Positions Available

Available positions requiring an organist, choir director, pianist, or any combination of the above will be posted here as a service to our members. Contact information will be posted as provided by the employer, and will remain for 60 days or until the position is filled, whichever comes first.

Please check back to this page often for updates. We’re here to assist our members so please don’t hesitate to ask for help. To submit information for posting on this site please contact our Placement Chair Peg Smith at 941-923-7525, extension 354.


Organist/Pianist Needed

First Presbyterian Church, Port Charlotte is in need of an Organist/Pianist. We have a music director but we are looking for a permanent organist / pianist since our temporary person went back up north.

If you should know of anyone, please have them contact:

First Presbyterian Church
2230 Hariet Street
Port Charlotte, FL 33952-5599

(941) 625-5045 – office
(941) 625-0736 – fax
pastorsecretary@fpcpc.com

woodstwo@gmail.com

Posted July 27, 2021


Organist/Choirmaster Needed

Christ Church (Episcopal), Bradenton, is seeking an organist-choirmaster beginning January 1, 2022. Duties include directing the adult Christ Church Chorale; planning for and playing the 11:00 a.m. service weekly and other special services during the year; and administering the Christ Church Concert Series. For more information contact the church office: 941-747-3709.

Updated July 23, 2021


Bell Choir Director Needed

Community Presbyterian Church
Englewood, Florida

Position Summary:

The Bell Choir Director is responsible for selecting music and rehearsing the choir to provide bell music during Sanctuary worship, in consultation with and under the supervision of the Director of Music and the Pastor.  This is a part-time position for approximately 15-20 hours per month.  Salary commensurate with experience

Qualifications/Characteristics:

  • Experience in organizing and directing handbells
  • Good people skills; cooperative and outgoing, enthusiastic and energetic.
  • Organizational skills for planning and purchasing music.
  • Knowledge of Christian worship demonstrating the ability to select appropriate handbell music.
  • Committed Christian dedicated to offering praise and glory to God through music.

Responsibilities:

  • Mentor and develop the spiritual and musical growth of handbell ringers
  • Oversee maintenance of handbells and handbell music library
  • Recruit and rehearse handbell members
  • Conduct and play during the worship services as scheduled.
  • Administer handbell funds to purchase music, equipment, and repairs in communication with the Director of Music
  • Supervise movement of handbell equipment on or off church property
  • Confer with the Pastor and Director of Music on a regular basis to integrate the bell program in planning worship services.

Contact:

Linda Lozis
Director of Music/Organist
Community Presbyterian Church
860-460-0995 (also text)
llozis@att.net

Posted September 21, 2021