We seek a gifted church musician and choral trainer to lead, inspire and build up our Abbey Choirs and contribute to our emerging vision for the future. You will be a proficient organist and a team player, open and flexible to new developments.

We are a thriving worshipping community with separate girls and boys choirs; a strong choral tradition; an assistant organist and a developing breadth of musical opportunities.

£15,000 per annum, part time, with good extra earning potential from fees and tuition.

The post becomes vacant after Easter Day 2019.

Read the full Director of Music opportunity profile [20-page PDF]

For an informal discussion with the Vicar, the Revd Thomas Wharton, phone the Parish Office on 01794 513125 during office hours, or call Thomas direct on 07796 104800

How to apply

Please complete the following application form and confidential declaration in Word or similar:

Romsey Abbey staff application form [DOCX]

Romsey Abbey confidential declaration form [DOCX]

If you prefer, you may complete a hand-written application:

Romsey Abbey staff application form [PDF]

Romsey Abbey confidential declaration form [PDF]

Kindly note, however, that we will not accept applications via CV and covering letter for this position.

Email your completed application form and declaration to parishoffice@romseyabbey.org.uk

Closing date: 22nd Feb 2019 at 12 noon
Interviews: 9th March 2019

Choristers processing up the nave in Romsey Abbey
Are you ready to lead our choirs?