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Post of Choir Director
This small rural parish church seeks a Choir Director to work with the
existing organist to raise and develop a village choir for church worship.
Ideally the successful applicant should:
• Live locally
• Be able to build a choir basically from scratch – both a robed choir
and a more informal music group including a children’s choir
• Be able to draw in and work with both adults and children – an
enhanced Child Protection check would be required
• Be comfortable with both traditional hymns and anthems as well as
the more charismatic types of music
• Be sympathetic to the values of the Church of England
Flexible Terms and Conditions
Please apply in the first instance to Revd. Lionel Kevis, The Vicarage, The
Green, Leigh, TONBRIDGE, Kent TN11 8QJ – Tel.No. 01732 833022

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Chancel Organ

The south aisle of the Chancel
now contains a pipe organ by Hill and Son,
installed in 1879.

A digital organ/piano is also regularly used.

Chancel Organ

Previously a barrel organ was used and there was a gallery in the Tower, removed during the 19th century restoration, where the village orchestra would have played, to accompany the singing

Music Styles at St Marys

We embrace traditional and modern styles of music in our worship including a robed choir and a talented and experienced organist supporting hymn-singing from old and new sources.   
Family services include keyboard, flute, and guitar singing to accompany more modern songs of worship. 
New singers and musicians would be warmly welcomed.

Worship Group

The Worship in the Family Services, on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of each month, is lead by Roy & Jenny Etherton.
We are always looking for more musicians to join this ministry. 
For more information please contact David Bennie: e-mail:

Traditional Choir

This Choir sings at the third Sunday Holy Communion Service and the second Sunday Morning Prayer Service.
For more information please contact Rev'd Lionel Kevis 
Tel. 01732 833022

St Mary's Church
Leigh, Kent
Vicar: Rev'd Lionel Kevis
01732 833022

Coffee Stop
Meet up with friends and make new ones over coffee. 10.00 - 11.30 am every Wednesday in the Genner Room, St Marys Church, Leigh.
Tea and cake also available.

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