Job Openings

The Lexington chapter of the AGO posts job listings as a service to local and regional churches and other institutions. Position listings do not necessarily imply endorsement by the Lexington chapter of the AGO, nor does the Lexington chapter of the AGO accept responsibility for the accuracy of the material provided for these listings. Jobs will be listed upon request, free of charge, for two months.

To list your job opening on this page contact the Placement Chair, Schuyler Robinson, swrobin@uky.edu.

The Louisville AGO Chapter also has a list of Employment Opportunities in the Louisville area.

Director of Music Ministries

Faith Lutheran Church, ELCA, Lexington, KY

Faith Lutheran Church, ELCA, in Lexington, KY is seeking a full-time Director of Music Ministries. This position will work in collaboration with the pastoral staff in developing music for worship services. The Director will perform organ and piano music for two Sunday morning services in addition to other festival services and special events such as weddings and funerals. The Director will also lead and rehearse with several choirs (adult, youth, children, and hand bell) and will also provide direction and rehearse with cantors and assisting ministers. Qualifications require a Bachelor's degree in music, churchmusic or other related degree though a Master's degree is preferred. The position prefers at least 5 years of related experience in a church worship and music ministry with demonstrated skill and competency playing organ and piano and leading a choir and other musical groups. Prefer knowledge of Lutheran theology, liturgical practice and use of music in worship. Please submit resume, references and salary requirement to: Dr. Michael Pasquarello at michael.pasquarello@asburyseminary.edu. Starting date for the position is February 1, 2015.

Posted 11/18/2014

Director of Music Ministries (part time)

Winchester First United Methodist Church, Winchester, KY

This position will work in collaboration with the pastoral staff, church musician (pianist/organist) and choir in developing music for worship services. The Director leads the Adult Choir and coordinates with the Handbell Choir and will also provide direction and coordination with special musical artists and instrumentalists. Our Musical assets include our Baldwin Grand piano, 1917, refurbished 21 Rank Pipe Organ, 18 member Choir, and 4 Octave Handbell Choir with extensive music library including instrumental parts. Qualifications require specific education in music. We are an active Church with a long range plan focused on inward spiritual growth and outward mission focus. The position prefers at least 5 years of related experience in a church worship and music ministry with demonstrated skill in program development and leading a choir and other musical groups. Candidates should be able to demonstrate professional skill, personal maturity and strength of character. Please submit resume, references and salary requirement to: Betsy Fink atwinfirstky@outlook.com. Website: http://www.winfumc.org: facebook: Winchester First United Methodist Church

Posted 12/17/2014

Church Organist/Pianist (part time)

Winchester First United Methodist Church, Winchester, KY

This position will work in collaboration with the pastoral staff, music director and choir in providing accompanying piano and organ music for the congregation and choir at Sunday Morning Services and during several special music events. Our Musical assets include our Baldwin Grand piano, 1917, refurbished 21 Rank Pipe Organ, 18 member Choir, and 4 Octave Handbell Choir with extensive music library including instrumental parts. Qualifications require specific education in music, and requisite experience in a performing. Candidates should be able to demonstrate professional skill, personal maturity and strength of character. Please submit resume, references and salary requirement to: Betsy Fink atwinfirstky@outlook.com. Website: http://www.winfumc.org: facebook: Winchester First United Methodist Church

Posted 12/17/2014

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