Choir Director and Organist

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First United Methodist Church, 338 Third Street Henderson, Kentucky 42420 is seeking a Choir Director and Organist

The successful candidate for this full-time position will demonstrate an accomplished ability to direct a choir and play both the organ and piano.

Choir Director: The director will be expected to conduct rehearsals on a weekly basis along with leading the choir at the 10:45 Worship Service on Sunday mornings and other special services. The director will serve as the accompanist for the choir as well as direct. The director will be responsible for selecting music for the worship services as well as select hymns in coordination with the Senior Pastor. The director will assemble instrumental ensembles and orchestras for occasional services and/or choral concerts.

Organist:

First United Methodist Church is in the process of installing a Custom Built II Manual 28-stop Mechanical Action Pipe Organ with Electric Stop Action as built by M. P. Rathke.

As organist, the successful candidate will be expected to practice on the instrument and provide organ music for the 10:45 a.m. Worship Service on Sundays and other special worship services. In addition, the organist will be given opportunity to play for weddings and funerals when requested.

Compensation

Salary and other benefits, if applicable, are subject to negotiation and will be enumerated in an offer letter of employment.

Contact- Rev. Dr. James Wofford at the church or via email churchoffice@hendersonfirstumc.org.