Director of Worship and Music Arts - Bend FUMC


Director of Worship and Music Arts - Bend FUMC

12/9/2021

Position at Bend FUMC,  680 NW Bond St, Bend, OR 97703
20 hours/wk to start
Salary range: $23 - $27 per hour


We are a progressive Methodist faith community in downtown Bend. We seek a musician who sees this as sacred art who can lead our congregation forward in experiencing the grace of God through worship...who is unafraid of innovation and understands the importance of the gifts of all people in participating in the life of the church.

This person will be invited to participate in planning and creating throughout the church year on the worship design team and will be nurtured to dream. This church has a long history of valuing the place of sacred music as a part of worship. Moving through the pandemic has been very difficult as singing and making music in worship together is a core value of Methodism. We are looking for someone to guide us into our next chapter with enthusiasm, creativity and beauty.

Good leadership is important as we have a variety of teams including a chancel choir, worship band members, a hand bell choir and several individual musicians.  This person will work with the pastors well ahead of time to select music based upon assigned scriptures and sermon topics and oversee the music budget.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor of Arts in Music of some kind
  • Experience with managing people and groups
  • Good communication and organizational skills
  • Knowledgeable of sacred music
  • Willingness to explore ways of growing our music ministry
  • Comfortable with online recording and digital resources
  • Ability to lead music and rehearsals with variety of music teams

To Apply:
Contact Pastor Jen Stuart with your resume at jen.bendchurch@gmail.com
 

Location: Bend FUMC

Contact: Rev. Jen Stuart

Address: 680 Bond Street Bend OR 97703

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