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Sanctuary United Methodist

PT Praise & Worship Director

Sanctuary United Methodist
North Wales, Pennsylvania, United States

Date Posted: 02/28/2012
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: United Methodist
Church Size: 151 to 250
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:
A. Position Title Part-Time Praise and Worship Director
• Program: 10:30 Celebration
• Reports to: Lead Pastor

B. Basic Function:
• By exemplifying Christ and upholding the vision and mission of Sanctuary United Methodist Church, the Praise and Worship Director will be expected to provide key leadership for a Worship venue that will assist people to experience the vibrancy and reality of God through Jesus Christ. He/She will assist the Lead Pastor in planning of meaningful worship for congregants, with a target basically 25-45 years of age. The director has the responsibility for the recruitment, training and performance of the Praise and Worship band.

C. Special Tasks
• Participated weekly in worship design meetings using creative abilities to enhance the worship experience
-select music for worship
-Assist in selecting videos, visual aides
• Lead weekly rehearsals
-teach and rehearse new and known music
- lead devotions at rehearsal
-review order of worship
• Recruit and audition potential Praise and Worship band members
• Develop and maintain records
-repertoire of band music,
-video resources, visual aides
• Coordinate contemporary worship with technical team
-develop "tech" sheets weekly
• Provide input into sermon series
-assist in developing visual aide/prop team
• Participate in special outreach events (i.e. Christmas Eve services)
-Select music
-Recruit guest vocalists and musicians

D. Position requirements:
• A college education, in music theory and/or worship design is desirable.
• Experience in a Praise & Worship Band is essential
• Proven skills in planning and leading worship
• Spiritually sound individual – commitment to serving Christ

Interested parties should send resume to Jim Carver or set up a face to face with Pastor Jim - Phone: 267-664-5716