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 338.


Organist/primary accompanist Needed

Burnt Store Presbyterian Church (PCUSA) in Punta Gorda, FL is seeking an organist/primary accompanist to join our music ministry team. Burnt Store is a vibrant church with a strong tradition of fine music, both choral and instrumental, utilizing a variety of musical styles from classical to gospel. Active membership is 550, and during season the average worship attendance is over 700. The well-qualified candidate will work closely with the director of worship arts in continuing our tradition of musical excellence, and will be responsible for service music (preludes, postludes, offertories, hymns, etc.) in the 8:15 & 11:00 a.m. traditional services, weekly rehearsal, and 3-4 special services throughout the year, and will serve as the primary accompanist for the chancel choir. During the summer months there will be one service at 9:00 am. The choir takes off in June and July. This position is part time. The sanctuary has a 3 manual Allen Renaissance organ and a 6’3 Baldwin grand piano. Experience as a church musician, with excellent piano and organ skills preferred. Competitive salary.(range $19,000 – $24,000) Please submit resume, references and any questions to Joseph Mayes, Director of Worship Arts, JosephMayes54@gmail.com

Posted 12-03-2019

 


Minister of Music Job Announcement

St. George’s Episcopal Church in Bradenton, FL is seeking a quarter-time Minister of Music to coordinate our vocal an instrumental Music Team during the 10:00 AM service of Holy Communion each Sunday as well as services for high holy days.  The Minister of Music shall work under the direction of the Rector to  1) plan music,  2) lead Wednesday evening rehearsals,  3) direct and accompany choir,  4) inspire the congregation to sing, and 4) grow the music ministry in heart, proficiency, participants, and even instrumental ensembles as volunteers are available The candidate shall be proficient in keyboard/organ and able to teach music skills needed for a variety of skill levels and instruments.  The musical ethos of St. George’s is one that embraces and eclectic mix of styles (e.g. not solely contemporary not solely classical, etc.)  and understands music as a ministry of the people to God —not merely performance;  the Minister of Music shall support this vision.  Familiarity with liturgical worship, especially in the Anglican Episcopal tradition, is highly desirable.  Current students enrolled in bachelor or masters level music programs are encouraged to apply.  Interested candidates will send cover letter, resume and audio sample to Fr. Lenny Anderson at zoomdaddya@Outlook.com.

Posted November 30, 2019

 


Organist and Choir Director: 

St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, Palmetto, FL is seeking a well-rounded, traditional to contemporary, music minister to enhance our worship; uniting us as a community of faith that lifts our voices and spirits to the praise and glory of God.  The position is for a part-time organist, keyboardist and choir/hand bell choir director beginning January 1, 2020.  

The position entails: 10 AM Sunday Eucharist with organ and keyboard, Thursday – rehearsal for Hand Bell Choir and seasonal Chancel Choir. Bimonthly liturgy planning session.  

Salary: We are a small, friendly, faith-filled community with budget constraints so there is a limit to the salary we can offer.  There is additional compensation for special liturgies.   If you are interested in joining the worshiping community here at St. Mary’s please contact: Rev. Glen Graczyk at frgleng@gmail.com or 727-432-4041.

Posted November 2, 2019
 
 

Organist wanted
First Presbyterian Church
175 Lake Hollingsworth Drive
Lakeland, Florida 33812

Please click here for the details of this position.

Posted October 18, 2019