Gospel Choir Director

Oakhurst Presbyterian Church, Decatur, GA, is seeking a Director of their Gospel Choir.  This Choir Director selects choral music from the gospel and African American traditions including spirituals, traditional hymns, contemporary gospel.  A full job description can be found here.

Responsibilities include:

  • Conduct weekly rehearsals.
  • Lead gospel choir in worship on 3rd and 4th Sundays of each month, accompanying on piano.
  • Participate in worship-planning meetings with clergy and staff musicians.
  • Select music in consultation with pastors and liturgical calendar for integration with overall worship experience.
  • Collaborate with Chancel Choir Director for music with the combined choirs when requested by pastoral staff.
  • If church members or community groups request Sanctuary Mass Choir services, Director and choir will determine if such services can be provided. Those requesting services will compensate Director for the time.


  • Experience leading a gospel choir
  • Ability to play piano to accompany choir at rehearsals and in worship
  • Ability to read music is preferred

Contact: Leigh Campbell-Taylor, info@oakhurstpresbyterian.org