Fairmount Presbyterian Church is seeking a part-time Children's Music Coordinator for a position opening February 1, 2019.
HOURS: 10 hours/week
SALARY: $10,900 annually, paid bi-weekly
ACCOUNTABILITY: The Music Ministry Assistant works closely with the Artistic Director and the Director of Spiritual Formation. He/she is supervised by the Senior Pastor. He/She is also accountable to the Session of Fairmount Presbyterian Church.
RESPONSIBILITIES: To assist the staff in providing a quality music ministry for children that supports their spiritual growth and contributes to the faith formation of the congregation.
Direct Children’s Choir (Grades 1-6)
Run weekly rehearsals, September through May, as scheduled.
Accompany children’s anthems as needed on piano or keyboard.
Communicate regularly with staff and parents regarding rehearsals and performances.
Coordinate worship performances.
Distribute relevant bulletin or newsletter information to office staff as needed.
Create materials that help facilitate the learning of the music to be performed.
Coordinate auditions and select the cast with input from Artistic Director and Director of Spiritual Formation.
Organize and conduct performance and rehearsals in collaboration with staff.
Recruit volunteers to assist with tasks associated with production of musical.
Communicate with congregation and parents about rehearsal and performance times.
Children Recruitment for Worship
Work with Artistic Director to recruit and rehearse with elementary and adolescent age children to enable them to share their musical gifts in worship on semi-regular basis
Create and maintain a database of children’s musical gifts/talents
Build relationships with children and families to facilitate their participation in worship
Supervise and coordinate worship enrichment classes in collaboration with staff and volunteers.
Please direct resumes and questions to:
Leah Wyman, Artistic Director