Good Shepherd and St. John the Evangelist is seeking an organist and a choir director OR an organist/choir director.
We are in Milford, PA, one hour East of Scranton at the tri-state juncture of NJ/PA/NY.
Works well with people.
Understands the place of mission and ministry in his work with the Church.
Works collaboratively with parish staff members, choir and parishioners.
Understands the importance of the integration of direction with team effort.
Education and experience in organ music.
Significant interpersonal skills.
The organist/choir director for Good Shepherd will be directly accountable to the Rector
and will keep the rector informed on the ongoing activities of the choir.
Compensation is within the guidelines of the AGO.
AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES:
Plays the organ for all 10am Sunday services and all services of Holy Week.
Plays the organ on alternate Sundays at the 8 am service.
Directs the choir during worship services.
Arranges for the worship music in collaboration with the Rector and worship committee.
Will be asked first when there is a request for an organist for funerals, weddings or other special liturgies.
Will complete all diocesan requirements for Safeguarding our Children.
Adheres to the Employee Handbook, the Constitutions and Canons of the
Episcopal Church and of the Diocese of Bethlehem as they relate to lay employees.
The Rev. Mary Ellen Dolan
Church of the Good Shepherd and St. John the Evangelist
110 W. Catherine Street
Milford, PA 18337