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Pianist

Pianist
 
Organization Description: St. Peter United Church of Christ in Lake Zurich, Illinois is a congregation
who seeks to offer diverse opportunities for all (ages, orientation, genders, political/theological
perspectives, etc) to belong, engage, and act out their Christian faith.
 
Supervisor: Senior Pastor
Position Status: Contractor (approximately 2 hours/week on Sundays; occasional evenings/holidays
services)
 
Position Summary: The pianist will join our rotation of musicians who play approximately once a
month and occasionally at special services (funerals, weddings, holidays).
 
Core Responsibilities
• Accompany congregational singing in a wide variety of styles (traditional hymnody, spirituals,
praise and worship songs)
• Select and play sacred preludes, offertories, postludes for worship services
• Accompany the choir or other special musical groups as requested (may include rehearsals)
 
Qualifications
• Demonstrates a strong personal faith in God: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit
• Welcomes and embraces all, no matter who they are or where they are on their journey
• Skilled pianist, preferably with a bachelor’s degree in music
• Proficient in a wide variety of musical styles and choral accompaniment
• Team player with a positive attitude, sense of humor, and flexibility
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Experience working for a church preferred
Start Date: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2019
City: 
Lake Zurich
State: 
Illinois
Employer: 
St. Peter UCC
Job Type: 
Part-Time
Job Category: 
Music Ministry
Denomination: 
United Church of Christ (UCC)