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Accompanist - Shiloh UMC (Foristell)


Post Date: September 22, 2022
Application Deadline: October 24, 2022


Position Title: Accompanist (Pianist)
Position Role: Part-time (5-10 hrs per week), Lay Employee
Position Compensation Range: $80-110/week

Position Overview and Requirements: Provide piano music for worship services, choir practices and other church functions including weddings and funerals (as available). Ability to display a professional level of musical talent from training and experience. Have a thorough working knowledge of the congregation’s worship services and a theological understanding of church music. Be able to communicate well and in a friendly manner with the pastor, music director, church choir and members of the congregation.

Main Responsibilities: Provide piano music in a professional manner for all worship services, choir practices, seasonal or extra services, through accompanying worship songs and choir, and performing solo or special pieces. Provide music for weddings and funerals for additional compensation. Provide recorded piano music for online worship services or in absence. Assist in the selection of songs and is responsible for timely submission of selections for worship documents. Invest 5-10 hours per week, including personal practice. Must be available Sunday mornings for Worship and Wednesday evenings for Choir practice.

We are looking for someone who: Feels very competent in their job and consistently produces excellent work. Has a good attitude, works hard and can be relied upon in their follow through and punctuality. Is mission-focused and will prioritize the goals and vision of the church. Consistently and appropriately communicates with the pastor, congregation and volunteers. Is actively growing in faith through spiritual practices.

Anticipated time commitments: Sunday, 10-11 a.m. Worship Service (plus pre-service practice); Wednesday, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Choir Practice. Additional availability to record music for online worship Monthly Worship Meetings (can be attended virtually)

To Apply: Email resume and cover letter to shilohumc@centurytel.net

Contact for this Listing

Contact: Pastor Meagan O'Brien

Address: 1515 Hwy T, Foristell, MO, 63348

Phone: 636-673-2144

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