Employment Opportunity: Pianist

First Presbyterian Church, Jefferson City, TN seeks someone to fill the position of pianist. While the ideal candidate will additionally be able to play organ on occasion, this is not a requirement. This position is an exempt, part-time, administrative staff, typically requiring approximately 5-10 hours/week.  It is available as of April 1, 2021. 

Job Description

This person will attend weekly staff meetings and monthly committee meetings to plan music for services in accordance with the Presbyterian (PCUSA) theology of worship.  Job responsibilities include providing appropriate service music for the Sunday morning worship service; providing accompaniment for all worship music (including hymns, choir anthems, and soloists); and providing music for special services, as requested.  

Qualifications include skills in piano, with organ being a bonus, familiarity with the Presbyterian Church (preferred), an engaging personality with exceptional interpersonal skills, strong organizational skills, and ability to communicate effectively.  

Compensation is $150 per week of service.

To apply, please send your resume to Shanna Carmack, Chair, Search Task Force, at scarmack87@gmail.com.