(Constituent Unit of Sangeet Natak Akademi, New Delhi)

(An autonomous body under Ministry of Culture, Govt. Of India)

2 San Martin Marg, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi-110021

Ref.No.Estt.3/2017-2018/290                                                                                                                                                                                                                    29th August, 2017


KATHAK KENDRA, NEW DELHI invites applications to fill up the post of Kathak Guru  on a  contract basis on consolidate salary of Rs. 50000/- p.m. (Rupees Fifty Thousand Only). Eligibility and other qualifications required for the post are as under:

Essentials Qualifications:

i.  Educational :

Should have passed Sr. Secondary Examination (Class XII)

ii.  Professional Qualifications:

1)      Post Diploma Course from Kathak Kendra or equivalent with a minimum 65% marks and a minimum of 12 years teaching experience.

2)      Diploma (Hons.) Course or equivalent with a minimum 65% marks and a minimum of 15 years teaching experience.

3)      Training in related discipline such as Hindustani Vocal Music/ Tabla/ Pakhawaj/ Sarangi/ Harmonium


(i.)  Diploma in Vocal.

(ii.)  Knowledge of Yoga

(iii.) Knowledge of Hindi and Sanskrit Literature and also of Natyashastra

(iv.)  Knowledge of Theory (Kathak  Dance)

Age Limit: Between 40-50 years as on the last date of receipt of applications (relaxable for deserving candidates). Upper age relaxable by 5 years in case of candidate belonging to SC/ST & those already in service under Central/State Govt. or Public Sector undertaking or autonomous organization. Relaxation in the upper age limit by 3 years is applicable to OBC candidates.

Interested candidates may apply with detailed bio-data supported by self-attested photocopies of certificates, marksheets, recent passport size photograph and other relevant material i.e. Audio/Video Recordings containing your performance(s), taking a class, lecture or lecture demonstrations, which is mandatory, be sent along with the applications. Incomplete application are liable to be rejected without any notice to the candidates.

Completed applications in all respect addressed to the ‘Director, Kathak Kendra, 2 San Martin Marg, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi-110021 in a sealed envelope should reach by 29th September, 2017.  Outstation SC/ST candidates called for interview will be paid TA/DA as per rules. The Kendra reserves the right to reject any or all applications without specifying any reason.