WANTED – Director of Music

We are looking for a gifted and enthusing musician with passion for church music and its role in encouraging lively worship and faith.

As a member of the St Mary’s music and ministerial team, the DoM will work with partners to enhance the worshiping life of a church community who value our high standard of choral music. There may be opportunities to support broader styles emerging alongside the existing provision.

The DoM works with an Assistant DoM and assumes lead responsibility to ensure the team leads our high quality, weekly (term time) adult and children’s choirs, play for Sunday services and major festivals and conduct the choir who sing weekly.

Our Marcussen Organ is of exceptional quality and we are looking for someone who will be able to play this beautiful instrument at a high standard. Most hymns are from Common Praise and Hymns Old and New.

This is an employee post and offers a remuneration of £7,500 plus wedding, baptisms and funeral fees.

Please contact Julie Craig for details on Julie.craig@parishofputney.co.uk or 020 390 34732

Applications by 25th October, Short rehearsal of Choir 5th November, Interviews 8th November

This post is subject to safer recruitment including references and an Enhanced DBS check.