• TMSM COC
  • Preschool Teacher Aide

    Posted: 07/03/2022

    Qualifications
    Bachelor’s degree in organ and/or sacred music
    Solid understanding of Lutheran worship and theology
    Eligibility for rostered status in the LCMS
    Responsibilities
    The Assistant Kantor is expected to accompany, participate in, and/or lead these groups as skills and time allow and in consultation with the Kantor
    Additionally, the Assistant Kantor will share service playing on the three manual Martin Ott organ
    Full description
    St. Paul’s Lutheran Church and School (Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod) in Des Peres, Missouri is searching for a full-time Assistant Kantor. The primary role of the position is to collaborate with the Kantor and to provide musical direction and support for the congregation as it follows the Great Commission given by Christ to the Church, strengthening the saved and saving the lost. St. Paul’s is a large congregation with a robust and well-supported music ministry consisting of several choirs, handbell groups, regular instrumental participation, and music classes in the day school. The Assistant Kantor is expected to accompany, participate in, and/or lead these groups as skills and time allow and in consultation with the Kantor. Additionally, the Assistant Kantor will share service playing on the three manual Martin Ott organ. Requirements: • Bachelor’s degree in organ and/or sacred music • Solid understanding of Lutheran worship and theology Desirable: • Graduate degree in organ and/or sacred music • Eligibility for rostered status in the LCMS Compensation/Benefits: • In accordance with guidelines published by the Missouri District of the LCMS, which take into account education and experience • Weddings and funerals compensated separately For a full position description and/or further conversation, please contact Kantor Matthew Gerhardt at mgerhardt@stpaulsdesperes.org or at (314) 822-0447, ext. 201. https://stpaulsdesperes.org