Choir Director

Calvary Baptist Church
Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States

Date Posted: 05/02/2018
Categories: Music Ministry
Denominations: Baptist -- American
Church Size: 151 to 250
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:



CHURCH:  Calvary Baptist Church of Allentown,

                   4601 W. Tilghman Street

                   Allentown, PA   18104

DENOMINATION:  American Baptist Churches USA(ABC/USA)

CHURCH SIZE:  200-300

WORSHIP STYLE: Blended/traditional

SALARY:  $14,000-$17,000 depending on experience and



JOB DESCRIPTION:   The Choir Director shall be a person of faith who will support the church’s mission statement and values.

Mission:  “Growing lives by embracing everyone in the love of Christ”

Values:  Diversity, Caring, Inspirational, Missional


-        Select the music for and direct the choir from the beginning of

    September through the second Sunday in June.

-        Lead the choir in the performance of special seasonal music  

     including but not limited to Lent, Easter, Advent, and Christmas Eve.

-      Arrange for special non-choir music for June, July, and August and as

     necessary throughout the year primarily by utilizing talents within the


-      Consult with the church staff and independent groups such as praise team and bell choir in the planning process so that music will

     support worship and preaching themes.

-      Serve on the Worship Committee as an ex-officio member.

-      Pursue efforts to grow the ministry of music and allow for adaptation as

    the needs of the church change.

-      Coordinate with the Christian Education Board to include children and

     youth music in the Worship Service and help provide music for them in

     Sunday School.


CONTACT INFORMATION:                                                                          

Please send resume to:

Mrs. Ann Matlack, Worship Committee Chairperson                 Rev. Manfred von Harten

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