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Director of Music: Fullerton United Methodist, Fullerton, Ca

Location: Fullerton, California, California, USA
The Fullerton First United Methodist Church, Fullerton, California, is soliciting candidates for the position of Director of Music.  A letter of application together with a resume of relevant experience should be received by the church office no later than 20 June 2014.
 
The Director of Music shall provide a comprehensive program of music for the church that will include rehearsing and conducting the Aldersgate Chorale for the 10 AM Sunday morning worship; coordination of other church music leaders, to include the Celebration Bell Choir and the Windsong recorder group, as well as invited guest performers and organizing 2 to 3 special music performances per year for Aldersgate Choir. 
 
The Director will also oversee the organization and development of children and youth choir activities.  .
 
The position is part time, with anticipated 10-12 hours a week required. Hours required for children and youth choirs activities to be discussed. Salary is negotiable, depending upon experience.  We plan four weeks of vacation, normally the month of July, when Choir takes a break. We also provide financial support for attendance at yearly professional development conferences/conventions. 
 
Required Qualifications and Experience is as follows:
            Choral conducting experience
            Ability to work with individuals and groups
            Deep commitment to the church and the music ministry of the church
            Experience with church music
            Good communication skills
            Ability to work with volunteers and nonprofessional musicians
            Administrative and coordinating experience
 
Desired Qualifications and Experience includes:
            College Degree in Music
            Additional formal training in music, and choral directing
            Experience as individual musician, in voice and/or instrumental
            Experience and interest in Prayer and Praise Services
 
Resume, which should include references, shall be submitted to the following address:
 
            Fullerton First United Methodist Church
            114 Pomona Ave
            Fullerton, California 92832
                        Attn: Director of Music Selection Committee
 
Questions can be directed to Thad Sandford, 714-871-1422, thsandford@roadrunner.com