Children's Choir Director


published 10/8/2019

Minnetonka UMC is seeking a children's choir director to provide a musical learning experience for children in first-sixth grades as they learn faith- and Bible-focused songs and prepare to sing in worship.

Duties:

  • Develop relationships with participants and their families.
  • Work with pastors and staff to plan Children’s Choir calendar for the year, including making arrangements for rehearsals and performances.
  • Recruit volunteers to co-lead or accompany Children’s Choir.
  • Plan, solicit participation, and grow the Children’s Choir program for 1st-6th graders.
  • Connect with and contact parents with reminders and appreciation as needed.
  • Plan, recruit volunteers and cast, prepare and direct a Children’s Christmas Program.
  • Occasionally lead and teach music in Sunday School classes.
  • Active involvement in Sunday worship services.
  • Assist the Pastors, Director of Children, Youth and Family Ministries, Director of Small Groups and Caring Ministries, Music Directors, and office staff where needed.

Qualifications:

  • A strong, vital, growing faith that is caring, inclusive and Spirit-filled.
  • A passion for working with and leading children and youth.
  • Effective listening, writing and verbal skills, and knowledge of technology and social media (Facebook, Twitter, emailing, texting, etc.).
  • High School Diploma
  • Be available to work on Sunday mornings, and other dates as needed.
  • Music education/leadership experience.
  • United Methodist background a plus.

Compensation:
$50 per week

Application Info:
Send resume and letter of interest to minnetonkaumc@minnetonkaumc.org.

Deadline:
October 31, 2019

Position Type:
part-time

Contact: Tiffany McDonald

Address: Minnetonka UMC, 17611 Lake Street Ext., Minnetonka, MN 55345

Phone: 952-474-4114

Email:

Website: minnetonkaumc.org


Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

122 West Franklin Avenue, Suite 400 Minneapolis, MN 55404

info@minnesotaumc.org

(612) 870-0058