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GCC Roanoke

Worship Leader Intern - PAID

GCC Roanoke
Roanoke, Virginia, United States

Date Posted: 02/09/2015
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 151 to 250
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

GCC Roanoke seeks a dynamic and anointed worship leader intern who has a love for Jesus and a heart for worship.


We are a growing, multi-ethnic, non-denominational church situated on 23 acres of land inside the city of Roanoke, Virginia. We were founded more than three decades ago and our current lead pastor has been serving since 2002.


We have two services each Sunday, 8:30am and 10:30am. We have two primary worship teams that alternate Sundays. As worship leader intern, you would lead one of these two teams and lead worship every other week.


We are a values-driven church. To find out more about our values, vision, and team, visit  While there, listen to a few sermons by Pastor Jeff and Pastor Chris.


At GCC, we coach, activate, and send people to advance God’s Kingdom on earth. We value a passionate and Spirit-filled expression of worship. GCC Roanoke is a safe place for wounded people and a highly creative and forward-moving place for emerging leaders.


The primary responsibilities of this position include:
- Leading worship and one of our teams every other week (approximately 2-3 times per month)
- Coaching our young adult developmental worship team once per week
- Organizing worship events (approximately once per quarter)
- Participating in staff meetings and retreats as a representative of our worship area


Additionally, we’re looking for someone with Biblical knowledge and theological discernment, previous worship experience, strength in leadership, and ministerial influence. Excellent communication skills, administrative abilities, and motivation to work autonomously are required. Also important is the ability to recruit and coach other worship team members. This position reports to and receives mentoring, coaching, and support from the associate pastor of GCC Roanoke.


This position requires 8-12 hours of work per week in exchange for a $500/month housing allowance. This leaves more than enough time for other employment and/or college enrollment. At this time, this housing allowance is the only compensation for this position.


Please send a well-executed cover letter communicating your interest and a resume detailing your experience and education. Include links to audio and/or video samples of you leading worship and three references that can speak to your qualifications for this position.


Roanoke is a dynamic urban center with a vibrant downtown and active cultural scene. People from more than 100 countries and 30 cultural groups call Roanoke home. You’ll also find an abundance of outdoor opportunities in Roanoke with 69 parks, 5 greenways, Carvins Cove, the nearby Blue Ridge Parkway and Appalachian Trail. Roanoke is a great place to live, work, and raise a family.