Sydenham-Heritage United Church is looking for a part-time Music Director/Organist.  This progressive, diverse and welcoming community of faith is inviting applications for an accomplished Music Director/Organist.   This is a part time position (12-15 Hours weekly), and required duties would include

  • Music accompaniment for weekly services, weddings, funerals and special services.
  • budget management for the Music Ministry,
  • overseeing maintenance requirements of musical instruments
  • discussions of music selection with the Minister on a weekly basis
  • rehearsals weekly with the adult choir and guest musicians

The successful applicant must

  • possess strong leadership; interpersonal; organizational and communication skills
  • demonstrate capability as a choral director and have experience with a variety of musical styles (traditional to contemporary) compatible with the theology of The United Church of Canada
  • be willing and able to work collaboratively with the Minister and Worship Commission.
  • be comfortable & capable utilizing both the Renaissance by Allen 3 Manual Digital Organ as well as the Samik Grand Piano during worship services.
  • have an interest in growing the Music Ministry in new and innovative directions.

You can visit our website at Sydenham-Heritage.ca.  You will be required to provide 3 references with your resume.  Deadline to apply is February 28, 2020.  Resume & references to be submitted electronically to Sydenham.Heritage@gmail.com or delivered to Sydenham-Heritage United Church, 120 Sydenham Street, Brantford N3R 3Y8 to the Attention of the Music Director Search Committee.  Only those applicants selected to be interviewed will be contacted.