Contemporary Worship Leader
Forest Hills Baptist Church
Forest Hills Baptist Church, founded in 1945, is located in Raleigh, North Carolina,
in close proximity to North Carolina State University and Meredith College. The church
is a diverse and international community, sharing its campus with five international
churches (African, Chinese, Farsi, Hispanic, and Korean).
The person fulfilling this position will be the primary worship leader for the contemporary
service, responsible for selecting music and overall design of each service, midweek
rehearsals, and meeting weekly with the Senior Pastor to help plan worship. H e/she will
recruit, develop and inspire the praise band/worship teams (possibly including one or two
paid instrumentalists). Additionally, in collaboration with the Senior Pastor, they will
create meaningful worship experiences around the annual Christian calendar of holidays
such as Advent, Christmas, Lent, Easter, etc.
This is a part time position, with 12- 15 hours per week expected.
Must have strong leadership/team building skills, and an ability to sing, play guitar
Must be technically competent with lighting and sound use for worship service.
Must possess a theology of worship that is biblical, Christ-centered and Spirit
Must have strong personal devotional life.
Additional Skills/Qualifications That Would Be Helpfu
College degree from an accredited college or university
Current ministerial credentials from recognized/legitimate organization, and/or
This position reports directly to the Associate Pastor for Seeking Christ with oversight
from the Senior Pastor.
Please send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include a brief,
recent video clip or link of you leading worship.