Director of Music Ministries 156 views

Job Description

Primary Function
The Director of Music Ministries (DMM) is responsible for overseeing the musical elements of the worship experience. The ideal candidate must hold a degree in music, church music, related degree, or possess demonstrated proficiency and experience in church music; be creative both musically and in developing the program; have experience in or demonstrate a willingness to learn Lutheran theology, liturgical practice, and use of church music; demonstrate skill and competency at the keyboard (piano and organ); possess a willingness to recruit and collaborate with instrumentalists and vocalists for the weekly services; and have the ability to work well with others and participate collaboratively with staff, the Pastor, and congregational leaders. The DMM will report directly to the Pastor.

Primary Duties
• Plan all worship music in consultation with the Pastor, including up to two services a week, plus major liturgical holidays and other Festival days as requested.
• Direct, accompany, develop, and rehearse the church choir on a weekly basis.
• Attend weekly staff meetings.
• Communicate regularly with the congregation through print media, e-mail, and/or social media.
• Compile and submit annual budgets and end-of-year reports.
• Maintain the music library and supervise maintenance of instruments.
• Maintain professional development in church music.

Salary: $22,000 per year

How To Apply

Please send a letter of interest and an updated resume to Bryan Mullins at

More Information

  • Education Level Bachelors
  • Years of Experience 2-5
  • Ministry Size 251-500
  • Church Affiliation Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
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Denomination: Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (ELCA)
Church Membership: 282
Weekly Average Attendance: 95

“Begin Anew! At Saint Nicholas Lutheran Church, the people of God welcome all who choose to worship joyfully with us. Regardless of where you are from or your lot in life, we value all of God’s people and invite you to enjoy God each and every Sunday. Special things are happening at this place of worship; we hope you choose to join us.

Joyful Worship: Every Sunday at 9:30 AM

Sunday School: Returning 9/10 at 11:00 AM

Bi-weekly Interactive Worship: Begins Sunday, 9/17 at 12:00 PM

Saint Nicholas Lutheran Church is located at 1450 Plum Point, Rd, Huntingtown, Maryland 20639, just a few miles north of the town of Prince Frederick, the county seat of beautiful and historic Calvert County. The Saint Nicholas steeple and cross are a dramatic and familiar sight for commuters returning to the community as they round the curve just about a mile after they exit Calvert County’s main north/south Route 2/4 corridor. We are located across the street from Plum Point Middle School.

  • Location 1450 Plum Point Road, Huntingtown, MD 20639
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