JOB TITLE: Musical Director (MD)
LOCATION: Webster Memorial United Church, Kingston
DESCRIPTION: To facilitate the enrichment and development of the musical life of the congregation; Required to offer leadership in, and has responsibility for all aspects (vocal and instrumental) of the music ministry of the church; Direct training and development of the chancel choir, with oversight of a very active and talented Praise Team, a vibrant and growing children’s choir and drum core; Required to be devoted to the development of other musical groups in the church viz a junior choir, vocal expressions in the uniformed groups as well as smaller musical groups (trios, quartets, quintets etc.) to enhance and expand the richness of musical offerings of the church.
QUALIFICATIONS: A committed relationship with the Lord Jesus Christ; At least grade 8 piano certificate (ABRSM or the equivalent); Proficiency on at least one other musical instrument: organ, drum trumpet etc.; Experience in choral conducting and training; Familiarity with both traditional and contemporary Church music. Post to be designed as a permanent/part-time assignment with terms of and remuneration for service being open.
CONTACT INFORMATION: Application must be submitted with the aim for contract initiation on January 1, 2015. E-mail: Attn: The Administrator; Attn: The Administrator, Webster Memorial United Church, 53 Half Way Tree Rd., Kgn. 10; Email: [email protected]
APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 15, 2014