Organist and Choir Director needed - Deadline to apply June 2, 2017

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: office@st-georges.org

Associate Priest in the Laurentian Regional Ministry

The Bishop of Montreal invites applications for the position of Associate Priest in the Laurentian Regional Ministry. This is a full time position.

Launched in July of 2015, The Laurentian Regional Ministry is an exciting experiment in collaborative ministry in the northern sector of the Diocese of Montreal. Located in the beautiful Laurentian hills about an hour from Montreal, we are a 10-point charge shared between two full-time priests. The parishes are a mixture of small town and rural communities. Lay leadership is strong in the region and creative approaches to ministry are encouraged.

The Regional Ministry is seeking a pastor, faithful to Christ and God’s people, excited about working in a team setting and able to think creatively about forms of ministry. Working knowledge of French is a strong asset.

The LRM is currently led by the Regional Team Leader, the Rev. Nick Pang.

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For more information about the LRM, please consult the website: www.laurentianregionalministry.com

A copy of the Ministry Profile is on file with the bishop’s office.

Interested applicants, with their bishop’s permission, may submit a cover letter including a CV to the bishop’s office by mail to:

The Rt. Rev. Mary Irwin-Gibson
1444 Union Avenue, Montreal, Qc H3A 2B8

Or by email to:
bishops.office@montreal.anglican.ca 
514-843-6577

Closing date for applications: Feb 28th, 2017.