Grace Episcopal Church in Anderson, SC is seeking to fill its part-time position of Organist/Choirmaster. Grace is a traditional Eucharistic Episcopal Church living out our deep liturgical tradition with flair and joy.
The successful candidate will be:
• An accomplished organist with experience in directing choirs of all ages and the personality to enjoy, recruit and train people of all musical abilities • Familiar with or interested in liturgical music
Responsibilities will include:
• Serving as Church organist for weekly services, as well as, weddings and funerals • Leading the adult choir, which sings at the Sunday, Rite II Eucharist and rehearses weekly from September through May • Leading the childrens choir, which sings regularly and rehearses weekly from September through May • Working with the Rector, choirs and Worship Committee to plan music for worship services • Working closely with the Church staff and attending weekly staff meetings • Coordinating public musical events • Ensuring that the organ, a Cornel Zimmer hybrid three manual, is properly maintained • Maintaining the Church music library
• Bachelors degree in Music or equivalent experience • Ability to pass a background check
Resumes will be accepted through April 27th and should be sent to the Rector, Rev. Jack Hardaway, via e-mail at email@example.com.