Archive for the ‘Opportunities’ Category

Vacancy: Priest and a Preacher

Wednesday, May 4th, 2022

Job Title

Priest and a Preacher

Location

Hare Krishna Temple, Bhaktivedanta Manor, Hilfield Lane, Watford WD25 8EZ

Key Responsibilities

  • Regularly attends and leads Sanga (congregation) programs to maintain present members and develop new ones. Regularly performs Pujas (religious worship) and Havans to the needs of the congregation. Works with the congregation to develop the involvement in our organisations main festivals.

Hours

35 hours per week

Application Deadline

31 May 2022

Apply

Please send your CV & application to hr@krishnatemple.com

Vacancy: Temporary Deity Cook

Wednesday, May 4th, 2022

Here at Bhaktivedanta Manor we are looking for an individual to help cook for the pleasure of our deities full time for two years

Job Title

Temporary Deity Cook

Location

Hare Krishna Temple, Bhaktivedanta Manor, Hilfield Lane, Watford WD25 8EZ

Key Responsibilities

  • Cooking various offerings to a high standard

Skills / Experience / Requirements

  • Attention to detail
  • Should be able to cook multiple items together
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Should have knowledge of Indian style cooking & experience of deity standard cooking
  • Should be a 2nd initiated practicing Vaishnava

Note

This position is for two years only

Hours

35 hours per week

Application Deadline

31 May 2022

Apply

Please send your CV & application to hr@krishnatemple.com

Vacancy: Deity Cook

Wednesday, May 4th, 2022

Here at Bhaktivedanta Manor we are looking for an individual to help cook for the pleasure of our deities full time.

Job Title

Deity Cook

Location

Hare Krishna Temple, Bhaktivedanta Manor, Hilfield Lane, Watford WD25 8EZ

Key Responsibilities

  • Cooking various offerings to a high standard

Skills / Experience / Requirements

  • Attention to detail
  • Should be able to cook multiple items together
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Should have knowledge of Indian style cooking & experience of deity standard cooking
  • Should be a 2nd initiated practicing Vaishnava

Hours

35 hours per week

Application Deadline

31 May 2022

Apply

Please send your CV & application to hr@krishnatemple.com

Vacancy: Pujari

Wednesday, May 4th, 2022

Here at Bhaktivedanta Manor we are looking for an individual too help with pujari services for the pleasure of our deities full time

Job Title

Pujari

Location

Hare Krishna Temple, Bhaktivedanta Manor, Hilfield Lane, Watford WD25 8EZ

Key Responsibilities

  • Assisting head priest in worship, rituals and ceremonies.
  • Helping to dress the deities.
  • Cooking or assisting to cook offerings to a high standard

Skills / Experience / Requirements

  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Should have knowledge of Archana & Pujari services
  • Should be able to multi task
  • Should be a 2nd initiated practicing Vaishnava

Hours

35 hours per week

Application Deadline

31 May 2022

Apply

Please send your CV & application to hr@krishnatemple.com

Vacancy: Sri Krishna Haveli Cleaner

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2022

The Sri Krishna Haveli are currently recruiting for a Venue Cleaner join our team.

Job Title

Sri Krishna Haveli Cleaner

Location

Sri Krishna Haveli, Bhaktivedanta Manor, Hilfield Lane, Aldenham, Watford, WD25 8EZ

Key Responsibilities

  • Clean, stock and supply designated facility areas (dusting, sweeping, vacuuming, mopping, toilets,
    dressings room and shoe racks etc)
  • Cleaning and maintaining cleanliness of the allocated venue spaces to an exemplary standard
  • To record on check sheets provided, any maintenance and/or inventory requirements.
  • Ensuring the venue spaces are ready at the expected time.
  • To be guest focused & provide a first-class service to all of our guests.
  • Carry out heavy cleaning tasks and special projects
  • Notify supervisor of occurring deficiencies or needs for repairs
  • Stock and maintain supply rooms
  • Follow all health and safety regulations

Skills / Experience / Requirements

  • Working experience as a Cleaner
  • Ability to handle heavy equipment and machinery
  • Knowledge of cleaning chemicals and supplies
  • Familiarity with Material Safety Data Sheets
  • Reliable
  • Pro active
  • Trustworthy
  • Able to be flexible

Hours

35 hours per week

Application Deadline

30 April 2022

Apply

Please send your CV & application to hr@krishnatemple.com

Vacancy: Temple Commander

Friday, January 28th, 2022

We are looking for a hard-working Temple Commander who will take on the day-to-day up keeping of Bhaktivedanta Manor. The Temple Commander is to wholeheartedly fulfil the objectives of the Temple by acting with enthusiasm, care, and attention.

