Assistant Director of Music and Arts

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

Title

Assistant Director of Music and Arts

Role

Implement vision of Director of Music and Arts

Supervisor

Director of Music and Arts

Hours

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 jcraigpiano1@gmail.com if interested or for any questions.

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