Job Announcement

Posted: 04/27/2018

Expires: 05/25/2018

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 Job Posting JUMC Organist 2018 

Available Position:

Part Time Organist/Accompanist to support weekly choir rehearsal, two Sunday services, and special church services; occasional accompaniment for soloists, guest musicians, and music events.  Over the summer months, there is no choir rehearsal and only one Sunday service.

How to Apply:

To apply, send a cover letter and resume to Troy Weldy (trweldy@gmail.com).  Applications should be submitted by May 25.  Interviews may begin as applications are received and position could close early if ideal candidate is identified.

Church Description:

Jonesville United Methodist Church, located in the historic hamlet of Jonesville, is a traditional congregation that has a great appreciation for and desire to include music as part of ministry.  As such, the organist/accompanist plays a critical role in our weekly service.  Weekly attendance averages around 150 members with the congregation made up of a broad range of ages with young families, seniors and a large number of youth.  The church is a community of faith that is centered on the gospel of Jesus Christ.  Empowered by the Holy Spirit we support each other in discerning what God wants us to be individually and as a church.  We are called to selflessly love, serve others, and share our faith.  We seek an organist/accompanist who shares these values and looks to integrate themselves into our church family.

Supervisor: Director of Music Ministry

Estimated Average Hours per Month: 15

Salary: approximately $10,500

Vacation: 4 Weeks

Qualifications:
  • A high degree of technical proficiency in playing the organ and piano
  • A high degree of technical proficiency in playing church hymns and music for Chancel Choir
  • Ability to work positively with, and maintain a collegial relationship with other staff members
  • Self-directed