Job Title

Temple Commander

Location

Bhaktivedanta Manor, Hilfield Lane, Aldenham, Watford, WD25 8EZ

Key Responsibilities

Day-to-day upkeep of Bhaktivedanta Manor

Work alongside the Temple Manager on day-to-day operations

Security / Health & Safety checks on the grounds

Transferring and serving lunch and dinner

Cleaning Prasadam Area

Maintaining site cleanliness

Locking up buildings at the end of day

Managing cleaning / disposable supplies

Skills / Experience / Requirements

Able to work with people in a friendly manner

Can deal with high-pressure situations

High-attention to detail

Highly organised

High level of cleanliness

Hours

12 (noon) – 10pm | Monday to Friday | 35 hours per week

Application Deadline

18 May 2022

Apply

Please send your CV & application to hr@krishnatemple.com

Vacancy: Pot Washer

Wednesday, January 26th, 2022

Here at Bhaktivedanta Manor we are looking for a hardworking Pot washer/ Cleaner to work in the Main Kitchen.

Key responsibilities include

  • Pot washing
  • Cleaning of preparation kitchen and all food equipment
  • Help with whatever else is needed

Core Competencies:

  • Reliable, punctual
  • Able to work under pressure

Location: Hare Krishna Temple, Bhaktivedanta Manor, Hilfield Lane, Watford WD25 8EZ

Hours: 35 hours a week

If you are up for the challenge get in touch by 18 May 2022.

Contact – hr@krishnatemple.com

Vacancy: School of Bhakti – Operations Administrator

Monday, November 15th, 2021

Position Filled

The Operations Administrator is the single point of contact for administration at the School of Bhakti (SB) which is a pivotal role as it encompasses logistics from inception to delivery of courses, events and retreats.

Key responsibilities include

  • Maintain SB’s schedule
  • Liaise with stream leads and when necessary facilitate meetings
  • Create posters for the various social media platforms within a given
  • Manage the SB Reception
  • Maintain an organised repository/archive of all course materials and recordings
  • Assist with quality checks
  • Assist with candidates queries (SB phone and Inbox)
  • Provide periodic adhoc reports to the management team

Requirements:

  • Practicing ISKCON Regulative Principles and regularly chanting.
  • Proven work experience as an Operations Administrator or similar role, desirable.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Outstanding organisational skills
  • Quality focus with good eye for detail
  • Must be a team player
  • Ability to serve under pressure
  • IT literate skills and familiar with MS-Office is a must.
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Working hours & Location:

  • 20 Hours per week: Wednesday – Thursday: 6 hrs, Weekend 14 hrs. On site at School of Bhakti, Hare Krishna Temple, Bhaktivedanta Manor, Hilfield Lane, Watford WD25 8EZ
  • Salary: Current minimum wage.
  • Holiday entitlement and statutory sickness allowance as standard.

If you are up for the challenge get in touch by 19th November 2021.

Please send CV with covering letter to: hr@krishnatemple.com

Vacancy: School of Bhakti – Social Media Team Lead

Monday, November 15th, 2021

Position Filled

The Social Media Team Lead is the single point of contact for all Social Media which is the face of School of Bhakti (SB). 

Key responsibilities include

  • Overall Social Team Management
  • Social Media Contents Calendar Management
  • Manage Brand Pages for SB
  • Produce Management Reports including KPIs
  • Generate Innovative Campaigns for Social Media Channels
  • Schedule Campaigns in collaboration with SB Stream Leads, especially Marketing & Advertising, Events & Retreats, Community, Outreach and T & E.
  • Research , Evaluate and Report general trends on SM channels
  • Manage and facilitate social media communities by responding to social media posts and developing discussions

Requirements:

  • Practicing ISKCON Regulative Principles and regularly chanting
  • In-depth experience of Facebook, Instagram, Linkedin, YouTube, WhatsApp and Eventbrite is a must
  • Proven work experience in similar role, desirable.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Outstanding organisational, planning and campaign skills
  • Quality focus with good eye for detail
  • Must be a team player
  • Ability to serve under pressure
  • Advanced MS-Office usage

Working hours & Location:

  • 20 Hours per week: Tuesday – Thursday: 15 hrs, Saturday 7hrs. On site at School of Bhakti, Hare Krishna Temple, Bhaktivedanta Manor, Hilfield Lane, Watford WD25 8EZ
  • Salary: Current minimum wage.
  • Holiday entitlement and statutory sickness allowance as standard.

If you are up for the challenge get in touch by 19th November 2021.

Please send CV with covering letter to: hr@krishnatemple.com

Vacancy: Pujari

Friday, November 5th, 2021

Here at Bhaktivedanta Manor we are looking for an individual too help with pujari services for the pleasure of our deities full time

Key responsibilities include

  • Assisting head priest in worship, rituals and ceremonies.
  • Helping to dress the deities.
  • Cooking or assisting to cook offerings to a high standard

Core Competencies:

  • Attention to detail,
  • Ability to work in a team,
  • Should have knowledge of Archana & Pujari services
  • Should be able to multi task.

Qualification & Eligibility:

  • Should be a 2nd initiated practicing Vaishnava

Location: Hare Krishna Temple, Bhaktivedanta Manor, Hilfield Lane, Watford WD25 8EZ

Hours: 35 hours a week

If you are up for the challenge get in touch by 16th December.

Contact – vrindarika@krishnatemple.com