Music Minister, St. Andrew’s, New Haven

Music Minister, St. Andrew’s, New Haven


We’re looking for a musically-gifted, spiritually-mature, Biblically-grounded Christian to lead music ministries at St. Andrew’s UMC under the direction of our Pastor. The ideal candidate has experience leading music in a church and is familiar with UMC hymnals. Our music director is expected to be at our church Sundays from 9 to 12:00 September to June and 9:30 to 11:30 July and August (no choir during the summer).


  • Work with the Pastor to plan the music portion of the worship services.
  • ​Lead the musical portion of worship services.
  • Work with our choir selection music and rehearsing. The choir usually rehearses one hour before the service. (September to June)
  • Oversee the maintenance of all musical instruments owned by the church.


  • Experience leading worship in a church setting.
  • Significant skill as a vocalist and instrumentalist.
  • Broad knowledge of Christian worship music across multiple styles and generational tastes.
  • Should be proficient in reading music.
  • Should have experience leading teams.
  • A lifestyle congruent with the Biblical requirements for leaders (1Tim. 3:1-7).

Currently we offer a stipend of $75 per week. You may send your resume or your questions to: