Diocese of Portsmouth

    Music Director and/or Worship Leader

    Free Street, Bishop's Waltham, Southampton SO32 1AD
    07570 042916
    28 Feb 2021, noon

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    We are a warm-hearted and active church of all ages in Hampshire, near Winchester, Southampton and Portsmouth. St Peter’s is a market town parish church at the heart of the community.

    We are looking for someone to play, lead, support, and grow both our classical and informal worship through music across our services/activities. We are open to having a split role if that would work better for our classical worship (Music Director) and our informal worship (Worship Leader). Our classical worship will require a skilled organist and pianist and singer. Our informal worship will require a skilled keyboard player and/or guitarist.

    The essence of the role is:

    • To play, lead, support and grow our musical worship that enables us as Christians to go deeper in our corporate worship; and, to enable new people to engage with the Christian faith and God through music and sung worship. Our Music Director and/or Worship Leader will be an integral part of our church leadership team operating within our church vision, values and action plans. The role includes playing at most of our main and festival services, and where needed, working collaboratively with our sister church The Blessed Mary Upham, and other local churches.

    Download the Job Description (above) for full details of the role.

    Closing date: 28/02/2021

    Interviews will be held in March, with the aim for the role to begin in April.

    St Peter’s

    Free Street, Bishop's Waltham, Bishop's Waltham, SO32 1AD

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