Director of Music Ministries
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Job Description

Director of Music Ministries
All Saints Lutheran Church

Organizational placement: Reports to pastor

Primary responsibilities:

  • Conduct the Senior Choir

  • Program appropriate worship music

    • Traditional service (as per guidelines in Evangelical Lutheran Worship)

    • Contemporary service

    • Anthems

    • Special music

  • Supervise music staff

    • Organist

    • Accompanist

  • Coordinate and oversee volunteer musicians and groups

    • Contemporary worship team

    • Men's choir

    • Children's special music

    • Special music providers

Secondary responsibilities:

  • Coordinate substitute musicians during absences of music staff

  • Develop new music programs and groups

  • Participate as de facto member of the Worship Planning Action Team

Required knowledge, skills, and abilities:

  • Choral conducting skills

  • Musical literacy

  • Practical working knowledge of appropriate literature and musical resources

  • Verbal and written communication skills

Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor-level degree in music

Other preferred qualifications:

  • Choral conducting experience

  • Experience with various types of worship music

  • Piano skills

  • Other instrumental and/or vocal performance skills and experience