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Jordan Lutheran Church

Worship Leader

Jordan Lutheran Church
Cary, North Carolina, United States

Date Posted: 09/17/2008
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Lutheran
Church Size: Not Applicable
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Purpose: To serve the musical needs of a new Lutheran church plant by developing a well-rounded worship experience through the direction of music ministry and the provision of leadership and oversight for volunteers involved in this ministry.

Experience Required:
•Trained in Lutheran worship service design
•At least two years of experience playing in regularly scheduled worship services
•High proficiency with the guitar and piano

Primary Responsibilities:
•Coordinate w/ pastor regarding worship themes, special programs, and music selection.
•Research and select appropriate music for worship services.
•Recruit, rehearse and direct musical groups for participation in services.
•Teach music lessons in the community
•Lead congregational singing.
•Manage music licensing contracts and agreements
•Develop and coordinate special worship services for seasonal events.
•Provide appropriate music for other church programs
•Use available technology to prepare music to be used in services.

This position will allow a person to use music to help form connections into the community and to demonstrate how music resonates in the hearts and minds of listeners. The candidate should be a self-starter comfortable with the flexibility needed to be part of a church planting team. The church plant will be located in western Wake County near the towns of Cary and Apex. A moving allowance is included for someone moving from another part of the country.