7/5/16: Organist/Choirmaster (Palm Beach Gardens, FL)

What are you looking for?
What’s the name of your church or organization?
St. Mark’s Episcopal Church & School
Where is the job site located?
Palm Beach Gardens, FL
What do you want this person to do?
St. Mark’s is seeking a full-time Organist/Choirmaster, a position that includes the following responsibilities:
• Provide leadership for the music ministry of the congregation
• Work collaboratively with rector and staff to set the direction of worship music
• Work collaboratively with St. Mark’s School music program
• Create, manage and direct a children’s choir
• Serve as organist/pianist for weekend worship (10 a.m. Sunday Eucharist), weekly school services (2), a Friday morning school Eucharist and all major feast-day Eucharists
• Build and rehearse St. Mark’s Choir
• Funerals/weddings (in addition to salary)

St. Mark’s has a long tradition of quality traditional music but is ready to build on this tradition as we move into a newly renovated and expanded church building. By creating a full-time organist/choirmaster position, we are consolidating two part-time musicians: an organist and a choir director.
Requirements: Highly proficient as an organist and pianist with special interest in and appreciation for the Anglican choral tradition, hymnody and style. Bachelor’s degree (minimum). Experience leading worship. Ability to inspire and serve people of all ages. Team player who enjoys collaborating, creating and leading.
Instruments: 3-manual, custom-build, digital Allen Organ and a Mason & Hamlin Grand Piano.
Competitive salary with benefits that include paid health care for employee as well as a retirement plan. Send resume to jimcook@stmarkspbg.org

What type of commitment are you looking for?
  • Full-time
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