Work Place: Wayzata Community Church
Location: Wayzata, MN
Post Date: 08/26/2021
Deadline: Until Filled
We seek a full time, exuberant, talented Director of Traditional Music/Organist to craft meaningful weekly worship music in collaboration with clergy, and bring the joy of music to our Church. The Director of Traditional Music/Organist engages church musicians and the congregation to provide music for worship services and other church events throughout the year. With a Hendrickson Pipe Organ (70 ranks, 4 manuals) and a Steinway D piano, Wayzata Community Church is gifted with fine instruments to enhance worship.
The Director of Traditional Music/Organist plays musical portions of the Traditional (10:30am) service each week, and oversees the adult Chancel Choir (providing music for 3-4 Sundays per month; supported by 4 paid professional section leaders).
The Director of Traditional Music/Organist engages other instrumental musicians and vocalists within and outside the Church and to augment the music program as appropriate and within budget. The Director of Traditional Music works side-by-side with the Director of Contemporary Worship to bring excellence in musical worship to the WCC community.
This position reports to the Co-Lead Pastor(s) and regularly communicates with all clergy, staff, volunteers and parishioners of Wayzata Community Church.
Additional areas of responsibility that may be considered carefully by candidate and Church, are: the adult Bell Choir (providing music for worship as needed, typically 2-4 Sundays per half-year), a Children’s Choir (grades 3-8, providing music for worship as needed), and the youth Bell Choir (providing music for worship as needed).
A successful candidate for this position will demonstrate capacity to develop music and spiritual teams, be welcoming, collaborative, flexible, and detail oriented with a friendly style. They will build trusted relationships and always maintain confidentiality.
For full duties, responsibilities, and sought qualifications, go to https://www.wayzatacommunitychurch.org/welcome/leadership/employment-opportunities/
Please send cover letter and resume to DOTM@wayzatacommuitychurch.org
Contact Person: Adam Reinwald
Contact Phone: (612) 805-9915