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Positions are posted here and in Church Music Notes for two consecutive months, and must be resubmitted to appear additional months. The newsletter deadline is the 15th of each month prior to the next month's issue. Submissions for both online and newsletter job postings should be made to both linda.warren @ tds.net and ACM @ MadisonACM.org.

(Updated 11. August 2017)

Worship Leader: First Lutheran Church of Stoughton, WI is seeking a part-time leader/pianist for a contemporary Sunday service and special services throughout the year. We are looking for a committed Christian who wants to lead an established praise band by selecting music, directing rehearsals and playing keyboards on a grand or electric piano. The position includes 6 – 8 weekends off per year and is available immediately. Organ skills also preferred but not required. For consideration, please email a cover letter and resumé to info@flcstoughton.com or mail to Worship Leader Staff Search, First Lutheran Church, PO Box 322, Stoughton, WI 53589. (8/17)

Organist/Pianist: Congregational United Church of Christ, an Open and Affirming congregation in Evansville, WI, (about 1/2 hour south of Madison via Hwy 14) has an immediate opening for a keyboardist to join our team. She/he will work with the pastor and the music committee to provide music for our worship services using the organ, piano, or the clavinova. This is a part time position requiring availability two Sundays per month. The service begins at 10:30 am, except in the summer months (June, July, August) when the service begins at 9:30. Pay is $50/Sunday without the choir and $100 when accompanying the choir. Choir rehearsals are immediately before service. To learn more about us, please check our website at www.evansvilleucc.org. Please submit your resumé with a cover letter to our email address at evansvilleuccsec@aol.com. Your talents will be appreciated here! (4/17, 5/17, 6/17, 7/17, 8/17)

Director of Music: West Middleton Lutheran Church, Middleton, WI is seeking a dedicated director of music to plan, select music, develop, rehearse, and lead our choir and praise team. Part-time position. Will be responsible for the music program and supervision of program, as well as recruit and develop new members to participate in the choir and praise team. Looking for a creative, enthusiastic team player to work in collaboration with the pastor and Worship and Music Committee, Experience required, with a commitment to excellence in worship. Must pass a background check. Contact us by calling (608) 833-5815 or by email at admin@wmlchurch.org. (8/17)

Adult & Men's Choir Director: Be part of a talented music leadership team at Salem United Church of Christ in Verona, WI where music is an integral part of the congregational worship experience! Part-time position to rehearse the church’s adult choir and men’s choir on Wednesday nights, and direct the choirs for Sunday and special services. In concert with the Council and the Music and Worship team, the Choir Director oversees the recruitment of members, rehearsal scheduling and selection of choir music in support of all services and special music events. Salary negotiable based on experience. Please send a resumé, including salary history, references, and letter of application to Choir Director Search Committee, Salem United Church of Christ, 502 Mark Drive, P.O. Box 930125, Verona, Wisconsin, 53593 or email Lisa Hart at lhart@wcucc.org. (8/17)

Handbell Choir Director: Midvale Community Lutheran Church, Madison, WI seeks a director for its Handbell Choir. The director is a salaried position based on 3-5 hours/week from late-August through May. Responsibilities include coordinating and leading the Handbell Choir during scheduled weekly rehearsals and during worship at least once per month from September to May, including worship on Easter and Christmas Eve. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resumé to Pastor Blake Rohrer at blaker@midvalelutheran.org by August 20. A full position description is available on the church website at www.midvalelutheran.org or by contacting the church office (608) 238-7119. (7/17, 8/17)

Artistic Director: The Choral Arts Society Chorale (CASC) of Madison, WI is looking for an artistic director to lead an amateur community choir of 25 - 40 singers in weekly rehearsals, develop program themes, select concert music, work with the CASC board to promote the choir and recruit singers. Direct two concerts per semester (December and May). This is a paid position. For a complete job description, please send a letter of interest to choralartsmadison@gmail.com. For more information about the group, visit the CASC website at http://choralartsmadison.org. (7/17, 8/17)

