Sikh Lay Chaplain/Faith Advisor (Volunteer)


Fulfilling role for those who would like to work among young adults and be part of the Multi-Faith team who won a national central award recognising the service they offer.

University of Lincoln Multi-Faith Chaplaincy is looking for a volunteer Lay Sikh Chaplain/Faith Advisor to be available for the University community to respond and offer pastoral and religious support to Sikh staff and students.

A minimum of two hours a week but this is flexible. If you are interested and would like to know more about it you can contact Subash Chellaiah  or for an informal conversation 07500910372

The role involves:

  • Provide individual and group pastoral care and spiritual guidance to students and staff. (This can include personal issues, bereavement, cultural issues, relationship challenges and faith struggles.)
  • Offering befriending support and particularly offer support for Sikh  students.
  • Offer a listening support.
  • To be an Associate member of Sikh Society/Group if any, advising and providing support if necessary.
  • Attend University Welcome week and support other Chaplaincy events.
  • Work with other services within the university and signpost students to appropriate services if needed.
  • Appropriate training will be provided