ORGANIST, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Dayton, OH

Ministry / Job Description

  • Principal Organist for all Liturgies, Sundays and Special
  • Principal Accompanist for Choir:
    • Thursday evening Choir Rehearsals (Sept. – June) and Sundays
  • Attend Parish Fellowship – with the intention of becoming part of the parish
  • Coordinate Soloist Rehearsals as needed
  • Serve as Pianist as needed
  • Collaborate with Director of Music and Rector
  • Ensure timely Communication with Staff
  • Communicate Organ Maintenance Issues Promptly
  • Schedule Guest Supply Organists as needed


  • High Competence in Organ and Piano
  • Knowledge of the Episcopal Hymnal and the Choral Tradition of the Church (preferred)
  • Comfortable with Various Styles of Music
  • Excellent Verbal and Written Communication Skills
  • Ability to Advocate for Musical Programs
  • Excellent Organizational Ability and Attention to Detail
  • Effective Liturgical Planning – or willingness to learn
  • Computer Competence

Salary plus 3 weeks paid vacation and $500 Continuing Education annually. Please direct all inquires and send resume to the Rev. John Atkins at