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 jobs@umfellowship.org. 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.

Salem United Methodist Church
Morganton, NC

Details

  • Type of Position: Part-Time
  • Experience Requirement: At least 3 years
  • Date Posted: May 21, 2021

Job Description

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 10:35 a.m. service with abbreviated musical elements since the pandemic. We are looking for someone to help us navigate this rebuilding season and think creatively about music as worship. This is a part-time position of approximately 7 hours per week.

Essential functions of the position: direct, coordinate, develop and enhance the music ministry for worship in cooperation with the pastor; be responsible for music recruitment, training, and rehearsals; 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. Proficient as singing vocalist, using musical instruments in worship setting, or familiarity with United Methodist resources is a plus.

Contact/How to Apply

For a complete job description and to submit a resume and cover letter, please contact Rev. Norm Jones at rev.norm@alumni.duke.edu by July 1, 2021.