Job Opportunities

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Associate Director of Music/Organist

Associate Director of Music/Organist
Pulaski Heights United Methodist Church
Salary: Negotiable
Type: Full Time
Please send applications to Rev. Jay Clark, jclark@phumc.com

Requirements:

  • Excellent, high level organ and piano playing abilities
  • There are two Sunday morning Sanctuary services which require a high level of organ literature and choral accompaniment, and solo or ensemble. Instrumentalists are used on a regular basis. There is a midweek service in the chapel weekly. There are many seasonal services and major choral works.
  • Skill in choral accompaniment, organ and piano
  • A commitment to sacred choral and organ music
  • A degree(s) in organ performance or church music.
  • Skills in conducting
  • Creative hymn playing skills
  • Great communication and organizational skills
  • Serve as primary accompanist for all age level choirs
  • Manage music library
  • Play for weddings and funerals, and additional services as assigned.
  • Serve as conductor and rehearse when Director is away.
  • Have knowledge of handbells and music for all ages of choir.
  • Attend staff meetings, music staff or other committees assigned.
  • All other responsibilities relating to music and arts or the ministries of the church.

Instruments Include:

Nichols and Simpson Pipe Organ (1999), 74 Ranks 3 Manuels, Allen Organ, Chapel, 26 Pianos, including 4 Steinway Grands, 24 Bell Carillon, 2 sets of Handbells, 50 ct, 30 ct, 1 set of Hand chimes, 50 ct, Rhythm Instruments and Drums

Salary and Benefits:

This position is 40 hours work per week with a negotiable salary, with health, dental, eye insurance, a 6% pension contribution, continuing education and moving allowance if necessary. Vacation is granted in coordination with the policies stated in the employee handbook.

Applications should include a letter of inquiry, resume and unedited recordings of solo and hymn playing, choral accompaniment.

Deadline: April 1, 2022|
Starting date is July of 2022