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Organist
St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church seeks an Organist as part of our worship team. The organist position will support our community of believers as primary organist for all traditional and seasonal worship services; accompanist for the Adult Choir, worship leaders, cantors, instrumentalists, and ensembles; responsible for playing at weddings and funerals (additional compensation); and will be an integral part of the worship arts planning team. Applicants must have a high degree of competence and skills able to successfully master our Berghaus three-manual 46-rank pipe organ; be a proficient sight reader, capable of improvisation; and be a proficient performer of a wide range of music styles from classic to contemporary. A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree (advanced degree preferred) in organ performance or in church music with a concentration in organ, with past church experience desired. Understanding and familiarity of Lutheran worship preferred. Salary is commensurate with education and experience—Minimum $15,000. 

For more information contact Jeff Pitzer: jeff@stjohnsbloomington.org.

To apply, please complete the job application and e-mail or mail it with your resume and cover letter to:

Shari Buckellew, 1617 East Emerson Street, Bloomington, IL 61701 / shari@stjohnsbloomington.org

Nursery Attendant
St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church seeks part-time nursery attendants. Nursery attendants are responsible for creating and maintaining a safe and caring Christian environment for young children so that families may participate in ministries of St. John’s. The approximate time commitment is eight hours per month with a flexible schedule of serving on Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings.

For more information contact Shari Buckellew: shari@stjohnsbloomington.org.

To apply, please complete the job application and e-mail or mail it with your resume and cover letter to:

Shari Buckellew, 1617 East Emerson Street, Bloomington, IL 61701 / shari@stjohnsbloomington.org

 

Thank you for considering being part of the St. John's staff!

 

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