Director of Music

We are looking for a Director of Music for Hope United Methodist Church at East Flat Rock, East Flat Rock, NC.

Primary Responsibilities:

The Director of Music is charged with the responsibility of overseeing the music ministry of the church and providing suitable music for all worship services and accompanying as necessary. This position requires working with the Pastor to plan and implement worship experiences that create an environment for people to encounter God in meaningful ways.

The Director of Music is charged with the responsibility of overseeing the music ministry of the church and providing suitable music for all worship services and accompanying as necessary. This position requires working with the Pastor to plan and implement worship experiences that create an environment for people to encounter God in meaningful ways.

Responsibilities:

  1. Encourage and strengthen the spiritual lives of all volunteers.
  2. Meet weekly with the Pastor and key volunteers to plan worship, at the scheduling of the Pastor.
  3. Plan, coordinate and lead weekly music ministry rehearsals

This also includes but not limited to;

  • Select and have music copied and ready for all musicians before rehearsals.
  • Schedule and rehearse with both the choir and praise band.
  • Coordinate and work closely with sound room person(s) for audiovisual needs.
  • Create all visual slides used in worship.
  • Arrive by 9:30 am each Sunday and 30 minutes before all rehearsals in order to be adequately prepared.
  • Regularly communicate with musicians, choir, church administrator and pastor.
  • Recruit and train volunteers while promoting an apprentice model of leadership.
  • Develop and maintain budget requirements for the music ministry program while envisioning future needs.

If you have any questions please call Rev. Todd McCullough at 1-336-847-0750 or Mary Cash, SPPRC chair at 828-699-5570.