Music Director - Asbury Memorial UMC (Asheville)


Music Director - Asbury Memorial UMC (Asheville)
Salary: Commensurate with experience and qualifications
Status: Part-time (approx. 3-6 hours/week)
Position Description:

  •  The Music Director will have oversight of the chancel choir and will be responsible for the musical accompaniment on the organ/piano during the worship services on Sunday mornings and on other special occasions (weddings and funerals to arranged separately).
  • The Music Director will answer to the Staff-Parish Relations Committee and the pastor.
  • The Music Director will work closely with the senior pastor in the selection of the musical offerings for each week’s worship service. 
  • The Music Director will be responsible for working with the church’s Worship Committee as deemed necessary.
  • The Music Director will be responsible for communicating with the church office assistant and pastor in a timely and accurate manner with the information to be included in the weekly bulletin.
  • The Music Director will have budget oversight for the funds of the choir and music purchases.  It is the expectation that the Music Director will work with other musicians, both within the congregation and outside the congregation for special music on occasion. 
  • The Music Director will have the ability to work with digital recording and recording software. 
  • The applicant should have skills and experience in leading choirs and in playing the organ and piano. No formal degree is required, though preference will be given to applicants with such credentials. 
Resumes may be sent to:
The Reverend Jeff McCumber, Pastor
Asbury Memorial United Methodist Church
171 Beaverdam Road
Asheville, NC 28804
Or a digital copy in PDF format may be attached to an email and sent to: with the words “Music Director Position” in the subject line. 

Contact: Rev. Jeff McCumber

Church/Org/Business Name: Asbury Memorial UMC

Address: 171 Beaverdam Road Asheville NC 28804

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