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.
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.
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
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)
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.
Suitable candidates should submit their resume to the Executive Director Email: [email protected] or Phone: 613.969.0471 ext.2