First Presbyterian Church of Glen Ellyn, Illinois is seeking an Associate Director of Contemporary Music Ministries for their 1100 member church in Chicago’s western suburbs. This part-time (25 hours/week) position includes directing the Praise Team, and collaborating with the pastors, Associate Director of Traditional Music Ministries, and members of the church leadership to design weekly worship experiences that draw the congregation into worship and enhance their worship experience.
The successful candidate will possess extensive musical background and performance skills. Strong vocal ability mixed with guitar or keyboard talent is preferred, along with a minimum of 3-5 years in worship leadership. The candidate must have a strong personal faith in Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior and the desire to share the Good News with others.
Our sanctuary is large and is well-equipped for contemporary music with professional amplification and monitor gear as well concert style video/sound. There is also a Tech Arts ministry team to support the music ministry. The worship team offers 3-4 mainstream contemporary songs each week.
For a full job description, please visit the church's web site: http://firstpresge_noemail/#/about-us/careers
Salary Range: $20,00-25,000 Annually
Send resume, cover letter, and a link to your best musical piece (if available) for immediate consideration to: praise@firstpresge_noemail