Graduate Assistant Organist, Lancashire

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Start date: 01/09/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

Here at Stonyhurst we provide an exceptional education in the Jesuit Tradition, preparing students for successful and fulfilling lives. Located in the picturesque Ribble Valley in Lancashire, in a setting steeped in history. Stonyhurst College is offering a superb opportunity for the right candidate to be an instrumental part of an exciting department, based in Stonyhurst College and St Peter’s Church.

We are delighted to offer this new position at the College which will involve leading on the accompaniment of Masses in the church, including choral work, and in the College, particularly for examinations. In common with other members of staff, there are also some boarding duties associated with this role. For the right candidate this will be an excellent opportunity to be part of the Music Department and the College, and to gain valuable experience of living and working in a boarding school environment. This is an opportunity to fully immerse yourself into life here at Stonyhurst and we expect our Graduate Organist to take full advantage of this.

We are seeking a confident, resilient, well-rounded personality who is approachable, enthusiastic, considerate and a good communicator. You will liaise regularly with your Pastoral Head, senior boarding staff, teaching staff, support staff, parents and guardians. 

In return we provide the Graduate Organist with free of charge accommodation within the college along with all meals during term time and an annual salary of £12,000. We also offer complimentary use of the Sports facilities, including the swimming pool and fitness suite. Above all you will find a friendly and supportive team and the chance to have an active role in the life of this exceptional school.

The closing date for applications is 24th March 2019.

Interviews will be held on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th April 2019.

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