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First United Methodist Church

Director of Contemporary Music

First United Methodist Church
Crystal Lake, Illinois, United States


Date Posted: 11/22/2010
Categories: Music Ministry
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 1001 to 1500
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:
Responsible for:
- Coordinating scheduling and leading music team rehearsals
- Saturday evening service and contemporary service on Sunday AM, plus other special services throughout the year
- Leading contemporary worship with keyboard or guitar and voice
- Verbally assisting in the flow of worship
- Recruiting, training and mentoring the volunteer music teams for the contemporary worksip service
- Overseeing the contemporary music budget

Requirements:
- Profess Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior
- Commit to personal spiritual growth and healthy life style
- Consider this position a spiritually-gifted life ministry
- Model standards and expectations of leaders within First UMC

Skills:
- Excellent leadership abilities
- Exceptional communication and organizational skills
- Understanding of trends in contemporary and emerging worship
- Great relational skills with musicians and singers of varied ages
- Able to work in and contribute to an overall church staff team

Education/Experience:
- Bachelor's degree in related field
- Experience in a church setting
- Expertise in music ministry
- Track record of successful recruitment/equipping/training of volunteer singers and musicians.

This is a part time, non-benefited position.

Please send resume to lbstruck@sbcglobal.net