The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination
The Music & Gospel Arts Coordinator is responsible to plan, coordinate, and organize the music component for weekly worship services based on general input from the Director of Corps Ministries and other persons involved in worship planning. They are also responsible for all music programs, including vocal and instrumental, of the Harbor Light Center for both adult and youth. The Music & & Gospel Arts Coordinator also provides program support for other areas of the Harbor Light Center Corps on a seasonal and as needed basis as directed by the Director of Corps Ministries. As part of the Spiritual Leadership Team of the Harbor Light Center, the Music & Arts Coordinator must also be proficient in teaching the Word of God and leading Bible Study. This is a full-time position with a normal work week expectation of 40 hours, including Sundays, some evenings, and some Saturdays.
Candidates seeking this position must be experienced and proficient in performing various genres of music. Undergraduate degree in music or music education preferred.
Must have excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills, the ability to work independently and/or in a team setting, computer literate and be proficient in Word, Lotus Notes and Excel. Must have evidence of experience in leading worship through music, music instruction and the ability to lead and work with children and adults. Must be organized and self-directed with the ability to receive and interpret broad instructions related to planning and implementing music and worship programs. Candidates seeking this position must be experienced and proficient in performing various genres of music. The candidate must also be able and willing to work regular evening and weekend hours, be familiar with and support the overall mission of The Salvation Army and must have the ability to work and relate well with children, parents, and staff in a capacity of leadership and education. Must be able to pass The Salvation Army’s background checks, clerical screenings and meet the MVR drivers’ qualification. The incumbent must be willing to support the Mission of The Salvation Army. It must also be understood by the incumbent that the position is subject to the requirements of Safe From Harm within the first 30 days of employment.