Worship Service Accompanist - Eagle, ID


Worship Service Accompanist - Eagle, ID

8/16/2017

Eagle United Methodist Church is seeking an worship service accompanist for our traditional worship service. We are seeking a candidate with sight-reading ability, a versatile musical spirit and an eagerness to be part of a loving Christian community to accompany our congregational hymns, choirs, pre-service music, etc. Purpose: • Provide piano music for our Blended/Traditional worship service / Organ skills a plus • Accompanist to the choir Responsibilities and Expectations: • Passion and love for worship, along with a calling to serve in this role • Growing personal relationship with Jesus Christ evidenced by action, attitude and behavior • Ability to embrace the vision, values and mission of the Eagle United Methodist Church • A working knowledge of music, especially church music for worship services o Prelude, interlude, postlude o Congregational hymns o Choir accompaniment • Highly-skilled (other instruments a plus) o Ability to sight-read o Playing multiple vocal parts o Interest and enthusiasm for different musical styles • Work closely with the Director of Music Ministries to plan and implement ideas for music during worship • Suggest new ideas and directions to enhance worship • Be involved in church activities and the life of the church • Maintain a regular and visible presence in church services Qualifications: • Strong Christian spiritual foundation • Strong piano skills / organ skills a plus • Friendly outgoing personality - high energy • Sense of humor and positive attitude • Strong interpersonal skills; able to work cooperatively with people • Supports the mission of the church Commitment: • Part-time position of up to 10 hours per week (mid-week evening choir rehearsal & Sunday worship plus two worship planning meetings a year) • Available for special services including Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Christmas Eve • Independently maintain a regular schedule of practice • Expectation is for a minimum one-year commitment • Performance review after 3 months evaluation period; annual performance review thereafter If you are interested in applying, please send cover letter, resume and contact information to office@eagleumc.com.

Location: Eagle United Methodist Church

Contact: Luanne Hardy

Address: 651 N Eagle Rd Eagle ID 83616

Phone: 208-939-0108

Email: office@eagleumc.com

Website: www.eagleumc.com

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