Ecumenical Musician Pianist Organist Vocalist

Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center - Uptown Division - Augusta Musicians

01 Dec 2021

Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center - Uptown Division - Augusta

Musicians

Pianist Organist Singer

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The successful candidate for this position will be a 1099 contractor with Music Ministry International and be responsible for the following:

GENERAL:

The musician shall provide spiritual music at each scheduled weekly Sunday Protestant Worship service, two Last Roll Call of Remembrance Ceremonies plus the following additional chapel services with flexible dates according to the Chaplain Service Activity schedule.  Christmas Cantata both uptown and downtown, the CPE graduation ceremony in late September, the Veteran’s National Day of Prayer in November, Good Friday service both uptown and downtown facilities.   Uptown (UD) chapel of Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center (CNVAMC), is located at 1 Freedom Way, Augusta, Georgia 30904-6258 and the downtown chapel (DD) is located at 950 15th Street, Augusta, Georgia 30901. 

BACKGROUND:

The CNVAMC is a dual division medical facility, encompassing a wide variety of Veterans and Active Duty personnel receiving acute medical, Surgical, Psychiatric, Domiciliary, long-term, palliative and outpatient care.  The facility is located in Augusta, Georgia and provides primary, secondary and some tertiary care.  It is the mission of Chaplain Service to provide for the spiritual needs of these Veterans and one way is thru weekly vibrant worship.  Music is a major part of the service.

PERIOD OF PERFORMANCE:  The period of performance is FY21, October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021. The period of performance is for one year. 

 PLACE OF PERFORMANCE:  Charlie Norwood VAMC Chapels (UD and DD).

DAYS AND HOURS OF OPERATION:

Sundays, from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and at other scheduled times based on the Chaplain Service activity schedule

PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS:

  1. The Musician shall be educated/experienced in church/liturgical music and provide sacred music during all Worship Services and other scheduled Chaplain Service activities as listed above.  Skills on the piano, organ and voice are required.
  2. The Musician must provide a list of qualified/experienced substitute musicians upon award of the contract.  In the event of illness or other absence from duty, if none of the substitutes can perform, the amount of the contract will be decreased for services not rendered.

Interested Candidates are requested to forward their resume together with three references from individuals who can attest to the candidate’s good work and steadiness.  Candidates who do not possess the specific attributes/qualifications in "PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS" above need not apply. This is a part-time position with compensation based on budget and the successful candidate’s experience and qualifications..   

Apply online at this job board or you may apply directly at: https://music-ministry.jobsoid.com (scroll down to “Charlie Norwood”).  Your application must include three (3) references including one priest or pastor who can attest to your abilities as they relate to this job posting.  References must include: name, title, organization, relationship to you, email address (necessary field) and phone number. Depending on security software, candidates are requested to monitor spam folders for further application communications from MMI.