Associate Minister of Music

North Raleigh United Methodist Church

Raleigh, NC 27615

Category: Worship Leader

Posted on: March 13, 2020

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:

FULL-TIME ASSOCIATE MINISTER OF MUSIC POSITION AVAILABLE
North Raleigh United Methodist Church (Raleigh, NC) seeks a motivated and organized full-time Associate Minister of Music to join its vibrant music ministry. NRUMC holds one contemporary and three traditional Sunday-morning worship services.

This is a full-time position of at least 30 hours per week, working in concert with two other full-time staff musicians and a contract organist. An overview of duties includes:

1. Accompanist for the 80-voice Chancel Choir, 14-voice auditioned chamber choir, 40-member seniors' choir, and 20-member contemporary band;

2. Oversight of the children and youth music ministries of the church (recruitment, occasional substitution, serving as a resource for volunteer leaders, etc.);

3. Coordination of special-music (soloists and small groups) for the 10:00 traditional service;

4. Coordination of organists (for Sunday-morning services, weddings, funerals, etc.).

Primary on-campus times include Sunday mornings and evenings, Wednesday mornings and Thursday evenings.

Interested parties should send a cover letter, resume, and a statement of faith to musicjobs@nrumc.org no later than April 15, 2020 (though applications will be considered as they are received).

General questions about the music ministry or this position may be addressed to Michael Glasgow at michaelg@nrumc.org or at the phone number in this listing (extension 105).

 

About North Raleigh United Methodist Church:

North Raleigh United Methodist Church is a community of Christians at different stages in our spiritual journeys. We are bound by a common need to worship, praise, and serve our Lord. We are united in praise and service to Jesus Christ. We are people of all ages and stages from newborns to senior citizens. We are people involved in ministry, in teaching, and in learning: Encouraging people on their journey to discover extraordinarily life in Christ. 

Job Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will possess:

1. A strong identification with the Christian faith, and knowledge of liturgy and hymnody;
2. A Bachelor's degree or higher in music;
3. Working knowledge of music theory and form;
4. Extremely high proficiency as an accompanist, including open-score reading;
5. Appreciation for and experience in playing contemporary and traditional styles of worship music;
6. Basic conducting and leadership abilities to work with children, youth and adults;
7. Extraordinarily strong organization and communication skills.
 

Position Information:

Job Title:
Associate Minister of Music
Time Type:
Full Time
Salary:
Not specified
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Church Size:
1000 - 1500

Contact Information:

Contact Name:
Michael Glasgow
Address1:
8501 Honeycutt Road
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City:
Raleigh
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ZIP Code:
27615
Country:
USA
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