Organist/Accompanist Gresham United Methodist Church


Organist/Accompanist Gresham United Methodist Church

7/26/2021

Position Summary: The organist/accompanist is responsible for playing at all traditional services of the church and rehearsals of the church choir that require organ, piano and keyboard. Reports To: Pastor and Staff Parish Relations Committee Primary Responsibilities: • Sunday music duties include prelude, postlude, and offertory music as well as accompany the choir and congregational singing. • Provide accompaniment for the choir that rehearses twice per week currently Wednesday evening and Sunday mornings before the service. Secondary Responsibilities: • Christmas Eve service will need music including choir accompaniment. • Typically, for Christmas and Easter the choir will have a special performance that will require extra rehearsals. • For weddings and funerals, the organist/keyboardist is entitled to additional compensation from the parties involved. Salary: • This is a salaried position based on approximately 4 hours per week plus individual practice time. • Compensation to be negotiated. Physical Requirements: • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, and/or sit. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. General Requirements: • The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required for the position. To Apply: • Please contact the church office at office@greshamumc.com or email Tina at richheal@comcast.net.

Location: Gresham United Methodist Church

Contact: Tina Heal

Address: 620 NW 8th Street Gresham OR 97030

Phone: 5036651192

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