First United Methodist Church Accompanist Part-Time

First United Methodist Church Accompanist Part-Time


Florence United Methodist Church is a mighty and vital progressive faith community in Florence Oregon. We are a reconciling ministry, welcoming LGBTQIA+ persons into the life and leadership of our congregation. With over 90 members, we average almost 60 in worship each week and currently, have one worship at 10:00 am Sunday. Our musical resources include a baby grand piano, digital keyboard, an excellent organ; an extensive sheet music library; two congregational-singing hymnals and one contemporary praise hymnal. The FUMC Accompanist is hired by our church's Staff-Parish Relations Committee and reports to, and is directed by the FUMC choir director and/or pastor. Salary is dependent upon qualifications. There will be a three month probationary period, a 12 month evaluation, and annual evaluations, thereafter. Prerequisites: An energetic individual with two or more years of experience as an accompanist. Someone having experience working with vocalists, who possesses high quality sight-reading skills and an understanding of hymn playing. Additional on the job training will be provided for three months. Primary Duties: Accompany all music for Sunday service: hymns, choir anthems,special music, prelude, postlude. Accompany choir rehearsals (1.5 hrs//wk). Work with the pastor and/or musical director in the selection of music. Be available for weddings and memorial services when needed. .

Location: Florence United Methodist Church

Contact: Rev. Dr. Karen Love Baisinger

Address: 333 Kingwood Street Florence OR 97439

Phone: 541-997-6025

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