BETHANY CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH – FOXBOROUGH –
DIRECTOR OF MUSIC JOB DESCRIPTION
The Director of Music will lead our congregation in dynamic worship and praise of the Lord through a traditional and contemporary style music ministry.
·Proficient and experienced in playing the organ and piano.
·Proficient and experienced in vocal conducting and accompaniment.
·Plan and implement the musical components of the worship service in collaboration with the Pastor and Worship Planning Committee.
·Provide music for the Sunday worship service and additional seasonal and special services, including but not limited to Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Palm Sunday, Easter, Vacation Bible School, Thanksgiving, Advent, Christmas Pageant, Christmas Eve and Christmas.
·Accompany the congregation and direct the choir during worship.
·Oversee and coordinate all aspects of the music program and groups, including Adult Choir, Kids Choir, and the currently inactive Handbell and Gospel Choirs.
·Promote the growth of the music programs through education, collaboration and recruitment of participants.
·Work with the Music Committee on budgeting and oversight of instrument maintenance, repair and purchase.
·Work with the Tech Team to coordinate worship service production (sound, video, projection) and broadcast needs
·Be knowledgeable about current church music trends and resources.
·Maintain the church’s music library.
·Comply with music licensure and copyright regulations.
·Arrange for substitute director or organist during any planned absences. Administer payroll and/or reimbursement requests for substitutes and instrumentalists.
·Set an example of Christian character and professionalism.
Salary range ~$19,500 annually, based on qualifications. 15 hours per week; no benefits. Paid time off – 4 Sundays annually.
Send inquiries and resume to Gail Tierney: email@example.com
Mission Statement – Bethany Congregational Church seeks to be a compassionate, worshipping community that welcomes, equips and sends us out in Jesus’ name.