Post of Director of Music/Organist

Our parish, with its two churches, is seeking to appoint a Director of Music and Organist to continue our rich musical tradition, centred around our high quality SATB choir. The successful applicant will be comfortable with a wide variety of worship styles, have good people and leadership skills, and be expected to share in the ongoing development of worship in our two churches.

The organ is a two manual with pedals and a number of beautiful solo stops, built by Hill and Sons of London, with pipes by Lewis & Co also of London.

We are affiliated to the RSCM and remuneration will be based on its guidelines. The post comes with opportunities for weddings and funerals with fees

For further details, including a role description and person specification, please contact the parish administrator, Maggie Atherton via email ( or by phone (01423 565129). For an informal conversation about the post, please call the rector, Rev Simon Dowson on 01423 431513.

An enhanced DBS Disclosure will be required for the successful applicant

Closing date for applications: 5th March 2018