We are currently hiring for one position.


Director of Music and Arts Ministries

This position opens in September 2017.

First United Methodist Church of Olympia, Washington, a healthy, progressive congregation is seeking to expand our music and arts ministries in the local church and larger community. We are enjoying some very exciting growth opportunities and are looking for the right person to join our professional team.

This full-time position, to begin in September 2017, will assist the appointed clergy in coordinating existing music ministries and developing new arts and spirituality ministries to implement the church’s ambitious strategic plan. The Director of Music and the Arts will help develop musical components of at least two new worship venues and work with the existing six-person part-time music staff in growing existing services. The position will also supervise a developing sanctuary concert series, faith and art ministries of various kinds, and be an integral part of the professional ministry team. The qualified candidate will have at minimum a bachelor’s degree in music, music education, or religion (including liturgical arts) with musical emphasis. Volunteer coordination skills and excellent communication skills are essential.

The position includes health and pension benefits and has a starting salary range in the $40Ks.

Contact Rev. Peter K. Perry, pastorpeter@fumcoly.org, 360-943-2661, for more info.

Click to see full job description: Director of Music and Arts Position Description

Click to see the job flyer: Announcing a New Position in Music and the Arts