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McKendree UMC

Worship Leader

McKendree UMC
Lawrenceville, Georgia, United States

Date Posted: 04/17/2008
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 1501 to 2000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
McKendree United Methodist Church, located in Lawrenceville, Georgia is looking for a Full Time Worship Leader. McKendree is a large 1,800 member church that has two worship services. The Worship Leader is the musical leader of the congregation and is responsible for planning and coordinating all music. This includes coordinating the music for worship services, adult choirs, youth and children’s choirs, handbell choirs, and orchestral programs and instrumental ensembles. This position also recruits and oversees paid and volunteer staff to assist in the running of the music program.
Individual must be committed to the Christian Faith. This individual should be a Church Musician who has a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in a program containing courses in music theory and practice, conducting and choral vocal methods. Experience should include studies in voice, music, conducting techniques for both choral and instrumental ensembles, hymnology, theology, church history, and liturgical practice. Must have ability to direct music of a wide range of difficulty. Individual must be a good communicator, both oral and written.
Benefits include:
Vacation, Sick leave, Dental, and Pension Plan.
Qualified applicants please send your resume to the Staff Parish Relations Committee at