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First Presbyterian Church San Diego

San Diego, California, United States

Date Posted:
Worship Pastor
Presbyterian -- PCUSA
Church Size:
351 to 500
Job Type:
First Presbyterian Church San Diego
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Interim Music Positions

First Presbyterian Church of San Diego is currently seeking to fill two Interim Music Director Positions which will last a minimum of four months.  Those who are hired for an Interim Music Position may also apply, with full consideration, for any permanent position.


Worship Leader for Contemporary Service

  • Provide leadership for 8:30 a.m. contemporary service
  • Select music for contemporary service in coordination with the Sr. Pastor
  • Rehearse the Worship Team on Wednesday evenings from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
  • Lead worship for the 8:30 a.m. contemporary service on Sundays.  The Worship Team also rehearses on Sunday morning 7:30 a.m. – 8:20 before the service.
  • Coordinate Worship Team calendar/schedule of singers and instrumentalists
  • Coordinate offertories/special music for the contemporary service
  • Attend monthly Worship & Arts meetings


Music Director for Traditional Service

  • Provide leadership for 11:00 a.m. traditional service
  • Select hymns for traditional service in coordination with the Sr. Pastor
  • Rehearse the Westminster Choir on Thursday evenings from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. in preparation for Sunday services.  The choir usually sings one prepared anthem, one Call to Worship and one Benediction for each service.
  • Direct the Westminster Choir during the traditional Sunday worship services from 11:00 – 12:00 p.m.  The choir rehearses briefly on Sunday morning from 10:30 – 11:00.
  • Collaborate with Church Organist and Instrumental Director in providing service music.
  • Coordinate offertories in collaboration with the church Organist and Instrumental Director.
  • Attend monthly Worship & Arts meetings
  • Prepare two special concerts for the Westminster choir during the Christmas season.

Specifically, the Feast of Lights concert (with orchestra) on 12/14/2014, and the Christmas Eve service on 12/24/2014 (Lessons & Carols).

  • Provide leadership of the FPC Arts Series in coordination with the Worship & Arts committee.
  • Attend monthly Worship & Arts meetings


If interested in either position, please send your resumé and contact information to:  Dr. Jerry Andrews, Senior Pastor of First Presbyterian Church of San Diego (jerry.andrews@fpcsd.org).


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First Presbyterian Church San Diego

We are 750 plus members; 450 plus weekly worshipers on average. We are 100 plus adults in formal educational settings on Sunday and during the week, 50 teens, 75 children, and a number larger than that in informal weekly small group meetings. We serve 250 plus urban homeless a week with a shared Sunday afternoon meal, evening discipleship classes, and opportunities for fellowship and service. We are Presbyterians, but the great majority of us did not begin in this household of faith, and more than a few of us are new to seri More...