MERIVALE/FALLOWFIELD JOINT PASTORAL CHARGE ORGANIST/PIANIST/CHOIR DIRECTOR JOB DESCRIPTION

Support the Ministry by:

  • Providing musical accompaniment (including a prelude and postlude) for weekly Church Services

Fallowfield 9:30 a.m.
Merivale 11: a.m.


and for special services such as Good Friday and Christmas Eve.

  • Provide leadership to an enthusiastic, small choir, which consists of members from both churches, with the support of our choir conductor, by attending practices on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:30 p.m. There are approximately 40 practices per year (none for the months of July and August).
  • Communicate on a regular basis with the Minister to provide input and expertise regarding music selections for all services.
  • Communicate on a regular basis with the Choir Conductor and Music Committee
  • Practise and accompany singers and musicians in solos and small groups.

Experience:

  • Ability to play liturgical music on either organ (preferred) and/or piano.
  • Ability to lead an enthusiastic adult choir and work with soloists and small groups

Compensation:

  • To be determined by qualifications and experience. Please submit applications to musicsearch1@outlook.com indicating your interest in either filling the entire vacancy or one or more aspects, by October 13th, 2016.