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Accompanist/Organist at Village on Antioch
Overview of Position: The accompanist/organist will work closely with the director of music and volunteer musicians to plan and implement meaningful worship and rehearsal experiences, and engage in the community of the church.
This small but growing music ministry will provide an excellent environment for a keyboardist to offer and develop a variety of church music skills and creativity.
Hours per week: 10 hours, to include one weeknight adult choir rehearsal and one Sunday morning worship service
Reports to: The director of music at Village on Antioch
-provide reliable and creative accompaniment to congregational song
-accompany adult choir at weeknight rehearsals and Sunday morning musical offerings
-accompany occasional soloists and small ensembles
-provide thoughtful and appropriate service music from the piano or organ (such as preludes, postludes, offertories)
-arrange for maintenance and tuning of organ and pianos
-provide music for memorial services and weddings (for extra compensation)
-perform other duties as needed
-in consultation with director of music, arrange for qualified substitute accompanist/organist when needed
-proficient in piano and organ performance
-ability to sight read hymns and moderate-difficulty choral anthems
-ability to read open-score
-four years of experience playing in a church setting
-experience accompanying choirs
Organ: Allen, Quantum Series Q-410
Piano: 6-foot Kawai grand piano
Salary: commensurate with experience
Please send resume to Ryan Main, director of music at Village on Antioch, at firstname.lastname@example.org
We will collect applications until the position is filled.
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Summer Youth Internship at Village Presbyterian Church on Mission
Are you a college sophomore, junior or senior who is seeking a ministry position this summer? Do you want to:
• Gain practical ministry experience?
• Work in an atmosphere of personal and professional guidance and support?
• Explore your gifts and call to vocational ministry?
• Grow spiritually and theologically?
• Work with other college students in relational ministry with middle and high school students?
If so, we have a terrific opportunity here at Village Presbyterian Church! Each summer we hire several college students as full-time, paid interns in our youth department, and each summer our middle and high school students look forward to their arrival.
Village Presbyterian Church is a 5,000-member church, located in the suburbs of Kansas City. Village offers many programs including a strong youth ministry program that is thriving with students from across the metro area.
Our interns’ primary responsibilities include:
• Planning and running weekly summer programming for middle and high school students.
• Organizing, preparing, and leading four youth trips: youth choir tour, MS mission trip, HS trip to Montreat Youth Conference, and HS Boundary Waters canoe trip. Interns will be assigned to two to three trips and will not typically be asked to attend all four.
• Spending relational time with students, such as coffee, lunch and other outings.
• Being a positive role model and example of faith for our middle and high schoolers.
Interested candidates should send a resume, statement of faith (or simply a letter about your faith journey) and one letter of recommendation email@example.com. Phone interviews will be conducted as soon as viable candidates apply. Candidates must be sophomores in college or older to apply.
Our 2018 internship start date is May 29 going through mid-August. Exact end date can be flexible from person to person. Salary is $400 a week for up to 10 weeks. Interns who are not local will be provided housing with a church host family.
Visit www.villagepresyouth.org for more information about our youth department and programs. Please visit www.villagepres.org for more information about the ministry and other programs of Village Presbyterian Church.
Contact Information: firstname.lastname@example.org 6641 Mission Road, Prairie Village, KS 66208