Director of Music

February 15, 2022

Doe Run Presbyterian Church, East Fallowfield, PA

Doe Run Presbyterian Church is a small country church looking to employ a Director of Music.  Employment would be effective June 1, 2022.

The position includes providing music for worship services:  prelude, offertory, postlude, hymns, and others as required.  There is one Sunday morning worship service and three evening services during the year.

This individual also directs the choir which sings at most worship services from September through May and which also rehearses one evening each week during that time.  During the summer months the director provides special music as able, including soloists (vocal or instrumental), small groups, etc.

Hours:  flexible.  Salary:  to be determined.

Contact person:  Sally Hammond, 610 312 1798 or 

JOB DESCRIPTION/MUSIC DIRECTOR

Purpose:  to contribute to the church worship program by directing and participating in its music program.

  • Serve as ex-officio member of the worship committee.
  • Meet with the pastor as needed to determine music choices for weekly/special services.
  • Direct weekly choir rehearsals and performances September - May.
  • Schedule soloists/music groups to perform at any time during the year.
  • Plan for special events (ie cantatas) as needed.
  • Prepare/practice required music.
  • Schedule needed maintenance for pianos, organ.
  • Purchase any required music licenses.
  • Submit appropriate budget information as requested.

This position answers to the pastor and session through the personnel committee.

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