St. George’s Anglican Church, located in downtown Montreal, is inviting applications for the position of organist and choir director. At St. George’s, a vibrant music ministry in the Anglican tradition is a valued part of our worship and outreach. Currently, our 16-voice choir is organized in a SSATB configuration with paid leads and sings in a variety of languages and styles. The church sanctuary has a Casavant 3-manual organ and a Steinway grand piano.
The successful candidate will be available for weekly Thursday evening and Sunday morning choir practices, provide music leadership for our Sunday services with special music at Christmas and Easter, as well as funerals, weddings and other events as needed. Previous experience as a choir leader and organist, strong interpersonal and leadership skills along with an ability to recruit, direct and motivate a church choir are required.
Compensation commensurate with RCCO guidelines, qualifications and experience. Short-listed candidates will be contacted for interview and audition.
This position is effective Fall 2017 or as mutually arranged. All applications received by June 2, 2017 will be confidentially considered.
Resumés and references may be emailed to the attention of The Rev. Canon Steven Mackison at: firstname.lastname@example.org