Trinity English Lutheran Church
Fort Wayne, IN
- Type of Position: Full-Time
- Education Requirement: Bachelor's
- Date Posted: July 5, 2018
Trinity English Lutheran (ELCA) Church, Fort Wayne, IN is seeking a full-time Associate Director of Music to assist the Director of Music, Robert Hobby, with a thriving music program. The candidate must have strong organ skills (including service playing and repertoire), possess an outward love for people, be familiar with the liturgical tradition, and be a team player.
Primary responsibilities include: sharing the organ playing responsibilities for worship services, funerals and weddings; planning, coordinating, and supervising the children’s music and arts program; conducting the Junior choir (grades 3-6); conducting Trinity’s two handbell choirs; assisting with the Youth (grades 7-12) and Chancel (adult) choirs and steel drum ensembles; assisting with the church’s concert offerings.
Trinity English Lutheran Church is housed in a large gothic building designed by Bertram Goodhue and utilizes Evangelical Lutheran Worship as its primary worship resource. Instruments include: a 92-rank Aeolian/Skinner Organ, 12-rank Reuter Organ; 12-rank Wurlitzer Theatre Organ (in parish hall); 3-stop Flemish Harpsichord built by Peter Tkach; Yamaha pianos; six octaves of Mallmark handbells and chimes; steel drums, choirchimes and Orff instruments. A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree required. Competitive salary and benefits package.
Contact/How to Apply
Send resumes by August 15, 2018 to: Trinity English Lutheran Church, Attn: David Fisher, Search Committee Chair, 450 West Washington Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46802.