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Part Time Director of Music Ministries with Youth

Location: Montclair, New Jersey, USA
Position Available
 
Union Congregational United Church of Christ, 176 Cooper Ave., Montclair, NJ  07043, ph. 973/744-7424; fax 973/744-1364; website www.unioncong.org
 
Part-time Director of Music Ministries with Youth (grades 6 to 12) for 540 member suburban church, 12 miles west of New York City.  We are seeking a dynamic person who plays keyboards and guitar, and has experience leading youth groups, to help build a musically diverse worship program, attracting and engaging our youth. The ideal candidate will know how to work with youth to help facilitate their visions and hopes for their own worship experience.  
 
  • Provide youth choir music for approximately one Sunday service a month.
  • Help Youth Minister with weekly Soul Café program, and bring a music/worship element to SC meetings.
  • Help plan and facilitate 5 youth led community worship services a year.
  • Attend and help with youth retreats (3 required, and 1 optional – the NJ Assoc youth retreat is optional); and attend summer Mission Trip.
  • Work with Youth Minister and Director of Music to meet the goals of the youth ministry program for the year.
 
Director of Music, Youth Minister, Children’s Choir, and Bell Choir Director are in place.    Approximately 10-12 hours per week.  Salary is commensurate with education and experience.  Position is available September, 2014.  Send letter of interest, resume, and 2 letters of recommendation to Eric Olsen, Director of Music, at the church address or email: eolsen@unioncong.org.