Director of Music Posting

Sun Lakes United Church of Christ is seeking a part-time Director of Music to develop and lead a musical program that contributes to a meaningful worship experience on Sunday mornings. In addition, the DoM will develop and direct existing voice and bell choirs.

Qualifications

  • Academic degree(s) in choral conducting, &/or composition.
  • Demonstrated skill in selecting, rehearsing and directing sacred choral music in a worship setting.
  • Ability to inspire and maintain an inclusive choral/musical community in the congregation.
  • Commitment and ability to work collaboratively with the Pastor and Worship Committee to select appropriate music for weekly service(s) Responsibilities.
  • Direct the choral and bell choirs during the months of September through May. Conduct weekly rehearsals and direct the choirs during Sunday worship.
  • Assist in the development of an annual budget covering material and special guest performer costs.  Purchase music material and hire musicians, keeping within budget.
  • Meet monthly with the Pastor and Worship Committee to plan and coordinate the musical and liturgical life of the congregation
  • Position Details
  • Regular (9 month), part-time position (8 hours per week) Contact the Church office at 480-895-6317 or (slucc@wbhsi.net) to obtain the detailed Job Description with application requirements.

Salary: $11,000-$12,000 per year, depending on experience