Sanctuary Choir Director

First Christian Church,
555 E. Lexington Avenue,
Contact Person: 
Jerry Shepard
Contact E-mail Address:
Contact Phone Number: 
(859) 2364006
Part-time position as Sanctuary Choir Director for Sunday morning worship service and special services (as listed in the job description) involving the Sanctuary Choir. A. Provide direction of the choir. B. Conduct choir rehearsals, and select appropriate instrumental, choral music, and/or solos for each service. C. Collaborate with the ministers in hymn selection when appropriate. D. Actively inspire and encourage choir members and recruit new choir members. E. Collaborate with the ministerial staff, attend Worship Committee meetings and other appropriate meetings. F. Prepare informative mail-outs and/or church newsletter articles. G. Prepare and work within an annual budget. H. Maintain the music library in an orderly fashion.
The successful candidate should be a committed Christian. Possess the ability to work with and recruit adults. Possess an understanding of the adult voice and the ability to teach adults. Demonstrate vocal musicianship, creative artistic discernment and management skills and have a strong familiarity with contemporary Christian music and classical hymn and gospel music genres. While a Bachelor’s Degree in Music is preferred it is not required. Primary hours of responsibility will be fulfilled on Sunday morning and Wednesday evenings. This position is expected to require 10-12 hours per week.
Application Instructions: 
Employment to begin as soon as possible and is contingent upon a satisfactory background check. Send resumes via email to OR