayers) , Abishekam and Howan to the Temple office.

    • 5.To carry out such other reasonable religious duties as many requested from time to time by the employer and conveyed by the Trustees / Chairperson of Religious subcommittee.  

    • 6. Explain and ensure devotee participation in rituals.

    • 7.Adhere to temple rules, processes, procedures and policies.

    • The Individual

      • 1.Able to make garlands  in both the Shaivite and Vaishnavite traditions.

        2.Demonstrated ability to work independently, and guide assistant priest(s) as required.

      3.Be of exemplary character befitting the position of the Priest in a Hindu Temple and should be vegetarians, abstain from alcohol, tobacco.


    • Application Closing date: June 9th 2017


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