Avondale United Methodist Church in Birmingham, Alabama, is seeking a part-time Director of Music Ministry. The primary responsibility of the Director is to organize, direct, and rehearse the adult chancel choir for services in a traditional worship setting. Other responsibilities include oversight of and collaboration with the organist, coordinating and leading a seasonal children’s choir, contracting instrumentalists and vocalists for special occasions as needed, organizing special musical performances during the liturgical seasons of the year (particularly Christmas and Easter), and collaboration with the minister in the planning of worship services. This is an 8-10 hour per week position that includes Sunday morning worship and a weekly rehearsal on Wednesday evenings. All candidates shall be asked to demonstrate proficiency through an informal audition process. Knowledge of worship in the United Methodist tradition is preferred. Interested candidates should email a resume, cover letter, and three references to Rev. Malinda Weaver (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Contact: Rev. Malinda Weaver
Address: 500-40th Street South Birmingham AL 35222