Children's Music Coordinator: Covenant Presbyterian Church in Madison, WI is seeking a part-time Children’s Music Coordinator for an established and comprehensive music program for preschool children through eighth grade. Responsibilities would include recruiting choir members, leading rehearsals on Sunday mornings, directing the choir in worship once a month, recruiting and organizing practices and appearances for the liturgical dancers, meeting with staff for worship and special event planning, and providing communication for parents. Special events could include a Christmas pageant, Vacation Bible School, Sunday School Sing-Alongs and community outreach opportunities. Position is a 10 month/year, 8-10 hours per week position. Applicant ideally would have a degree or certificate in music education, 2-3 years’ experience leading children’s choirs and background in dance. Questions or resumés may be emailed to Melissa Hinz at mhinz@covenantmadison.org. (7/17, 8/17)

Music Director: Holy Communion Episcopal Church in Lake Geneva, WI is seeking a Music Director to lead our Music Ministry. We are a small traditionally oriented liturgical parish looking for someone who can mix a bit of newer musical experience with our traditional liturgical service. Service music is provided from the 1982 Hymnal. The person we seek will have strong keyboard skills and be capable of leading choir anthems as well as congregational hymns. We have a beautiful 1883 Opus 1144 Hook and Hastings pipe organ (two manual and pedal, mechanical action, 11 ranks) and wonderful Hailun grand piano. Please send a note expressing your interest along with a short bio and contact information to hceclgaccounting@sbcglobal.net. Compensation and terms of service to be negotiated. (7/17, 8/17)

Organist/Pianist: The Congregational United Church of Christ in Whitewater, WI is seeking a year around organist/pianist for the 10:00 am Sunday service beginning October 15. The position requires playing suitable music for a Prelude, Postlude, Communion, Offertory, hymns and accompanying the choir or special music. The church has a 3 year old Quantum Q390 Electronic Allen Organ with an 80 stop three-manual console featuring seven distinctive stop lists, plus a grand piano. To learn more about our church please visit www.whitewaterucc.org For more information about the position please contact Geraldine Jennings at (262) 473-3909 or grjenmus6@gmail.com, or Karen O'Connor at (262) 473-8302. (7/17, 8/17)

Church Music Director: St. John's United Church of Christ in Monroe, WI is seeking a professional in the ministry of church music to enrich the worship and spiritual life of a congregation. A 22 hour/week salary position responsible for preparing and providing worship service music, including rehearsing and directing choirs, soloists or ensembles, and serving as organist for the services. Coordinate and prepare the music schedule of choirs, and other musicians for special music throughout the year. Serve as primary musical resource for church funerals, weddings, and special worship celebrations. A Master’s Degree in Music with training as an organist or Associate of the American Guild of Organists is preferred. Complete job description available during regular business hours. Send resumé to stjohnsucc@tds.net or complete application at St. John’s United Church of Christ; 1724 14th St.; Monroe WI 53566. Website: http://stjohnsuccmonroe.org (7/17, 8/17)

Part-time Organist: Carteret Street United Methodist Church, Beaufort, SC, is seeking a part-time organist who will provide music in a worshipful spirit on Sunday morning (9 am/11 am, September - May; 10 am, June - August) and other occasions. 12-rank Möller, updated in 2013 by A.E. Schleuter; grand piano. Music degree preferred; experience in a church setting. 12-15 hours/week; salary range $16,000 - $20,500. Send resumé and three professional references to apply, or for more detailed information, contact Mrs. Cindy Keener, Staff-Parish Relations Chair at CSUMC@islc.net or phone the church office at (843) 524-3841. (7/17, 8/17)

Choir Director: First Congregational United Church of Christ of Waukesha, WI seeks a flexible, creative, team-oriented musician who will join us to lead our music ministry. Preferred candidate will have choral directing experience and the ability to rehearse the choir one evening a week. Keyboard skills and/or ability to play for worship at times preferred. Questions and inquiries, please email Rev. Brittany Barber at fcw.pastor@gmail.com . (6/17, 7/17, 8/17)