Music Director (South Glastonbury)

Date Posted: 
April 6, 2022
Organization Name: 
Congregational Church of South Glastonbury
Salary Range: 
$25,000 - $30,000
Job Description: 
The Congregational Church in South Glastonbury, Connecticut, seeks a dynamic Music Director to lead and expand the Church’s music ministries.   South Church is a community of faith, strongly committed to ministries of justice and peace.  We were one of the first open and affirming churches in the state of Connecticut.  We seek a Music Director who shares these values and can lead us in the fulfillment of our music vision which includes: 
  • embracing sacred music of different styles, eras and cultures
  • advocating for and leading the participation of all ages in our music programming
  • working closely with clergy to plan music components of Sunday worship 
  • directing a strong 30-person adult choir and developing additional musical groups
  • overseeing youth music programming.  
The church sanctuary has a recently rebuilt Austin organ and a Mason and Hamlin grand piano.   We seek a Music Director who is a skilled choral director – a creative and enthusiastic music professional who can expand upon the strong music traditions already in place.  This is a 20 hour per week position with a salary range of $25,000 to $30,000 depending on experience.  We would consider a combined Choral Director/Organist individual.  Additional compensation would be appropriate for a combined Choral Director/Organist.