Employment Opportunities at Prince of Peace

IMMEDIATE MUSICIAN OPENING:

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church (ELCA) in Woodridge, IL, is seeking a part-time musician (organ preferred, piano required) to support our Sunday Service and Adult Choir. This is a year-round position serving a small congregation in the Western Suburbs.

Responsibilities:

  • • Lead congregation with weekly hymns and service music for one (1) Sunday morning service at 10:00 a.m.
  • • Work closely with Adult Choir Director as rehearsal accompanist at Sunday morning practice (9:00-9:45 a.m.; September to May)
  • • Report to Pastor and Worship & Music Committee
  • • Provide music for special services—mid-week festival worship occasions, Christmas Eve, Community Thanksgiving Service, (Sunday evening preceding Thanksgiving Day), Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and an annual Healing Service
  • • Opportunities for income by playing funerals and weddings

Compensation and Benefits, General Information

  • Salary: $11,500
  • • Four Sundays annually are provided as Paid Time Off
  • • Services are traditional in nature, utilizing the Evangelical Lutheran Worship and some contemporary anthems
  • • Position reports to the Pastor and Worship & Music Committee
  • • Opportunity to assist in selecting weekly service music is available

Qualifications

  • • Exceptional skills on organ (preferred) and piano (must-have).
  • • Ability to work well with Choir Director, Pastor and Church Council
  • • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a church-related setting is preferred
  • • Degree in organ or piano performance preferred, but not required

Contact:

Submit interest letter, resume and any supporting recordings/videos to Search Committee via

Kate Loeffler (misskatesings@gmail.com)

or mail to

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church

2600 – 75th Street

Woodridge, IL 60517