Salem United Methodist Church
- Type of Position: Part-Time
- Experience Requirement: At least 3 years
- Education Requirement: Bachelor's
- Date Posted: January 13, 2020
Salem UMC in Morganton, NC is currently seeking a Director of Music Ministries to provide creative and transformative worship experiences for our congregation. We seek an individual who loves the Lord, is enthusiastic, well-organized, well-versed in various musical styles, gifted in flow and blending worship elements, enjoys teaching all ages, and adept at piano or other musical instrument. We currently offer a 10:30 a.m. service with blended musical elements. This is a part-time position working approximately 8 hours per week.
Essential functions of the position: direct, coordinate, develop and enhance the music ministry for worship in cooperation with the pastor and worship ministry team; be responsible for the recruitment, training, and rehearsals for Choir and Praise groups; incorporating children/youth into music ministries; plan worship music in light of sermons, liturgical calendar and special events; invest in and mentor musical gifts of those involved in the music ministry.
The ideal candidate would have a minimum three years of worship direction and music leadership and a degree/minor in music. Proficient as singing vocalist, using musical instruments in worship setting, or familiarity with United Methodist resources is a plus. Salary is commensurate with experience and education.
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