Musician Posting

Sun Lakes United Church of Christ is seeking a part-time musician to provide piano and/or organ music during our Sunday morning worship service, and to rehearse with and accompany our choir. Our church has a long history of valuing music and nurturing members to participate via choirs and performing ensembles. Proficiency performing on piano and organ (desired) are required.

Qualifications:

  • Accomplished in playing during services, particularly choir and hymn accompaniment
  • Piano performance should excel, with comfort in many musical genres
  • Organ performance ability is optional
  • Ability to read open score desirable
  • Bachelor’s degree in music preferred. Responsibilities
  • Plan, prepare and play for worship service on Sunday mornings
  • Accompany the choir at one weekly rehearsal during choir season (September-May)
  • Play for occasional extra rehearsals, special services and events
  • Reserve first right of refusal for occasional weddings and funerals (separate compensation)
  • Meet monthly with the Director of Music and Worship Committee to plan and coordinate the musical and liturgical life of the congregation
  • Provide expert knowledge of the organ and pianos related to maintenance and repair

Position Details

  • Regular (12 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: $11,500-$12,500 per year