Immediate Opening for a CHOIR DIRECTOR. Please send your resume to the Church Office.
First Presbyterian Church
Attention: Rev. RJ Leek
200 South Lone Oak Dr.
Leesburg, FL 34748
Choir DirectorJOB DESCRIPTIONFIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, LEESBURG, FLGENERAL JOB DESCRIPTIONThe primary responsibility of the choir director is to co-direct and co-facilitate the music programs of First Presbyterian Church in conjunction with the director of the praise team and bell choir. The choir director will recruit and train volunteers for the chancel choir. The choir will be under the supervision of the Pastor and Session. The position will be reviewed yearly by the pastor and personnel committee.In all things, this person seeks to glorify God. His/her actions reflect a desire to carry out God’s will in his/her life and lead other people to a life where Christ is the center in all things; a person who fulfills the commandment to love people as Christ taught us to love. This person’s goal is to be a guide that leads others in the redemptive work of our God.CHOIR DIRECTOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES10-15 hours per weekDirect chancel choir Work with the Pastor, AV-Tech, other music staff and the lay worship team to design and implement creative, truly blended worshipWork to develop/expand the music ministry of the churchResponsible for assigning an anthem for weekly and special servicesProvide solo performance according to skill when necessaryAdminister the Worship/Music budget with the Worship TeamAttend weekly staff meetingsOther duties as designated by the pastorMINOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESWorship concerts and series outside of the weekly worship serviceChristmas and Easter services, high holy days such as Maundy Thursday and Good FridayManage and supplement the church music libraryAttend special events deemed important to the life of the churchRequired Qualifications Voice training and choir directingThe ability to recruit new members for our music programsExperience in collaborative leadership in a church settingExperience in blended and traditional servicesPreferred QualificationsAbility to play pianoAbility to play organAbility to play other instrumentsANNUAL COMPENSATIONCommensurate with abilities and experience
200 South Lone Oak Dr.Leesburg, FL 34748