Director of Music Ministries (PT)

Lancaster, PA
Type: Lay
Posted Feb 9, 2024
Job Title
Director of Music Ministries
Name of church or organization
St. John’s Episcopal Church
Lancaster, PA
Job Description
St. John’s Episcopal Church of Lancaster is seeking a Part-time Director of Music Ministries (12 – 15 hours). This is an organist/choir director position. Salary range: $20,000.00-$22,000.00.

Responsibilities include two Sunday services, with the latter service to include an adult choir. The organ is a Wicks with Digitally Sampled Aeolian-Skinner Voices.

We are a vibrant, program sized urban parish that is open and affirming. The candidate will possess advanced organ playing skills, strong hymn and service music playing ability, choral conducting skills, experience with handbells and leadership skills. You will be directing our Chancel and Handbell choirs. The candidate will be part of our dynamic ministry team.

Our growing congregation appreciates music, and we are a singing church. The candidate should be well versed in diverse genres of music and able to effectively incorporate them into our worship services. We are looking for a candidate who views this position as a ministry and should possess a Christ-centered faith.

We are liturgically ‘broad church’. Knowledge of and experience with Episcopal/Anglican liturgy and music is highly desirable. A Music degree is appreciated, but not required depending on your years of experience.

We are looking at a start date of May 1, 2024. 

To submit your resume and cover letter, get a copy of the full job description or ask any further questions, please email by April 1. 2024. 

Type of Commitment
Part Time
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Application Process
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