Organist, Interim

Church Farm School
Exton, PA United States

Position Available: Interim Organist
Start Date: October 2021
FLSA Classification: non-exempt

THE CHURCH FARM SCHOOL

1001 E. Lincoln Highway Exton, PA 19341

Apply by letter to the address above (attn: Assistant Head of School) or by email to Human Resources. Include by separate attachments: cover letter indicating passion for the position, resume or curriculum vitae of qualifications and experiences and names and contact information for three professional references. Please enter the position in the subject line of the email.

Since 1918, The Church Farm School has prepared a diverse group of boys with academic ability and good character to lead productive and fulfilling lives by making a college preparatory education financially accessible. Located in Exton, PA, CFS offers a college preparatory education for 180 boys in a boarding/day environment for grades 9 through 12. Additional information about CFS can be found at www.gocfs.net.

DESCRIPTION:
CFS seeks a dynamic and collaborative organist to serve as Chapel accompanist for the 2021-2022 school year with the possibility of a permanent appointment beyond 2021-22. This individual will have experience accompanying in church or choir settings. Playing organ for our Wednesday morning and possibly Sunday evening services is requisite. Additionally, directing and leading the school’s annual Pageant in December.

The ideal candidate will join a collaborative arts department; work closely with the Choir Director; share the joy of teaching in an all-male, culturally diverse, independent college preparatory school; and will have an understanding and sensitivity to DEI issues. Faculty at CFS maintain regular school hours including one evening per week and occasional on-duty weekends.

Responsibilities and Expectations:
● Serve as organist at regular Wednesday morning Chapel services and any rehearsals and performances where needed
● Serve as director/coordinator of music for the annual Pageant – Why the Chimes Rang
● Work with the Choir Director in ordering, organizing, and maintaining music scores in our Wenger library
● Care and support maintenance of the school’s Aeolian/Moeller organ
● Exhibit enthusiasm and joy while working collaboratively with colleagues and students
● Other Duties as Assigned

SALARY AND BENEFITS:

Church Farm School offers competitive salaries for professional support of this kind. Additional stipends will be offered for additional work outside of what is described herein. The school is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Church Farm School welcomes and celebrates diversity and we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

POST DATE: September 20, 2021

Contact Information

Apply by letter to the address above (attn: Assistant Head of School) or by email to HR@gocfs.net. Include by separate attachments: cover letter indicating passion for the position, resume or curriculum vitae of qualifications and experiences and names and contact information for three professional references. Please enter the position in the subject line of the email.

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