Minister of Music

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Who We Are:

We are a spiritually and sexually diverse community who is fully awake to God’s love.  Our Mission is to bring people closer to God and one another.  Our Vision is to be a vibrant, inclusive, progressive Christian community of faith that transforms lives and transforms the world.  Our Core Values are inclusion, community, spiritual transformation and justice.

 

With an average attendance of 150, we have been a spiritual home to many people in San Diego since 1970, originally formed with an intentional outreach to the LGBT community.  Please click the following link to see our “Who We Are” document. (http://storage.cloversites.com/themetropolitancommunitychurchofsandiego/documents/MCCSD%20Brochure%2020141215%20Final.pdf)

 

What We Are Looking For:

We are seeking an enthusiastic, creative musician who has a love for God, music and a desire to use it to enrich the spiritual lives of others.  The ideal candidate is a team-player, servant-leader and a person of faith with an ability to relate well to others.  They also have strong organizational skills, the ability to lead, delegate, and work effectively with a volunteer worship band, choir of 12-18 members and good communication skills with people in general.

Position Description:

Time:  Part-time (20 hours/week)

Worship Style:  Blended

Salary:  TBD

 

Responsibilities include: Working with the Senior Pastor and others to plan music for all worship services; attending weekly staff meetings, preparing for and leading adult choir rehearsal and directing choir performances (Sundays and other concerts throughout the year); coordinating guest musicians and weekly special music (offertory); scheduling and working with band and audio technicians, overseeing weekly Facebook Livestreaming.  Must be available for Annual Special Services (Christmas Eve, Easter, periodic concerts, etc).

  

Current Rehearsal Schedule:

  • Tuesday Evenings 7:00-9:00 PM
  • Sunday 8:00-9:00 AM (Prior to worship services)
  • Weekly Worship – Sundays 9:00 AM & 11:00 AM

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in music and proven experience in church leadership
  • Working knowledge of a variety of Christian music styles – from traditional hymns to contemporary worship music
  • Warm and encouraging attitude for musicians of all skill levels
  • Basic word processing and other computer skills

 

Interested candidates should submit a resume to Rev. Dan Koeshall at [email protected] or through the church office at:

Metropolitan Community Church
2633 Denver St
San Diego, CA  92110