St. Paul Anglican Church in Nanaimo BC is currently seeking a part-time contract music director. The music director, in close collaboration with the incumbent, will provide leadership for the music ministry of the church, lead the choir and either accompany, or work with an accompanist. Applications will be received for a combine position or two separate (music director and organist/pianist).
The parish has a Casavant pipe organ and a Kawai grand piano.
Responsibilities will include weekly choir practice and one Sunday morning service with a warmup prior to the 10:30am service. Additional services will include Evensong and festivals such as Christmas Eve, Holy Week Services and Easter.
A full job description is available upon request from the parish office (Mon–Fri 9am until noon) at: 250.753.2523 or [email protected]imo.ca.
The successful candidate(s) will be expected to work closely with the incumbent and worship planning team on a regular basis. St. Paul has a dynamic 16-20 member mixed-voice choir, along with the talents of various instrumentalists within the parish.
Please send résumé to the Ven. Clara Plamondon, [email protected]. Competition will remain open until filled.