Music Director- Williamstown, MA

9/5/2018

 
- We are looking for a dynamic leader of music ministry for our church.  The qualifications for this position include:
         - demonstrated skill in playing the organ and/or piano
         - demonstrated ability to conduct adult and youth singers
         - substantial knowledge of church hymns as well as classical and sacred music
This is a part-time, salaried, 11-month position.  The work is expected to typically take about 5-8 hours per week.  The church is closed for the month of August. 
We are a small congregation with a strong sense of community. 
 
Job Summary
 
- Work with the pastor to plan music for weekly services and the Christmas Eve service.
 
- Work with the Sunday School superintendent on music for the children’s Christmas Pageant and the Children’s Sunday worship service in May.
 
- Provide accompaniment on organ and/or piano for all services.  Ability to play the organ is desired, but not required.
 
- Plan music for and direct the adult choir, which sings nearly every week.
 
- Plan music for and direct our youth musicians.  Inclusion of children in our worship services is important to us.  We have a number of children who sing and play instruments on occasion, solo or in small groups.  There is also a set of chimes that the children play several times a year.
 
- Plan and coordinate rehearsal times with these groups.
 
- Help to plan the music and play for weddings and funerals, when available.  There will be additional payment for these services.

 
- Please note: this is a summary, not a complete job description.   

Contact: Bonnie Herr

Address: 81 Hancock Rd Williamstown MA 01267

Phone: 413 458 3467

Email: dukedoc76@hotmail.com