Minister of Music

at Calvary Baptist Church (view profile)
Location Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Date Posted January 3, 2018
Category Other
Job Type Part-time

Description

Job Title: Minister of Music (permanent, part-time)

Commencing: Spring of 2018

Primary Role: to creatively lead, oversee and grow the worship music ministry at Calvary Baptist Church.

Church Context:

Calvary Baptist Church is a mid-sized congregation in East Toronto affiliated with the Canadian Baptists of Ontario and Quebec. Instruments include a Casavant organ, grand piano, SATB choir, and seasonal handbell choir. The congregation of ~ 100 people, with a Sunday attendance ~ 60, is culturally, socially and generationally diverse incorporating the best of the old and new musical expressions.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Select music for the weekly blended-worship services
  • Lead the congregation in hymns and contemporary music
  • Conduct mid-week choir practices (# of times monthly to be determined)
  • Encourage and develop the musical gifts within our congregation
  • Coordinate the scheduling of our various musicians (instrumentalists, praise team, choir, sound technicians)
  • Oversee the tuning and maintenance of the organ and piano

 

Qualifications:

  • A vibrant Christian faith
  • Instrumental skill (organ, piano, guitar, etc)
  • Good relational skills and an enthusiastic presence for leading the congregation in worship
  • Experience and proficiency leading/directing a variety of musicians including choirs, praise teams and instrumentalists
  • Toronto area resident

 

Compensation:

  • 12 to 14 hours weekly
  • Permanent, part-time contract
  • Dependant on education and experience

 

For a more details see http://calvary-baptist-church.ca/ for the complete Job Description.

To apply please forward resume to calvaryonmain@bellnet.ca

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