Music Ministry Director
Knightdale United Methodist Church
7071 Forestville Rd., Knightdale, NC 27545 (919) 266-2373
The purpose of this position is to provide leadership in the music and worship ministries of Knightdale UMC. This individual will also assist the church in living out its mission through providing piano and/or organ music during worship services.
Experience in musical leadership in worship settings is preferred. This individual needs to demonstrate proficiency and knowledge in choral conducting, and ability to play written piano and/or organ music. The candidate should possess the ability to play parts to facilitate the choir and ensemble groups learning their parts in practices, as well as be able to play accompaniment on a wide variety of musical pieces. The candidate should demonstrate Christian commitment.
This is a part-time leadership position with the expectation that the individual will work according to specified duties and as the job requires. No weekly set office hours are required, however attendance at worship service and special services that include music is expected. The individual will conduct practices and rehearsals. In a typical week the position should require around 10-12 hours. The individual holding this position is responsible for planning, organizing, and directing music ministry for traditional worship services, and to give leadership to the Praise Team for Contemporary worship services.
Annual compensation is set by the Staff-Parish Relations Committee at $13,000.