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Milton Abbey

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The following is a list of vacancies in our area.  

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Note to Applicants: The information contained here is based on information received from the advertiser.  Whilst the BAO takes every care to ensure accuracy, it accepts no responsibility or liability for any information, accurate or otherwise, appearing in these advertisements.  It is the Applicant’s responsibility to make their own personal enquiries of the advertiser in relation to any of the posts listed.

St. Mark's Church, Highcliffe
Organist and Director of the Parish Church Choir

The choir is composed of 18 adults (full SATB) and has a large repertoire of varied musical styles. They are committed and enthusiastic, perform to a high standard and appreciate a challenge.
The organ is a modest 2 manual and pedal tracker action in pretty good condition.
The choir sing at the Parish Eucharist every Sunday at 10.00am (hymns, setting and motet) and at present sing Choral Evensong twice a month. They also take part in the full liturgical observance of Holy Week etc.
The present incumbent is due to retire but would be very happy to have informal talks to start things rolling.

Garry Taylor
Vicar of Highcliffe.

St Michael and All Angels, Verwood


St Michael and All Angels Church, Verwood is looking for a locally based organist to assist our thriving Church Choir and Musical Director in leading worship.

The successful person would be required to play our Tracker Pipe Organ for:

The main duties would involve playing from Hymns Ancient and Modern New Standard, Mission Praise and other well known sources, and accompanying the choir with weekly anthems.

Fees in line with RSCM guidelines.

Please email the Parish Office in the first instance:  [email protected]michael.org.uk

or phone between 9.30am and 12.00 midday (weekdays only) 01202 813256

All Saints', Hordle