Director of Music and Worship Ministries

Director of Music and Worship Ministries – up to 24 hours per week ($25/hr)
First United Methodist Church of Appleton
325 E. Franklin Street, Appleton WI 54911
This position requires a two-year degree with extensive background in music and music education.  Candidates must be self-motivated, self-directed, maintain confidentially, and establish favorable relationships with staff.  Acquainting yourself with First United Methodist Church (FUMC), church members, & community are required.  The Director of Music & Worship Ministries will exhibit the values, mission and goals of the church in all aspects of responsibilities. 
Job Responsibilities
  1. Schedule and supervise entire music staff, both vocal and instrumental.
  2. Coordinate the sound and video ministries.  Recruit, schedule and supervise the volunteer team for services, service taping and livestreaming.
  3. Regularly recruit, support and encourage various ensembles and soloists for the music ministry.
  4. Develop and oversee the budget for the entire music ministry and order necessary items to enhance the music ministry.
  5. Direct the Sanctuary Choir, select music, and recruit participants to join the music ministry.
  6. Plan with pastors the music for scheduled and special worship services and prepare for a meaningful and high-quality worship service.
  7. Plan special musical events for the congregation to include various musical ensembles.
  8. Oversee the upkeep and maintenance of musical instruments, rights managements and worship related technology such as A/V, lighting and computer equipment.
  9. Provide communication regarding the music ministry through various written announcements.
  10. Other duties as assigned. 
All qualified parties please send resumé to:
                First United Methodist Church Appleton
                325 E. Franklin Street
                Appleton, WI 54911
                Attention: Steve Spangenberg, SPRC Chairperson
Fax: (920-882-1461) Attention: SPRC Steve Spangenberg, Chairperson


Contact: Steve Spangenberg

Address: 325 E Franklin St Appleton WI 54911

Phone: 920-734-2677