Assistant Director of Music and Arts

First Presbyterian Church of Vero Beach
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Type of Position: 
Application Deadline: 
Monday, May 31, 2021


Assistant Director of Music and Arts


Implement vision of Director of Music and Arts


Director of Music and Arts


Full Time Salaried

Position Summary

  • Help oversee the general administration of all arts and music programs
  • Help facilitate implementation of the churches vision for the arts
  • Help develop new music and arts programs in keeping with established goals (specifically youth community choir, youth concert band ensemble, and a praise team)
  • Help maximize effectiveness of current music and arts programs
  • Provide leadership to music and arts staff and volunteers

Personal Characteristics

  • Professional 
  • Conscientious
  • Courteous and polite
  • Well educated and still hungry to learn and grow professionally, personally, and spiritually
  • Excellent listening and communicating skills in individual and group settings
  • Adaptable and flexible to different situations
  • Excellent leadership skills but still willing to learn and take advice

Professional Characteristics

  • Very skilled and knowledgeable in all styles of music and genres
  • Accomplished vocalist, organist, conductor, and wind/brass player
  • Skillful at locating and developing in-house talent
  • Comfortable conducting and leading choirs of any size, orchestras of any size, and ensembles (strings, wind, etc.)

Job Responsibilities

  • Motivate and align music personnel towards the specific vision of the music and arts programs of the church.
  • Ensure all music and arts productions and performances are of an excellent and high quality
  • Develop small group support systems within the music personnel
  • Help supervise and facilitate PRIMO School of Performing Arts, developing it into the FPCVB School of Performing Arts 
  • Help supervise, perform in, and facilitate the Concert Series
  • Help develop in-house talent as well as bring in professional showcase musicians
  • Develop network within the community so that through performance, teaching students, and general exposure the church is reflected positively within the community.
  • Ensure that the church is known far and wide for its excellence in the arts.
  • Work with the Music and Worship Committee to ensure the churches vision is reached.

Evaluation Standards

  • MBO 
  • Specific competency in established job requirements 

Showcase Reel

Compensation and Benefits: 

Full time salaried position between $40,000-$45,000 with full benefits.

Application Procedure: 

Please contact Dr. Jacob Craig directly at if interested or for any questions.

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