Mount Vernon (WA) First UMC: P/T Director of Music Ministry, Organist/Pianist
First United Methodist Church of Mount Vernon, Washington seeks applicants for a Director of Music Ministry as well as a Organist/Pianist. These positions may be combined into one job or filled separately.
The Director of Music Ministry’s responsibility is to develop and lead the worship music for our church, in consultation with the pastor and other team members, in a way consistent with the church’s mission, values, and theology. Key qualifications include: vital Christian faith, well versed in all types of Christian vocal and instrumental music from classical to contemporary, keyboard proficiency, and ability to shepherd voluntary musicians in Christian music ministry. Duties include working with the pastor to select and plan music for worship services and directing adult choir, including Sunday services and weekly rehearsal. Work schedule 10 hours per week minimum, compensation $13,000 annually.
The Organist/Pianist plays the organ (or piano as appropriate for music selections) at 10:30 Sunday services and accompanies weekly choir rehearsals. Work schedule as necessary to perform at services and rehearsals, compensation $6,975 annually. For inquiries or to send resume, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.