St. Paul’s United Church, Scarborough, ON seeks a creative, enthusiastic Music Director effective immediately.
The ideal candidate will develop and challenge our talented 16-member SATB choir and continue to build excellence in our music program to support worship and our presence in the community.
St. Paul’s enjoys a broad range of music in worship and our programming including classical, traditional, and contemporary hymnody, as well as popular, world, and innovative music. We encourage the Music Director to introduce us to their own musical interests and help us explore new expressions in ‘making a joyful noise to the Lord!’ Duties average 10 hours per week, with choir rehearsals on Thursday evenings and Sunday worship commencing at 10:30 a.m.
St. Paul’s has a two-manual Rodgers Organ (model 920) and a Yamaha 6’ grand piano in the sanctuary, as well as pianos/keyboards in most other rooms. St. Paul’s also enjoys music leadership from a volunteer Praise Band, and a resident professional (retired) percussionist. A band comprised of primarily congregational members also convenes to entertain at church and community events and the annual carol sing.
Applications will be received until the position is filled. Remuneration is consistent with the RCCO guidelines. Please send your application, including resume and covering letter, to Kate McLarty at firstname.lastname@example.org or to her attention at St. Paul’s United Church, 200 McIntosh Street, Scarborough, ON M1N 3Z3.