Fairmount Presbyterian Church
Category: Children's Ministry
Time Type: Part Time
HOURS: 10 hours/week
SALARY: $10,900 annually, paid bi-weekly
ACCOUNTABILITY: The Music Ministry Assistant works closely with the Artistic Director and the Director of Spiritual Formation. He/she is supervised by the Senior Pastor. He/She is also accountable to the Session of Fairmount Presbyterian Church.
RESPONSIBILITIES: To assist the staff in providing a quality music ministry for children that supports their spiritual growth and contributes to the faith formation of the congregation.
Direct Children's Choir (Grades 1-6)
*Run weekly rehearsals, September through May, as scheduled.
*Accompany children's anthems as needed on piano or keyboard.
*Communicate regularly with staff and parents regarding rehearsals and performances.
*Coordinate worship performances.
*Distribute relevant bulletin or newsletter information to office staff as needed.
*Create materials that help facilitate the learning of the music to be performed.
*Coordinate auditions and select the cast with input from Artistic Director and Director of Spiritual Formation.
*Organize and conduct performance and rehearsals in collaboration with staff.
*Recruit volunteers to assist with tasks associated with production of musical.
*Communicate with congregation and parents about rehearsal and performance times.
Recruitment for Worship
*Work with Artistic Director to recruit and rehearse with elementary and adolescent age children to enable them to share their musical gifts in worship on semi-regular basis
*Create and maintain a database of children's musical gifts/talents
*Build relationships with children and families to facilitate their participation in worship
*Supervise and coordinate worship enrichment classes in collaboration with staff and volunteers.
Please direct resumes and questions to:
Leah Wyman, Artistic Director