Job Openings at Lake Magdalene UMC

Director of Traditional Music Ministry

REPORTS TO: Senior Pastor

POSITION PURPOSE: To lead the visioning, planning, and coordination of a Christian ministry of music arts outreach to the church and community at large.

POSITION STATUS: Full-Time, Exempt


  • - Affirms and embraces the mission and vision of Lake Magdalene United Methodist Church
  • - Demonstrates personal lifestyle and values that are consistent with spiritual leadership
  • - A Christ-centered, biblically rooted faith, with a sense of seeing the leading of worship as a call to God’s ministry.



  • - Bachelor’s Degree in Vocal Music
  • - Master’s Degree in Choral Conducting preferred
  • - Proficiency in music including choral, instrumental and keyboard
  • - Skills, aptitude, training and experience in worship with choirs of all ages including bell choirs
  • - Knowledge of sacred choral repertoire that spans the centuries through present day compositions
  • - Basic understanding of technology and computers
  • - A team-player who works well with other members of the church staff and works well with volunteers.
  • - A minimum of 5 year of church experience is required



  • - Assist in creating, developing and planning worship experiences to lead a diverse congregation use a wide range of music styles
  • - Invite, train, support and equip persons for ministry through the chancel choir, orchestra, hand bells, musical ensembles, children and youth choirs.



Salary range $50-60,000 along with health insurance, pension and the opportunity to offer private lessons.


STARTING DATE: August 1, 2021



Pastor Brent Byerman

Resumes accepted through June 13, 2021

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