Lead a vibrant music ministry in English and Spanish in a thriving parish using an historic Adams pipe-organ and Steinway B grand piano.
Music at St Luke’s ~ San Lucas
St Luke’s ~ San Lucas is a growing bilingual parish of the Episcopal Church in Vancouver, Washington founded in 1853. Fine music for worship has always been a hallmark of the Episcopal Church. At St Luke’s ~ San Lucas we endeavor to continue that long-standing tradition.
At present, the music program includes an adult choir of approximately 20-plus musicians that sings every Sunday at the 10 AM choral eucharist services from September to mid-June, a handbell choir that provides embellishment to the hymns and service music along with occasional anthems, and a small band of singers, guitarists and other instrumentalists who lead the music at the 1 PM Spanish-language service.
We are looking for a versatile, committed, energetic and enthusiastic musician to serve as Director of Music/Organist. This is a half-time position, 20 hours per week, 12 months per year. Salary is $30,000-35,000 annually.
• Pension plan, vacation, sick days, paid holidays included
• Medical and dental insurance pro-rated
• Continuing Education Funds
St Luke’s ~ San Lucas is in beautiful Vancouver, Washington. It has the benefit of being a smaller community with access to Portland, Oregon just across the Columbia River. The area is known for its proximity to Mt. Hood and the Pacific Ocean with many recreational opportunities.
Why Should You Apply:
• Vibrant music program in bilingual congregation
• Excellent musical resources and opportunities
• Top benefits