Part-Time Director of Music Ministries (Traditional Services) - Pittman Park UMC, Statesboro GA


The Director of Music Ministries for the Traditional Service works with the pastoral staff, organist, choir, and other musicians to create and sustain a quality music program in support of worship. Responsibilities: • Attend both Sunday morning traditional services (8:45 and 11:00) to lead the congregation in hymns and to direct the chancel choir. • Lead a weekly practice session for the chancel choir, as well as a Sunday morning warm-up session. • Coordinate special music (solos, duets, ensembles), as needed, for Sunday morning worship services. • Recruit for the chancel choir members, including Georgia Southern University music scholars. • Provide support to volunteers who may lead a children’s, youth or handbell choir. • Provide support to the music leader of Vacation Bible School. • Prepare special music presentations/cantatas (Easter and Christmas), as needed, including coordination of other choirs' seasonal presentations. • Make purchases of materials and equipment within the traditional music ministry budget; communicate with the Financial Secretary. • Maintain time sheets to compensate GSU music scholars. • Other duties as assigned by Pastoral Staff.