Organist – Central Baptist Church, Newnan, GA

The Organist assists in worship leadership through using their gifts in weekly worship services, working alongside the Associate Pastor of Music and Worship (APMW).
This is a part-time position that reports to the Associate Pastor of Music and Worship, with an annual salary between $20,800 ($400/wk) and $26,000 ($500/wk), dependent upon experience.
Qualifications and/or Skills Needed
• Bachelor’s degree in organ performance (Master’s preferred) or equivalent experience
• Experience in worship leadership as an organist
• Awareness of congregational singing and hymnody in a variety of styles
• Quality organ repertoire consistent with the worship style of Central Baptist Church (CBC)
• Team-oriented approach to rehearsals and services
• Sufficient knowledge of organ function and regular maintenance
Key Responsibilities
• Weekly Sunday morning worship leadership with appropriate music in congruence with theidentity and worship style of CBC (2 services: 8:45am & 10:55am)
• Provide weekly service music details in a timely manner (no later than Wednesday of each week)
• Accompany soloists, ensembles, and additional special music opportunities on occasion
(i.e. brass ensemble, orchestra, etc.)
• Prepare music for special seasonal services during Advent and Lent, including Christmas Eve
• Arrange for substitute organist, as required, in consultation with the APMW
Other Responsibilities
• Play for additional special services such as weddings, funerals, etc. (additional compensation isavailable for these opportunities)
• Assist with coordinating organ tuning and maintenance needs along with APMW
• Serve as substitute accompanist as needed
Central Baptist Church proudly maintains a 2020 Schantz pipe organ.
It features 3 manuals, 28 stops, 33 ranks, and 1,979 pipes.
Please email resumes with a cover letter and two references to:
Dr. Ronnie Oliver, Jr. , Associate Pastor of Music & Worship

[Posted 28 JUL 2023]