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Groesbeck United Methodist Church


Groesbeck United Methodist Church
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

Date Posted: 11/12/2012
Categories: Music Ministry
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 251 to 350
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

Church Organist and Choir Accompanist

Job Description


  • Personal Relationship with Christ
  • Demonstrates the ability to lead worship utilizing a proficient skill with the organ and piano
  • Capable of working with the music team, Choir director and Pastor to facilitate traditional worship.

Main Goal

  • To provide support via the organ and piano to facilitate traditional worship, creating a worship atmosphere by accompanying the choir and playing hymns
  • To work with the worship team to provide an opportunity through music to communicate the message of the Gospel and to fulfill the mission and vision of Groesbeck Church.

Key Responsibilities

  1. Serve as the church organist in the following ways:
  2. Play the organ for one worship service 50 Sundays a year
  3. Play the organ on other special services such as: Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter sunrise service.
  4. Prepare and be present to accompany the choir on all practices which occur on Thursdays from 7:30-9:00
  5. Be available to accompany other musical groups.
  6. Leadership and music support
  7. Attend Monthly music meetings on the first Thursday of the month @ 6:45
  8. Meet with Pastor and worship team as needed
  9. There will also be opportunities to play for weddings and funerals on a contract basis.
  10. Other
  11. 2 weeks paid vacation provided


To apply, submit resume and cover letter to: Groesbeck Church, attn: Music Search Committee, 8871 Colerain Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio, 45251 or with Organist Application in subject line.


Contact us at 513-385-1750 x10 or with questions.