The East Washington Heights Baptist Church

                    Minister  of Music Position


     The East Washington Heights Baptist church, located at 2220 Branch Avenue, in Southeast Washington D.C.,   is searching for a Minister of Music.  Our church is  dedicated to the love of Christ and neighbors.  We are seeking someone  who will help us with our mission, through robust and spiritual,   musical expression in worship.

     The minister of music will serve as the director of the church's entire music program, as well as  director of the present  adult  choirs and special Sunday choirs.

  • Qualifications:
  • Committed to Jesus Christ and the church's ministry  of saving souls.
  • Strong musical background.   Proficient in piano, and familiarity with the Hammond and pipe organs.  Proficiency in choral directing.  Demonstrated ability to teach sound and various vocal techniques.
  • Able to reflect  the spirit of the church through  musical performances that glorify God.
  • Sight-reading ability.  Ability to play by ear.  Familiar  church  musical repertoire.
  • An earnest desire to expand and enrich  our music program.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work well with others. 
  • Proven leadership skills.
  • Good administrative skills.
  • A person of compassion and integrity.  Willing to be flexible.
  • Degree in music or similar discipline helpful but not required.
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in music ministry.
  • Responsibilities
  • The minister of music reports to the Pastor and collaborates  with the church's music board.
  • Primarily the Minister of music will work with the pastor on matters of worship and thematic topics.
  • The Minister of Music will work with the music board  on   program development and scheduling matters.

To apply for this position, please contact the church office at (202)582-4811, or via email at

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