Contemporary Music Director Position

Commerce United Methodist Church (CUMC) is seeking to fill a part time position of Contemporary Music Director.  CUMC is seeking an energized, motivated, musically talented individual with a strong Christian faith and ability to communicate faith through music.  This position reports directly to the Pastor.   

Responsibilities will include: 

  • Coordinating and Preparing Music for the 11:00 WorshipThis includes planning music selections and coordinating with the Pastor, the Worship Committee and the Church Administrator, leading weeknight band rehearsals, preparing for and performing at the 11:00 am Sunday Worship service, as well as at other occasional special services and holiday services.
  • Attending Meetings.   This includes attending CUMC staff meetings, Worship Committee meetings, and other meetings deemed necessary by the CUMC Pastor.
  • Demonstrating a Strong Musical Skill Set.  This includes the ability to play a variety of musical instruments, sing, read music and help develop the musical potential of band members.
  • Recruiting Musical Talent.  This includes identifying interest and musical talent from within the congregation as well as from the community.
  • Other tasks which might be assigned by the CUMC Pastor and/or the Staff Parrish Relations Committee (SPRC).

Qualifications:

  • A strong Christian faith and ability to communicate that to others.
  • Supportive of the United Methodist Discipline and Wesleyan Theology.
  • Approachable and easy to work with.
  • Background in music performance is a MUST!
  • Qualified candidates should possess a desire and ambition to move the band and music quality in a direction that lends itself to a rich, experience based worship service.

CUMC is offering a salary for this part-time position and paid vacation time.  All qualified candidates interested in applying for the position should email a resume and cover letter to the Staff Parrish Relations Committee at sprc4CUMC@sbcglobal.net .  You may also send these items in hard copy form to the church office at:

Attn: Contemporary Music Director Position

Commerce United Methodist Church

1155 N. Commerce Rd

Commerce MI 48382

Denomination:

Congregation Size: 
100 - 250

Employment Type:

Job Type:

Street: 
1155 N. Commerce Rd
City: 
commerce

State:

Zip: 
48382
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How to Apply: 
CUMC is offering a salary for this part-time position and paid vacation time. All qualified candidates interested in applying for the position should email a resume and cover letter to the Staff Parrish Relations Committee at sprc4CUMC@sbcglobal.net . You may also send these items in hard copy form to the church office at: Attn: Contemporary Music Director Position Commerce United Methodist Church 1155 N. Commerce Rd Commerce MI 48382