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Lighthouse Tabernacle

Music Director

Lighthouse Tabernacle
Central Islip, New York, United States

Date Posted: 07/12/2015
Categories: Music Ministry - Worship Pastor
Denominations: Church of God -- Cleveland
Church Size: 751 to 1000
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

Lighthouse Tabernacle is dedicated to making a greater impact locally by investing heavily in the next generation and globally by supporting world missions activity. We are a multiethnic, multicultural and multigenerational church. We average 700-800 on Sundays and 1,000+ on holidays but believe there can be significant growth by restructuring our staff to create several new part-time positions. We are seeking people gifted in leadership, hard-working and with uncompromising integrity who can take us to a higher level of ministry effectiveness and influence for God’s kingdom. New York is a mission field, and God is calling us to reach many lives. Learn more about our church at


Music Director (Part-time) 12-15 hrs/week

We desire a Music Director who can both lead worship with excellence and get more people involved in music ministry. We have a great team of volunteer singers and musicians who contribute to our worship style (contemporary and contemporary gospel). Their continued development as well as the recruiting and developing of newcomers is a high priority. We want someone who can bring passion, an upbeat style and enjoys incorporating new music.



Oversee worship at our Sunday English services, holiday services and special events

Oversee weekly rehearsals

Recruit, train and schedule musicians and singers

Be a spiritual leader for the music team and the Sunday congregation

Ensure song lyrics and related media are prepared in advance



Experience as a spiritual leader

Strong musical talent with ability on one or more instruments

Organized and efficient with time management, able to plan and adhere to time guidelines for worship services

Comfortable teaching harmony

Comfortable with technology (We use ProPresenter for Mac and Planning Center)

Relevant experience is a must

Relevant academics is a plus

Ministerial education and credentials are a plus


Expectations as a church leader:

Team collaboration: We meet regularly for prayer, discussion and evaluation

Spiritual well-being: Regular involvement in a small group or Bible study class

Leadership development: We often read books, watch videos and have dialog


Additional details:

This position receives a salary, paid time off and some schedule flexibility

Background check and references required

To apply send your résumé with cover letter to 

Please include video links or attachments of yourself leading worship.