Dauphin Way United Methodist Church
- Type of Position: Full-Time
- Education Requirement: Master's preferred
- Date Posted: January 24, 2018
Dauphin Way United Methodist Church seeks a full-time Director of Music and Worship Ministries. Dauphin Way is a 2,000-member church located in the heart of Mobile, AL. The Director of Music and Worship Ministries will oversee the entire music ministry, recruit and direct all or most choirs as capable, assist the pastors in worship planning, and oversee ancillary committees and teams that support two traditional morning services. The position will begin in June 2018.
The staff of Dauphin Way United Methodist Church includes a senior pastor, three associate pastors, a full-time youth director, a full-time children’s director, a full-time business administrator, a full-time organist/Associate Director of Music, and a full support and custodial staff.
The traditional music ministry consists of one adult choir, one youth choir (grades 6-12), two adult handbell choirs, and two children’s choirs. Additional ensembles are formed for special services and events, including our annual White Christmas service in mid- December involving all groups with professional instrumental support.
We prefer that the director hold at least a Master’s Degree in sacred music or related field and have valid experience in a large church, competence in administrative tasks, and the ability to work with clergy and lay staff. He/She must also have a commitment to and knowledge of the United Methodist Church and the local church as well as experience in liturgical and worship planning. Desirable qualities include a collaborative spirit, a flexible nature, and a commitment to professional and personal growth.
Dauphin Way United Methodist Church strives to promote an inclusive environment that values diversity and respect for all people. We seek candidates who share this philosophy.
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