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Now Hiring – Director of Music Ministry and Service Musician

choir-singing-clipartMeridian United Church of Christ (the Frog Pond Church) is a progressive, vibrant church in Wilsonville, Oregon. We are seeking a creative, skilled Director of Music Ministry and Service Musician [view draft Job Descriptions – Director of Music Ministry, Service Musician] to lead and develop the musical ministry of our church. Ideally we are looking for one person to fill these two positions, a musician who enjoys working in a variety of liturgical musical styles.

Depending on the position, responsibilities will include worship planning in collaboration with the Pastor and providing musical leadership during worship including service music. The successful candidate will be an accomplished pianist and skilled in other musical instruments and, hopefully our Rogers Organ. Besides nurturing the musical life of the church, we are looking to this person to eventually help grow the church’s music program to re-establish a congregational choir, adding a Choir Director to our staff when possible. This combined position is approximately a 25%-time position.

Applications are due on or before December 15, 2016. We expect to be interviewing candidates in early January and hope to select a person in time to begin providing service music on February 5, 2017.

Letters of Application along with up to a two-page resume may be submitted on or before December 15, 2016, to the following:

Meridian, United Church of Christ
Attn: Music Search Task Force
6750 SW Boeckman Road
Wilsonville, OR 97070

Note: By email with PDF attachments: phone Church Office at (503) 682-0339 for address.



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