Worship Pianist


The Church Pianist is willing to fulfil the mission of Trinity United Methodist Church (to create disciples of Jesus Christ), providing piano accompaniment for scheduled worship services and other activities in support of the music ministry of the church. Having a pivotal role in the musical life of the church, this individual is a strong team player, working under the direction of the Lead Pastor and Director of Music.

Job Description

This year-round position is part time. Expectation of attendance is for Sunday worship services, rehearsals with the choir and other special services, including (but not limited to) Christmas and Easter. The work is done cooperatively, especially with the Director of Music. The pianist is paid.

Job Requirements

1. A disciple of Jesus Christ, committed to growing in faith,
2. Experience in church worship, and familiarity with The United Methodist Hymnal
3. Knowledge of the instrument and oversight for care of church musical equipment. Ability to sight-read and improvise is desired.
4. Willingness to rehearse sufficiently to maintain a high quality of music 5. Sensitivity and the ability to interact with a variety of people
6. Ability to take direction and work as a team member
7. Ability to communicate well and in a friendly manner with the church leadership, church choir, and members of the congregation


1. Support the church’s worship environment through the well-prepared execution of music presented by the choir.
2. Serve as accompanist for the Sanctuary Choir in regular and special rehearsals and performances as assigned.

3. Plan, select, and prepare preludes, postludes, and offertories, according to the needs of the worship services.
4. Play for weddings and funerals, as requested (and upon availability), being permitted to receive additional compensation from the parties involved.

5. Maintain an accurate account of piano needs and maintenance and notify the Minister of Music.
6. Assist the Director of Worship in finding a substitute for Sundays when not available.

Salary Range:

$500-650 a month
To be determined with consideration of candidate’s education, experience, and skill level.

Contact: Jeremy Noffsinger

Address: 5622 Clarks Bridge Road Clermont GA 30527

Phone: 770-983-3177 (9:00-12:00)

Email: Click to email

Website: www.trinityclermont.org