Director of Music Ministries - Wilmington Island UMC, Savannah


Wilmington Island United Methodist Church (195 Wilmington Island Road; Savannah, GA 31410) is seeking a Director of Music Ministries. 

Job Description: This is a full-time position, responsible for developing and coordinating all aspects of the Traditional and Blended Worship Services in support of the weekly messages. The Director of Music Ministries will lead the members and guests of WIUMC in praise and worship of God through various musical and creative elements.

WIUMC is a family of faith, located on a barrier island on the coast of Georgia, seeking to increase participation in worship through a vital music ministry. Abilities required in traditional and contemporary music leadership in vocals, instrumentation, developing musical personnel: Chancel Choir, Praise Band, Handbell Choir, Children’s Choir, and various ensembles.

We seek a person, male or female, having a Christ-centered life exhibited through personal faith and worship. We desire a person with a degree in music or related field; a firm history of music leadership and directing; with good oral and written communication skills; the ability to be a team player collaborating with various staff and church members; and a person with experience in lighting/sound/technical knowledge.

Salary: Compensation will be negotiated based on education, experience and skills, in the monetary range up to $60,000.00.

To apply: Please email your resume, include three references that will be contacted by the search committee and a link to view the applicant directing worship or a choir. Following the review by the committee, selected candidates will be scheduled for a phone screening and possible face-to-face interview with the search committee and to spend time with our music teams.

Please respond to this posting by emailing with the subject line “Director of Music Minister Search.”