Musician for the Chancel Choir at Epworth United Methodist Church


Duties:  Musician is to perform and accompany on the organ and piano for the Chancel Choir on the first and third Sundays of each month of worship service.
Essential Responsibilities:

  1. Coordinate through the minister and worship committee to create a dynamic worship environment.
  2. Demonstrate an attitude of enthusiasm, cooperation and positive attitude.
  3. Work well with staff, church and members of choir.
  4. Sight-read music at an adequate level for previewing of choral and instrumental music.
  5. Special services including, but not limited to the following:  Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, additional Easter services, Good Friday, Christmas services and Revivals, as well as Weddings and Funeral services for Epworth Members.
  6. Candidate must be able to practice with Chancel Choir during the week to prepare for Sunday service and attend worship committee meetings for special event planning as needed.
  7. The musician shall report to the Pastor and Pastor-Parish Relations Committee. 
  8. Salary is $300 per performance for worship service, and $75 for special services as approved by the Finance Committee.  Epworth United Methodist Church hereby retains Musician as a Contractor and Contractor hereby agrees to act as such on the terms and conditions set forth in the agreement.
Minimum Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in Music and/or 3 years of experience as church organist and piano.
Job performance will be reviewed at least annually by the Pastor and Chairperson of the Pastor-Parish Relations committee.
Interested applicants should submit resume and references to:
Epworth United Methodist Church
Church Email:  epworth1532@charlotte.TWCBC
Mailing Address:  P.O. Box 6330, Gastonia, NC  28056

Contact: Mr. Larry Adams, Pastor-Parish Relations Committee Chairperson

Church/Org/Business Name: Epworth United Methodist Church

Address: 1325 Linwood Road Gastonia NC 28052

Phone: 704-396-6660

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