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Asst Priest & Chaplain to Syro-Malabar Catholics - (Full-time / Temporary)

Job reference: 1467075 
Date notified: 16/09/2020 
Job location: Co Antrim & Co Down 
Salary: To be discussed 
Hours: 46 
Worktime: On call - to be confirmed 
Closing date: 28/10/2020 
Employer: Down and Connor Diocesan Trust 
Business: Religious Charity 
Address: 75 Somerton Road 
Postcode: BT15 4DE 
Telephone: 028 90776185 

Job Duties:

Assisting with pastoral care and celebrations of all the sacraments, as well as administrative duties for the Syro-Malabar Catholic Faithful.
Leading Syro-Malabar worship and services regularly and on special occasions. It includes preaching the Word of God and introducing parishioners to various forms of prayer.
Providing religious education for children, young people and adults both men and women.
Preparation for the Sacraments especially the Sacraments of Initiation and Confession.
Preparing and leading at marriages, funerals and other special services.
Providing spiritual retreats, spiritual sharing and support to the members of the
Syro-Malabar Church.

Qualifications / Experience:

Syro-Malabar Catholic Priests in good standing with their Church Authority, and with their Church Authority's permission to make application.
Experience in parish ministry, preaching, administration and leadership.
Multi linguistic skills - fluent written and oral communication skills in both English and Malayalam languages.

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Other Information:

3 positions available.

Required Languages: English and Malayalam
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