Sanctuary Choir Director - First UMC, Fort Collins, Colorado

February 07, 2016

1005 Stover Street, Fort Collins, Colorado
JOB TITLE:                                                              SUPERVISOR: Associate Pastor
Sanctuary Choir Director
COMPENSATION                                                   Work Schedule/Hours
Determined upon hire                                                 Half time (15-20 hours per week)
The Sanctuary Choir Director conducts rehearsals and performances of the Sanctuary Choir, coordinating performances with the Pastors. In addition, the Choir Director works with the Pastors and Worship Design Team for the purpose of planning meaningful worship. The Choir Director will also be required to communicate information to all participants involved regarding upcoming rehearsals and performances. The successful candidate will articulate a plan for building music programs in the church.
Other Job Responsibilities: The Choir Director is expected to work additional hours during Advent (Thanksgiving - Christmas) and Holy Week (Palm Sunday - Easter). The Choir Director will be expected to attend all services, rehearsals, and planning meetings. Any performances outside regular worship services and other occasional church sponsored events will be considered additional and may result in additional compensation by outside parties. These include but are not limited to, weddings, funerals, and memorial services.
The Choir Director is responsible for selecting and managing all section leaders, managing the music intern program and assignments of any special solo performances.
Education and Experience: A BA in Music, advanced degree preferred. Familiarity with a wide range of styles of choral worship music, experience in leading church choirs needed. Experience with conducting bell choirs, orchestra conducting and ability to accompany choir on piano preferred. Good interpersonal management skills and good administrative skills.

Contact: Megan Wieck

Address: 1005 Stover St Fort Collins 80525

Phone: 9703081523