Director of Music and Organist

The City of Edinburgh Methodist Church is seeking to appoint a new Director of Music and Organist to implement and develop the music ministry that enhances our times of worship.


Our small, voluntary choir contributes to Sunday morning worship and rehearses on Thursday evenings and prior to Sunday worship. Our huge library of choral music of varied genres has been catalogued.


The 4-manual Mixtuur Virtual Pipe Organ was installed in 2016 and is supplemented by a grand piano.


The person appointed will be responsible for playing for Sunday morning services, occasional ‘special’ services, Thursday evening choir practices, and continuing the musical tradition at major Christian festivals, which may include bringing together other musicians, instrumentalists and soloists.


Salary: £7233 p.a.


Hours: 10 per week (on average: actual hours may vary from week to week)


For further information and an application form please email


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Closing date for applications – 5 p.m. on Tuesday 20th September 2022

Interviews and practical demonstration with choir – Thursday 13th October 2022


Please submit completed application forms to


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