Music Director

The Unitarian Society of Santa Barbara (USSB) seeks a creative Music Director with strong musical and interpersonal skills who has experience with a broad range of musical talents and interests. The Music Director develops and implements a comprehensive music program for worship and other events in the life of USSB and the community. Under the general supervision of the Lead Minister, the Music Director is responsible for organizing and directing the USSB Choirs in worship and rehearsals, providing music for religious services and collaborating with the Minister, pianist, and Worship Arts Team on the selection of music and guest artists. 

The position is 50% part-time, (approximately 20 hours per week) with benefits. Evening work hours are required for choral rehearsals and Sunday is a regular workday.

The ideal candidate will be creative, collaborative and experience joy in working with a socially-conscious and energetic congregation. USSB values a diverse workforce; people with disabilities, people of color, and those who identify as L/G/B/T/Q are strongly encouraged to apply. 

Please visit our music page to learn more about our music program and about how to apply for the position of Music Director.