Handbell Director Position Available: Huber Heights, OH

Sulphur Grove Church, Huber Heights, Ohio is in position to hire a part-time Handbell Choir Director. Our choir has 3 octaves of Hand Bells and 3 octaves of Hand Chimes. Our history spans 28 years of existence with continuous ringing! An experienced director would be preferred that has the ability to teach proper techniques and select music at the appropriate level and fit for the lectionary. The bells ring August-May with a Service once a month x 2 (Early and Late) with Practice traditionally Thursdays 6-7:30 pm. Current remuneration is $20+ / hr. with a Gross of $3300 /year.

For additional information, please contact Jim Breisch, Email: drbreisch@gmail.com

Note: This position will be open until filled.

Posted: 10/6/2022

Handbells, Handchimes Available

St. John’s Church in downtown Columbus recently changed its music ministry to support a contemporary format, thus our precious handbells are no longer of any consistent use. We have 5 octaves of gently used Schulmerich Carillion handbells and Malmark hand chimes available. We can provide photos.

If interested, please contact:
Robyn Hooks
rhooks8271@gmail.com

Posted: 8/25/2022

Handbell Director Position Available: Wyoming, MI

Christ Lutheran Church in Wyoming, Michigan is looking to hire a Handbell Choir Director. The candidate would select music and direct a bell choir that has been performing for 21 years. The ideal candidate has proficiency in teaching proper handbell techniques, selecting appropriate music for the ability level of the ringers, and conducting the choir in rehearsal and performances. The Handbell Choir Director must have excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, the ability to collaborate and work effectively with staff and church members, and a passion to strengthen our bell choirs through attending bell workshops.

In the past, the choir has practiced on Monday evenings and performed on the second Tuesday of the month. All of which is negotiable.

To apply please contact Vicki Blubaugh at vmusnd@gmail.com. A complete job description is available on our website, clcwyoming.org. It is under the announcement section under the Connect Tab at the top of the homepage. The position is opened until filled.

Posted: 5/10/2022

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