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Associate Director of Children and Bell Choirs - Kenilworth, IL


Listed 07-30-2019
Kenilworth Union Church, 211 Kenilworth Ave., Kenilworth, Il 60043 | 847-251-4272 |
Kenilworth, IL
Start Date
Part Time

Part Time Paid Position: Associate Director of Children’s and Handbell Choirs for a large thriving traditional church Music Ministry program.

Place: Kenilworth Union Church
211 Kenilworth Ave
Kenilworth, Il 60043

Contact Person: Please EMAIL Resume, Cover Letter, and a recording/video of a musical performance featuring your skills to

Ensembles: Co-conduct Cherub Choir (Kindergarten/1st grade), Rejoice Singers and Ringers (grades 2-5) Junior Bell Choir (grades 5 and up) and Adult Bell Choir.

Schedule: Wednesday afternoon/evening and Sunday mornings, August 21 - May 31

Job Requirements:

  • Graduate degree preferred (or graduate degree in progress) in Music, Music ed/Choral Music/Sacred Music
  • Choral conducting experience
  • Great leadership ability
  • Collaborative spirit
  • Experience in working with the child’s voice
  • Magnetic and vibrant personality
  • Ability to work well and connect with others, especially children
  • Church experience preferred
  • Adequate piano skills (Handbell skills can be learned on the job)
  • Attendance at the 21st Annual Music Ministry Retreat, Aug.23-25, 2019, @ Northwestern/Millar Chapel

Status: Part Time with some flex time, approx. 10 hours/week, less in the summer. (*We would consider creating a full time position for candidates uniquely qualified to additionally serve as an Associate Director of Children’s Ministries.)

Other Information: The mission of Music Ministry at Kenilworth Union Church is to glorify God, love and serve others, build community, bring our best to Christ, and enhance worship, all through the performance of inspiring diverse sacred music.We are a well-established and warm-hearted Church and music ministry program with a supportive congregation. KUC is a non-denominational Christian church and is just a few miles north of Chicago and Northwestern University. More information about our church can be found at

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