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Matthews United Methodist

Director of Children's Music & Worship

Matthews United Methodist
Matthews, North Carolina, United States

Date Posted: 06/09/2009
Categories: Other
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 1501 to 2000
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:
Posting: Director of Children’s Music & Worship

Part-time: 15-20 hours (local candidates only, please)

Matthews United Methodist Church seeks a dynamic individual of strong faith to creatively direct a multi-faceted program designed to inspire our children in music and worship. The candidate should express passions for working with and developing lay leadership, for music education through a broad scope of musical styles and genres, for collaborating with all creative disciplines, and most important, have a heart for children and developing the next generation of worshippers.

Matthews UMC is a congregation of nearly 4,000 members in the community of Matthews, North Carolina located within the greater Charlotte area. Noted for its strength in multi-style/multi-venue worship, deep compassion and heart for mission, Matthews UMC is poised to continue its strong growth, multi-generationally and multi-culturally for the Kingdom of God.

Candidates should have at minimum a degree in music education, preferably with Orff and/or Kodaly certification. Prefer several years of classroom experience and experience working within the context of a large church environment. In addition, candidates should demonstrate excellent piano and vocal musicianship, strong management skills and creative artistic discernment.

Applicants should contact:

Peter Leo, Director of Music and Worship Arts
Please include resume and 3 references with cover letter

Matthews United Methodist Church