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Director of Music/Organist, St John the Baptist, Wimbledon

 

St. John the Baptist seeks to appoint an experienced choral trainer/conductor with artistic flair and vision to develop its thriving musical tradition in keeping with the church’s ethos and traditions.   The church has a Steinway grand piano and a recently restored 3 manual Norman & Beard organ.   The church hosts monthly lunchtime concerts and is one of the principal venues for the annual Wimbledon International Music Festival.

The role includes – directing a voluntary mixed- voice adult chamber choir at Sung Eucharist on Sundays (10.15 am); recruiting new members for the choir and leading rehearsals (currently on Friday evenings from 6.30 – 7.30pm and Sunday mornings at 9.15 am.);   building a children’s choir;  playing the organ for all services;   liaising with the Vicar to plan services and developing the regular Friday lunchtime recitals.

Remuneration is offered in line with RSCM recommendations,  plus weddings and funeral fees.

For full details-  please visit the church website on www.stjohnswimbledon.co.uk/

Deadline for applications:   23 June 2017
Interviews will be held on the morning of 1 July 2017
Job starts:   September 2017