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Lighthouse Church

Worship Leader

Lighthouse Church
Lumberton, New Jersey, United States

Date Posted: 09/24/2017
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:



Lighthouse Church is located in southern New Jersey, just over 30 minutes outside of Philadelphia and a short train ride to New York City. We are a growing church with a big vision and focused values. Our new lead Pastors started in early Spring of 2017, and we have seen incredible growth during that time. We are seeking a full-time Worship Leader to join our dynamic staff and help take our worship experiences to the next level. We are seeking a high energy, vision driven, culturally relevant, self starter who is willing to embrace the vision and execute it with excellence. The compensation package would include salary and full health coverage. 




Please email a video of you leading worship in addition to your resume to the address provided below. Post your video on YouTube, Vimeo or other website. Simply provide the full URL link in the email. Please do not set your video to private. If are concerned about privacy, please post your video to as "Unlisted" and provide the URL in the email.

Please send all inquiries to with “Lighthouse Worship” in the subject line.


Please do not apply online. Applicants who do not send an email will not be considered. 




Job Purpose:

- The Worship Leader assists the Creative Director in cultivating a life giving, passionate and skillful culture of worship at Lighthouse Church (“LHT”) through the spiritual and musical leadership of LHT Worship, and other people or groups as assigned by the Creative Director.


Experience and Knowledge Required:

-  Experience leading worship in a local church
-  Ability to learn and use Ableton software
-  Ability to learn and use Planning Center Online software
-  Ability to handle multiple projects effectively
-  Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills
-  Proficiency in Microsoft Office or Pages
-  Proficiency in voice and guitar or piano
-  Ability to create, coordinate, and lead a worship experience with a team
-  Ability to recruit and pastor high level team members

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
-  Lead worship for LHT services and LHT Youth services as scheduled by the Creative Director
-  Assist in the planning and implementation of weekly set lists
-  Train and coordinate LHT vocal/band teams including weekly practices for Sunday services
-  Assist Creative Director with department planning and implementation of department projects by setting and achieving weekly goals
-  Contact potential Dream Team members and help them go through the process of becoming a member of the Worship Team
-  Provide pastoral care for LHT Worship
-  Participate and help accomplish major LHT projects and department goals

Other Duties and Responsibilities:
-  Expand the scope of leadership and responsibilities at LHT in order to drive the vision of the church forward
-  Train, coordinate, and schedule the band and vocal teams
-  Miscellaneous assigned duties

-  Positive attitude
-  Ready to serve - GRIT – doing whatever it takes to get “the job” done
-  Culturally relevant
-  Fun/enjoyable
-  Loyal
-  Share the vision of LHT
-  High capacity, multi-tasking individual comfortable working independently without constant supervision
-  Strong written/oral communication and interpersonal skills
-  Highly self-motivated and directed
-  Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
-  Leads a healthy lifestyle

Extent of Public Contact:
-  LHT Pastor and Executive Staff
-  LHT Worship Team members
-  LHT Audio Team members
-  LHT Production Team members

Physical Demands:
-  The ability to drive personal vehicle
-  Good vocal health
-  The ability to play an instrument
-  Ability to lift, carry, and arrange necessary equipment

Supervisory Responsibilities:
- Future LHT Worship Staff