Quinte Youth Unlimited (YFC) job board

Music and Creative Arts Director
Belleville, Ontario, Canada

Description

Introduction


QYU is hiring a Music and Creative Arts Director for our Performing Arts Ministry



Company


For almost 40 years Quinte Youth Unlimited (Youth for Christ) has provided a performing arts ministry to youth in the Quinte area. It has included a large senior high stage performance team, summer arts camps throughout various communities, junior youth dramatic arts, and a dinner theater. Our goal has been to engage and equip youth to know and follow Jesus under the YFC vision to give every young person the opportunity to make an informed decision to become a follower of Jesus Christ and to be welcomed into a local church.


Suitable candidates should submit their resume to the Executive Director Email: colin@qyu.ca or Phone: 613.969.0471 ext.2



Position Overview


As a missionary with Quinte Youth Unlimited, the Music and Creative Arts director will partner with the Performing Arts director in the creation and implementation of outreach programs for the spiritual and social development of teenagers and children.

Ministry Details:



  • Hire, train, coach and oversee volunteer music positions including: band director, vocal director, rehearsal director, solo coaches, accompanist
  • Assisting director with musical choices for show
  • Research, purchase, scoring and arranging of music and oversee licensing
  • Attend and contribute to production meetings
  • Oversee of vocal auditions memory testing, section leader training and develop rehearsal process
  • Participate as panel member for show auditions
  • Recruitment and auditions of student band members
  • Regular meetings with director for planning, review and budget analysis/decisions
  • Produce regular reports and proposals regarding ministry and financial development
  • Attending of regular rehearsals on Monday nights  Development of new music programs for outreach


Company


Candidate must possess:



  • Dynamic personality, confident leadership, strong relational and communication skills (written & verbal)
  • Must demonstrate a heart for relational and community ministry, willingness and practice of sharing the Gospel
  • event planning or administration experience
  • ability to director choral for children or teens, and band or orchestra
  • production management experience
  • volunteer management experience  Must have transportation or access to a vehicle
  • Ability to fundraise for the ministry budget and personal deputation
  • Must possess a University or College Degree (or in the process of completing it)

Other Details:



  • Full-time position available (part-time can be considered)
  • Starting date is flexible from June 2021 to January 2022
  • Salary position, plus benefits. Fundraising deputation is required.


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