PAM Worship and Music Conferences

Membership Quick Links  

Renew membership

Become a member


Update member account

The Presbyterian Leader

Conference News


For website additions, corrections and comments, email the website administrator at
Follow us on Facebook





Posting Organization
Person to Contact:
EXPIRED - Peter Pursino - 8/9/2013
Church Name:
Faith Presbyterian Church
Church Address 1:
2200 North Meridian Rd
Church Address 2:
FL Zip: 32303  
Church Phone Number: (850)385-6151

Contact Phone Number:
(if different)

Fax number:
Web address:
E-mail address
Application deadline (date):
Position to be filled by (date):
All jobs are posted for four months unless we are notified that the position has been filled or to extend the posting.
Position Description
1. Part Time
2. Position Title : Associate Director of Music: Organist
3. Degree requirements: Bachelor's Degree in Music or equivalent experience. Demonstrated excellence in organ performance an
4. Experience requirements: Minimum of three years preferred
5. Usual number of Sunday services: 2 per week
  Number of other weekly services: per week
  Number of annual occasional services: 10-15 per year
6. Usual total number of weekly rehearsals this musician will be directly involved
with: 2 per week
7. Choirs and ensembles: (Please tell us how many choirs of each type your church has now.)
  Adult : 2     Youth : 2      Chldren's : 2      Handbell : 2  
  Please list which choirs/ensembles the person in this position will be expected to
direct/accompany personally:

Accompany all rehearsals and performances of the Chancel Choir (11:00 a.m. worship service), the Sanctuary Choir (8:15 a.m. worship service), the Youth Choir, and other ensembles as needed. Prepare and rehearse all special music (soloists, ensembles, instrumentalists) for worship services and other church functions as requested by the director of music or Senior Pastor of the church. This includes funerals, weddings and wedding rehearsals. Other duties will be assigned as appropriate to the qualification of the candidate.
8. Please list other paid and volunteer musicians on the staff (e.g., soloists, accompanists, directors):

(Read page 7 "PAM's Compensation Guidelines" from the PAM Booklet Guidelines for the Employment of Church Musicians in Presbyterian Churches for comparison.)  

1. Estimated number of hours per week (average) required for this position: 20
2. Salary range $ 18,000 minimum (Please enter a minimum figure or a range; the word "Negotiable" is not sufficient.)
3. Benefits: (Please check all that apply)
Major Medical Insurance Retirement/Pension Plan
Disability insurance Unemployment
Sick leave Paid vacation weeks
Housing allowance Parental leave
Car/Travel allowance Continuing education funding
Study/Professional leave Book/Music allowance
Other benefits:
Church Information
1. Number of members: 1100
2. Average worship attendance: 400
3. Total church budget: $ 1,200,000.00
4. Organ(s) Builder : Holtkamp
Date : 1982
  Number of manuals (keyboards) : 2
Number of ranks: 0

Other instruments: Pianos        Handbells         Orff

6. Music budget (not to include staff salary package): $
7. Please write a very brief statement concerning the congregation's expectations regarding worship and music.
  Faith is a congregation of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). Faith was founded as a colony of First Presbyterian (Tallahassee) in 1954. At Faith Presbyterian Church, we welcome all persons who seek to know, love and serve Jesus Christ and who want to grow and mature as Christ's faithful disciples. Those who visit our church know us for our inspiring worship with beautiful music, the mission we undertake in our community and world, our dedication to growing in faith with understanding, and our devotion to all those in our church family. Our church is located a few miles away from Florida State University, Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, and Tallahassee Community College.
8. Comments or additional information:
  Send �a �current �resume� and cover letter to: ��Faith Presbyterian Church; ATTN: Peter Pursino; 2200 North Meridian Rd; Tallahassee, FL 32303. Electronic submission �should �be �sent �to��with ��Music �Search� in �the �subject �line. �Screening �of �applications �will �begin �immediately �and continue �until �a �suitable �candidate �is �hired. �


For website corrections and comments, email the website administrator at