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Christ Church Of Oak Brook

Contemporary Worship Leader

Christ Church Of Oak Brook
Oak Brook, Illinois, United States

Date Posted: 08/19/2016
Categories: Music Ministry
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 4001 to 5000
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

This is an opportunity to join a wonderful team at one of the largest churches in the area. If you have experience leading worship as a muscian in a large church setting we want to talk to you.

Summary of Position:

The Contemporary Worship Leader position is someone who displays the ability and desire to lead worship in a large multi-site church environment. The primary functions will include leading worship, working within a multiple worship leader environment and assisting in building a contemporary worship department to support a growing congregation with a multi site vision.



Part-time, 15-18 hours per week (Thursdays, Saturdays, Sundays and major holidays)



The Contemporary Worship Leader will be responsible for or engaging in the following:

  1. Leading worship for weekend services
  2. Maintaining the digital music library and musician database
  3. Creating run sheets & tech sheets for weekend services
  4. Learning, creating and using worship planning strategies for weekly worship experiences
  5. Run rehearsals and coordinate musical arrangements for weekend services as needed
  6. Engagement in intentional spiritual development and accountability
  7. Assist in the recruiting and development process of musicians



The Contemporary Worship Leader will need to:

  1. Be available on weekends, Thursday afternoon/evenings, and major Church holidays
  2. Have experience in creative worship leadership as a musician
  3. Have some level of professional musicianship, preferably as a vocalists
  4. Have some exposure and experience with the following software: Planning Center Online, Abelton Live, Finale and/or Sibelius, and Garage Band, Logic Pro, Pro Tools or other comparable music software.
  5. The Contemporary Worship Leader will report to the Contemporary Worship Director and the Worship & Teaching Pastor.
  6. Experience in a large Church setting is a plus.


To Apply:

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter expressing their interest in the position a cover letter, resume and a video or audio recording leading worship to as soon as possibleWe will be in contact with you if we are interested in pursuing your application of employment. Thank you for your understanding.


Pre-employment background check is required.