Cordova Bay United Church – Music Director

Cordova Bay United Church is seeking a Music Director to commence duties for September 2018. It is moving more towards contemporary music for its services.

CBUC has a large Church congregation – a population of more traditional members with an increased desire for more contemporary music to be used. The church has a four-voice choir, a band, and a chime choir at present, the latter two are directed by leaders; the director would support both band and chime leaders as much as possible.

The Church seeks a person skilled in piano as well as capable of playing an organ. The Director would lead the church in teaching new music to the congregation.  Presently, the church uses Voices United (traditional hymnal) and More Voices (contemporary hymnal). The director would be expected to build a strong atmosphere where music plays an important role the life of the church, encouraging participation of the music already set in the church as well as building youth participation.

Skills in arranging, and coordinating in the music for Sunday services and an appreciation of traditional and contemporary music are important, as well as any skill in playing other instruments would be an asset.

The position would be approximately 15 hours a week salary to be negotiated.

Please submit a covering letter, cv, and two references to the Selection Committee at

Deadline for applications 22nd June, 2018.

Presbytery: Victoria

Location: Victoria

Position Title: Music Director

Pastoral Charge: Cordova Bay UC

Application Deadline: June 22, 2018

Start Date: September 2018

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