Interim Music Director

Asbury Memorial UMC in Asheville, NC is seeking an Interim Music Director

Start Date:
                                           February 15, 2017
End Date:                                            (on or before) June 4, 2017
Deadline for Resume Submissions:      February 8, 2017
Salary:                                                 Commensurate with experience and qualifications
Time Commitment:                               approx. 3-4 hours/week


Position Description:  

The Interim Music Director will have oversight of the chancel choir and the musical accompaniment on the organ/piano during the worship services on Sunday mornings and on other special occasions (as arranged).  The Interim Music Director will answer to the Staff-Parish Relations Committee and the pastor, and will work closely with the pastor in the selection of the musical offerings for each week for the worship service.  The Interim Music Director will also be responsible for communicating with the church Office Assistant and pastor in a timely and accurate manner with the information to be included in the weekly bulletin.

Opportunities for the Future:

The Interim Music Director will be allowed to apply for consideration of the Music Director position, if they so choose.


Successful applicants will have experience in leading choirs and be gifted in their playing of the organ and piano.  No formal degree in music is required, though preference will be given to applicants with such credentials.

To Apply:

Please send a digital copy of your resume (with references) in PDF format to with the words “Interim Music Director” in the subject line.