Job Listings

As a service to our members and the music and worship arts communities, The Fellowship is happy to post available job openings for your review.
If you have a job opportunity that you would like to have listed here on The Fellowship's website, email your listing to Your listing should include: Type of Position (Full-Time, Part-Time, Internship, or Temporary), Experience Requirement, Education Requirement, and a deadline and process for application.

First United Methodist Church
Gastonia, NC


  • Type of Position: Full-Time
  • Education Requirement: Master's (preferred)
  • Date Posted: September 16, 2019

Job Description

First UMC Gastonia ( is seeking a person who has a strong sense of ministry to lead a comprehensive music/choir/arts program for all ages. First UMC is a 1,500 member growing downtown church with three worship services and a history of excellence in ministry and mission.

Previous experience directing church music ministries required. Master's degree in music and theological education preferred. The Director supervises the Organist, Music Associate, Contemporary Worship Leader, and additional volunteer music staff.

We are looking for a team player to help with general ministry areas on a large staff. Applicants who are ordained Deacons in the UMC are preferred, but not required.

Full-time position with excellent benefits. Salary commensurate with experience. Position opening in July 2020.

Contact/How to Apply

Send resumes and inquiries to Stephanie Elliott, Search Chair, PO Box 218, Gastonia, NC 28053.