South Congregational-First Baptist Church in New Britain (“South Church”) is seeking an Interim Director of Music. South Church is an Open, Welcoming & Affirming member of the United Church of Christ and the American Baptist Churches. Located in downtown New Britain, Connecticut, South Church has a rich musical history as well as a commitment to minister in the heart of the city. The successful candidate will be a creative team player with excellent organizational, leadership, and musical skills. The position is for 30 hours per week and benefits are available.
The Interim Director of Music will begin in August and continue through June 2018, and is eligible to apply for the permanent position. Please forward your resume and cover letter to The Rev. Jane Rowe at email@example.com.
The Interim Director of Music plans develops and administers a complete music program for the church, including the ministry of music in worship, and opportunities for outreach through fine arts in our congregation and community; serves as organist and choirmaster; supervises all professional and volunteer music personnel and assists the South Congregational-First Baptist church pastors in their endeavors for the spiritual welfare of the church.
The Interim Director of Music is directly responsible to the Lead Pastor and congregation through its elected Church Council. He/she has authority in the administration of the church’s music program and in the supervision of professional and volunteer music personnel, subject to the limits of accepted professional principles and practice, church policies and procedures, and approval of the Board of Worship, Music and the Arts (WMA).
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Contact: Jane Rowe
Address: 90 Main Street New Britain CT 06051
Phone: (860) 223-3691