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First United Methodist Church

Assistant Director of Music –Contemporary / Director of College

First United Methodist Church
Jonesboro, Arkansas, United States

Date Posted: 03/28/2008
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 2001 to 2500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Assistant Director of Music –Contemporary / Director of College Ministry – Full-Time
First UMC is a well established and diverse 2500 member United Methodist congregation in Jonesboro, AR, experiencing great change as we seek to reach today’s young generation. We are seeking a youthful, well-educated and experienced contemporary / modern worship leader to oversee our two Sunday morning worship services and our newly established “Elevation” modern worship service. The position will be responsible for establishing and building a vital College Ministry reaching out to over 10,000 students at Arkansas State University as well as working closely with the musical aspects of the Youth Ministry of the church.
The qualified candidate will meet the following:
• An evangelical Christian with a desire to serve the Lord in the workplace and a heart’s desire for worship
• Bachelor’s Degree
• An accomplished musician, able to play the guitar or piano with high artistic and technical skills and spiritual sensitivity
• Strong Vocal skills
• Three years experience leading/participating in Contemporary / Modern Worship
• Ability to write charts and rehearse various bands
• Experience in Youth or College Ministry is preferred
• Knowledge of technical aspects of contemporary worship including audio and video
• A strong leader able to nurture relationships with laity and staff.
Salary is commensurate with experience.
Please send resume, references, and a DVD demonstrating your abilities as a worship leader to:
First United Methodist Church
ATTN: Sean Pollock, Director of Music and Worship
801 S. Main
Jonesboro, AR 72401