Posted on: Monday 9 January 2023
St Mary Magdalene, Norwich.
Organist needed for St Mary Magdalene, Silver Road, Norwich.
This is a building of 1902 with a two-manual Thomas S Jones & Son (Marlborough Organ Works, Finsbury Park) instrument contemporary with the building.
One Sunday service at 9:30 am; the worship is of a clear modern Liberal Catholic ethos, Sung Eucharist (CW modern language) every Sunday morning, with vestments and incense. Holy Week is particularly full and well attended, including a complete Paschal Vigil beginning before sunrise on Easter morning.
Two settings in use, one in Advent and Lent, the other at other times; both simple and direct, eminently singable, and by a previous organist. Five hymns at each Eucharist, chosen by members of the small music group on a monthly rota and agreed in consultation with the priest-in-charge. Hymns usually from Ancient & Modern ‘Hymns and Songs for Refreshing Worship’ and occasionally from Mission Praise.
The group sings a Communion anthem or similar on special occasions, and these are normally accompanied on a Clavinova. There are very few church weddings or funerals.
Remuneration currently £35 per service which might be negotiable.
Closing date: Wednesday 1 March 2023
How to apply
If interested please email the Revd Selwyn Tillett or call 01603 699957.
Executive Headteacher – The Saints Federation
The Saints Federation
All Saints CEVA Primary School Mill Road, Winfarthing & Hapton CEVA Primary School, Hapton & St Andrew’s CEVA Primary School, North Lopham
The Saints Federation – Achieving Together NOR: 120 All Saints CEVA Primary School Mill Road, Winfarthing, Diss, IP22 2DZ NOR: 41 Hapton CEVA Primary School The Street, Hapton , Norwich , Norfolk NR15 1AD NOR: 31 St Andrew’s CEVA Primary School The Street , North Lopham , Norfolk IP22 2LR NOR: 48 The Saints Federation are looking for an inspiring, collaborative and innovative individual who will continue to grow and nurture our delightful children and dedicated staff through their clear vision for the curriculum.Details