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  • December 18, 2017 6:30 pmDaisy Girls
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  • December 20, 2017 12:00 pmAA
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  • December 20, 2017 5:15 pmDinner
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  • December 20, 2017 6:00 pmKids Core Christmas Program
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  • December 24, 2017 9:00 amWorship/Holy Communion
  • December 24, 2017 3:30 pmChristmas Eve Service
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Position Opening: Director of Music

Position of Ministry: Director of Music

St John’s Lutheran Church is seeking a talented and creative individual to provide musical accompaniment on piano and/or organ for all worship services, help plan worship services, and direct the youth choir.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Musically lead worship at all worship services, designated church holidays/seasons, and be able to lead worship for funerals and weddings as needed and/or schedule a competent substitute.
  • Accompany the Chancel choir, lead the youth choir, and lead a small a capella group.
  • Work collaboratively with the music and worship team, pastors, and worship leaders designing themes and worship plans.
  • Communicate weekly worship needs with the Office Administrator to help with bulletin creation.
  • Maintain musical instruments, music, and equipment of St John’s; and manage the music budget with the Financial Administrator.
  • Schedule, confirm, and rehearse with special music groups and people.
  • Attend weekly staff meetings.

The above statements describe the general nature of work being performed in this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of duties.

Desired Attributes and Skills

  • Commitment to the mission and vision of St John’s.
  • Extensive musical experience, including instrument and vocal.
  • Knowledge of the Lutheran liturgy and church season.
  • Ability to communicate and collaborate with staff and the music and worship team.
  • Proficiency in leading the congregation in singing and sharing music.

Preferred Experience and Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts degree or equivalent in the area of music, church musicianship, and/or liturgical form. Master’s Degree preferred.

Work Setting

St John’s is a member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) where all are welcome and encouraged to share the love of Christ.

  • Worship times are Sundays 9am and 10:45am, and Wednesdays at 7pm.
  • Supervised by the senior pastor.

Time Required

This is a part time position, 25 hours per week September through May; and up to 15 hours per week Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Please send your cover letter and resume to Pastor Kaitlyn Forster at pastorkaitlyn@stjom.org. Any questions can be directed to her by email or phone, (952)472-1416. Thank you for your interest.