Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church
ORGANIST / MUSIC DIRECTOR 

·Part-time position
·One Sunday morning traditional worship service at 8:15 a.m. and weekly choir rehearsal (currently Thursday evenings at 7:00 p.m.)
·Play an Allen organ as well as a keyboard in the sanctuary
·Select appropriate hymns and anthems for each Sunday in consultation with the pastor according to the season of the church year and/or scripture for that week (resource planning material available)
·Prepare and play prelude and postlude music for each Sunday
·Direct an adult volunteer choir (September through June or until summer service starts)
·Be available for funerals, weddings, and other special occasion services as needed such as Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Blue Christmas and Christmas Eve
·Attend Music and Worship Committee meetings

Additional information:
·Choir has an organized library of music
·During the summer there is one service at 10:00 a.m. and alternates between traditional and contemporary
·Paid 2 weeks’ vacation. No health care insurance.
·Additional compensation for funerals and weddings

Sample Hours for Music Director
Sunday mornings 7:45-9:45 = 2 hours 
Thursday evenings 6:30-8:30 = 2 hours
Total at church = 4 hours
Planning/ Administration = 3 hours
TOTAL = 7 Hours

Additional Compensation:
Organist fee for funerals - $125.00 for members and $150.00 for non-members.
Organist fee for weddings - $175.00 for members ($25.00 rehearsal fee) and $200.00 for non-members ($50.00 rehearsal fee.
ORGANIST / MUSIC DIRECTOR