St. Marks United Methodist Church
800 S. Main St.
Findlay, OH 45840
Full time Director of Worship and Music
Competitive salary with benefits
Submit resume and salary requirements
Immediate supervisor is the Senior Pastor
Reports to Leadership Board as requested
Overview of Major Responsibilities:
The Director of Worship and Music works to plan and oversee music for two weekly services, a traditional service and a progressive/contemporary service, and seasonal special services. They will lead the worship band in the progressive service
and will work in conjunction with the organists and Choir Director (chancel choir, hand bells, brass ensemble) as it pertains to the Traditions service. They will perform vocally and instrumentally as a worship leader at both services. They will need to
be experienced with managing a budget, and administering a large roster of volunteers.
*Plan and drive the process of the weekly worship services in conjunction with the Senior and Associate Pastor. Coordinating bulletin and promotional items with the office Administrative assistant.
*Introduce our worship teams to worship training provided by other ministries, books, and conferences.
*Lead in some form of spiritual formation at every band rehearsal.
*Set annual goals for the worship ministry and regularly evaluate progress. *Create weekly bulletin and/or sermon series graphics per theme/season
*Lead worship during services and mentor/oversee other worship leaders.
*Oversee the development, coordination, and scheduling of all worship service participants.
*Oversee and development of all technological aspects of worship
*Oversee choir, band(s), and Children’s choir ministries.
*CCLI Copyright reporting along with keeping license current for rehearsal and performance songs, and video usage.
*Recruit, train, encourage, and coordinate volunteers to serve as a team in all areas of worship
*Oversee Worship Logistics/Planning Team.
*Create, Plan and Execute stage design ideas.
*Fully support the mission, vision, and worship philosophy of St. Marks
UMC. /United Methodist Denomination.
Possess a strong faith in Christ and a clear calling to servant leadership in Worship Ministry.
Skills and Qualifications:
*Detail oriented, with strong communication, organizational, project
Management and relational skills.
*Be proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Outlook), Google Calendar.
*Working knowledge of video/audio editing for the purpose of sermon
Illustrations and media elements for special services.
*Familiarity with computers, software, and audio-visual technology for
*Be proficient in vocal leading as well as ability to lead with guitar or keyboard.
*Ability to work with worship planning software and worship presentation software
*Ability to utilize sheet music, chord charts, and other worship planning resources.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree and/or experience