Job Opening

” Church Pianist/Organist Opening “

Job Opening Anitoch CPChurch Athens Alabama

Church Pianist/Organist

Antioch CPCA Church

923 Browns Ferry St
Athens, AL 35611

Specific Primary Responsibilities/Description for Church Pianist


  1. To promote the spiritual life of the congregation through the music ministry.
  2. Provide piano accompaniment for the congregation&choir during Sunday morning worship & at choir rehearsals.Musical offerings on Sunday may include hymns, anthems, special music, solos, prelude, offertory, postlude, recessional, response, communion music and on special occasions, possibly cantatas.
  3. Work with the pastor to choose music for worship.  Also work with the choir regarding the role of music in the ministry of the church.  Schedule appropriate rehearsals.
  4. Recruit & prepare substitutes to perform during scheduled absences, in consultation with the pastor & Church Session.
  5. Tasks associated with the Pianist position are expected to require 4-6 hours per week, to include selecting music, providing music, training voices & giving choir direction for the Worship, Choir Rehearsal & personal practice time.
  6. Provide music for weddings & funerals.
  7. May select & order new music within the budgeted allowances.
  8. May arrange for the tuning of the piano twice a year or as needed (no more than 3 times per year). Report to the chairperson of the Deacon Board with any problems with the piano to make arrangement for the repair or tuning.


**(Additional job duties will be discussed during interview)**
Antioch CPCA Church
923 Browns Ferry St
Athens, AL 35611