The Salvation Army

  • Gospel Choir Director and Piano Accompanist

    Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
    Job ID
    Compensation Min
    USD $25.00/Hr.
    Compensation Max
    USD $25.00/Hr.
    Regular Part-Time
  • Overview

    Position: Gospel Choir Director and Piano Accompanist

    Location: The Salvation Army Kroc Center (SAKC), Philadelphia, PA

    Availability: Immediate

    Schedule: Part Time – Under 20 hours per week; Must be willing and able to work on Sunday, as well as participate in weekly evening rehearsals. Occasional Saturdays may be required in performance of duties.

    Reporting Relationship: Congregational Life Officers

    Salary and Grade: $25.00 per hour; 79 Non-Exempt



    The Gospel Choir Director and Piano Accompanist  plans, organizes, and directs the Gospel Choir, as well as provides piano accompaniment for Sunday Worship services, music groups, and special events, as needed.



    High School Diploma or G.E.D. and at least one year formal music training and experience playing the piano in a comparable setting OR any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. Must have knowledge of the proper methods for playing the piano. Ability to read music and play by ear. As a Mandated Reporter, must provide proof of having completed training on recognizing and reporting child abuse meeting the training standards of PA Act 153 of 2014 within 30 days of employment with recurrent training required every three years thereafter. Meets the Child Protection Clearances required by PA Act 153 to include PA Child Abuse History Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check and FBI Criminal Record Check. Must possess an appreciation for and understanding of The Mission of The Salvation Army.


    Contact: Please send or fax your resume along with a cover letter with salary expectation to:


    The Salvation Army Kroc Center

    Human Resources Department

    4200 Wissahickon Avenue

    Philadelphia, PA, 19129

    Fax:  (215) 558-1499             

    Or go to:

                            Internal applicants:                  


    No phone calls please.


    Released by the Kroc Center Human Resources Department 6/12/18



    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


    The Salvation Army’s Mission Statement

    The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church.

    Its message is based on the Bible.  Its ministry is motivated by the love of God.

    Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.


    Requisition No. 791


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