Employment

Immediate Job Opening: Choir Director

The Job:
Lake Shore Church is hiring a Choir Director to lead a weekly anthem. The Choir Director is responsible for running a mid-week practice (currently on Thursday nights) and for directing the choir during Sunday morning worship.

The Employer:
Lake Shore Church is located in St. Clair Shores, MI. We are a Presbyterian church of approximately 300 members. The congregation is known for our worship in both traditional and modern styles. Currently we worship at 10:30am for one service. When we move to two services, the choir will sing at our 9:15am traditional service only.

The Choir:
The choir is part of our traditional worship and consists of approximately 10-12 singers (mostly women). The choir typically sings 3-parts (soprano, alto, and tenor). We are an amateur choir that remains open to all who are willing and wanting to sing. Anthems come from a wide variety of musical styles and typically remain accessible for those without any formal music training.

Support
The position is supported and supervised by the pastor. The choir includes a paid accompanist. Many in the choir have been singing together for a long time and the group self organizes. The right candidate will receive support from the choir and appreciation from the church. Our church boasts a large library of choral music and money is available for the purchase of music.

Terms/Compensation:
$100 per anthem/week. Job runs from October 2021 - May 2022.

Requirements:

  • Passion for music and its ability to bring the people of God into worship.
  • Ability and patience to work with an amateur choir.
  • Ability to choose appropriate anthems.
  • Christian faith and a desire to be present in worship.
  • Prior directing experience is welcome but not necessary.

For more information or to apply, send A resume along with a cover letter to Pastor Adam Grosch at PastorAdam@lakeshorechurch.com

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Nursery Workers Needed

Lake Shore Church located in St. Clair Shores, Michigan is in search of nursery workers for Sunday worship services, and occasional evening events.

We are looking for people ages 15+ who love children and want to care for them in our nursery. There is an infant nursery for children birth through walking, and a toddler nursery for walking through the age of three. The infant nursery is equipped with cribs, swings and rockers. The toddler nursery is equipped with many toys, and snacks are given with the parent's permission.

The pay is minimum wage, and hours are anywhere from 8:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. on Sunday.

Please call Stacey King at 586-777-8533 Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Thank you.