St. John the Divine Church, Selsdon: Director of Music Vacancy

St John the Divine Church, Selsdon

We are seeking a Director of Music, who can also play the organ if necessary, to work alongside our Organist to maintain and develop our strong choral tradition

We need someone who can support the worshipping life of the parish by maintaining and developing the musical input to services.  We’d like you to direct the choir at one morning service (10am) each Sunday, and Choral evensong one Sunday each month with occasional evening midweek services on major festivals in the Church’s year. We’d expect you to lead one main rehearsal each week and a brief practice before a service.

We can offer you:

a committed and talented 4-part choir of mixed voices, familiar with a challenging repertoire and able to perform to a high standard and a salary of £2,500 per year, plus 6 weeks’ holiday per year, together with use of the church, its organ and grand  piano for private tuition.

For an informal conversation or more information (a full job description is available on request) please contact the Rector

Revd Jenny Rowley

The Rectory

Upper Selsdon Road

South Croydon

Surrey

CR2 8DD

Tel:  0208 657 2343

e-mail: jennyrowley@waitrose.com

We hope you like what you see, and will want to apply for the post by sending a Curriculum Vitae and covering letter saying why you’d like to be our Director of Music together with contact details for 2 referees to the Rector at the above address.