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Job Listing - January 25, 2019
Neighborhood Church (UCC), 415 Paseo del Mar · Palos Verdes Estates · CA 90274
The historic Neighborhood Church of Palos Verdes Estates, California (a United Church of Christ Congregation) is seeking an organist/accompanist. This 3/8 + position offers an opportunity to join a small worship team that aims to sustain the church’s cherished and longstanding excellence in the tradition of sacred music supported by the Covenant Choir and the church’s Glatter-Gotz/Rosales tracker organ, and at the same time embrace other traditions as the congregation moves toward a wider range in its worship celebrations. In addition to a regular and active worship schedule the church is host to many wedding ceremonies and memorial services.
Annual salary: $23,000 – 30,000 - negotiable based on education and experience. Opportunity for substantial number of weddings and memorial services.
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The position will be open March 1. Please contact David Sateren, Director of Music Ministries, (firstname.lastname@example.org) to receive instructions for applications. Applications and supporting materials should be received by February 5, 2019.
Job Listing - December 7, 2018
Rockville United Church, 355 Linthicum St., Rockville, MD 20851
We seek a part-time Music Director to lead an exciting musical journey for a church where worship is the center of our lives together. The Music Director is a part-time position (up to 20 hours per week). We’ll negotiate hourly wage, based on qualifications and experience.
Responsibilities include preparing and leading music for worship at weekly and 5-7 special services per year; directing the choir and its rehearsals once or twice weekly; collaborating with the Pastor and the Worship and Music Committee (WAM) to design worship services that are a mix of authentic, inspirational, emotional, responsive to the news of the day, and playful.
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To apply please submit your resume, with a cover letter, to Scott Winnette at email@example.com, with “Music Search Committee” in the subject line. Our application deadline is January 15, 2019.
Job Listing - October 23, 2018
Our church is looking for the right part-time (or more) musician to lead us into God’s future!
The successful candidate will: have 3-5 years’ experience leading church music with a BA in music or equivalent, love to rehearse and lead choir, play the piano and/or organ with performance-level proficiency, support contemporary and traditional music in worship, be excited about starting intergenerational and children’s choir opportunities, possess good interpersonal and communication skills and be interested in growth.
A great candidate may also: accompany choir during rehearsals and Sunday worship, rehearse and lead handbell choir, interest in intergenerational chime choir, maintain instruments and music library, have interest in professional development and staff leadership. Salary $11,000-21,000 as experience and negotiation allows; may be combined with other positions; childcare available for most rehearsals; vacation, sick and continuing ed available; all applications reviewed, interviews begin in November 2018. See website at ParkHillPres.org. Applications and questions to firstname.lastname@example.org or 501-753-9533.
Job Listings - October 5, 2018
Congregational Church of Grafton, U.C.C., 30 Grafton Common, Grafton, Ma. 01519
The Congregational Church of Grafton, U.C.C. is a church of 100 members. We have a good quality Wicks pipe organ, a Mason & Hamlin grand piano, a two-octave set of hand-bells, and a small but committed choir. Talented youth in the congregation also participate in the adult choir, or with instruments, and we want someone to encourage and utilize these individuals. We have a good music library.
5 hours per week
Salary of $8,000 and 4 Sundays paid vacation per year.
The Organist shall have permission to conduct private organ lessons and make the organ available to qualified students.
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Job Listings - September 21, 2018
First Congregational Church of Webster Groves, UCC, 10 West Lockwood Ave., Webster Groves, MO 63110Compensation: This position is based on 30 hours per week
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Contact Information: Please send a resume and cover letter by October 31 to:
Ms. Chris von Weise at email@example.com
Job Listings - September 14, 2018
St. Lucas UCC, 11735 Denny Rd, St. Louis, MO 63126
Interested? Email your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Job Listings - September 2, 2018
First Congregational Church, 127 Winnacunnet Road, Hampton, NH 03842
Reports to: Music Director, Pastor and Board of Wardens
Minimum Qualifications: Standard high school diploma or satisfactory completion of a General Education Development (GED) Testing program; degree and/or training and experience in the field of music preferred.
Goal: Provide high quality organ and/or piano music and accompaniment in order to facilitate the musical dimension of worship as led by the Music Director and the Pastor. The organist/pianist will be diligent in preparation and performance, and will collaborate with others to provide and enable the highest standard of worship.
Representative Duties and Responsibilities
Please send a resume and cover letter via mail or e-mail to:
Jennifer Ramsay, Director of Music
First Congregational Church
127 Winnacunnet Road
Hampton, NH 03842
Job Listings - August 29, 2018
Armenian Martyrs’ Congregational Church is a small UCC-affiliated church in Havertown, PA, seeking an accomplished organist/pianist to play for our 11 a.m. Sunday service (currently for the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month – possibly more), as well as funerals and other special services. Responsibilities include accompanying the choir (Sunday-morning rehearsal only), playing for the congregational singing of hymns and other service music, and selecting appropriate organ/piano music for the service.
Our ideal candidate is a skilled keyboard musician comfortable with a variety of styles and genres, an excellent sight-reader and accompanist, and a flexible professional with strong interpersonal and collaborative skills.
Compensation starts at $175 per Sunday-morning, depending on level of skills and experience.
Our congregation is very welcoming and appreciative of our music ministry, which features an all-volunteer choir as well as vocal and instrumental performers. Interested candidates should send a resume and statement of interest to email@example.com.
For more information about AMCC: http://www.amccpa.org/
Job Listings - August 15, 2018
Specific Duties of the Director of Music/Organist
The Music Director will be expected to be present for all services during the seasons of Advent (including Christmas Eve), Lent (including Ash Wednesday and Good Friday), and for the 12th Night Boar’s Head Festival.
Compensation: Range of $1,500 to $1,833 monthly (annualized, $18,000 to $22,000)
Time expected: Average 10-12 hours/week
Resources available include
Reply with interest and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org