Director of Music and Worship Arts
Caswell Springs United Methodist Church in Moss Point, MS, is seeking a new Director of Music and Worship Arts to guide this thriving area of our church’s ministry in the years ahead. The primary expectations of this full-time staff position are directing our adult choir, youth choir, and graded children’s choir program. Additional expectations include: selecting appropriate music for our primarily traditional worship services; supervising our part-time pianist; leading a team of volunteers in the areas of music, liturgical dance, drama, and multimedia; leading an annual summer music/drama camp for upper elementary children; overseeing the upkeep of musical instruments, sound equipment, and music library. The qualified candidate will have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in music, and have experience in music ministry. The preferred candidate will be able to demonstrate excellence as a conductor and singer, and proficiency as a pianist; be able to articulate an understanding of Christian worship and familiarity with United Methodist liturgy; be a Spirit-led person who, in accordance with the mission of the UMC, is committed to making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. The starting salary for this full-time position is $40,000 - $48,000, and is commensurate with experience and qualifications. A generous continuing education budget is also part of the compensation package. Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter, and three references to the chair of our search committee, Glenn Dickerson, at Dickerson05@bellsouth.net. No additional application materials are needed at this time. The position is available on January 1, 2018, and applications will be taken until the position is filled.
Contact: Kevin Bradley
Address: 18601 Highway 63 Moss Point MS 39562