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Director of Contemporary Worship Arts

Thomasville First United Methodist Church

Thomasville, GA

Category: Worship Leader, Music Minister, Worship Pastor

Posted on: December 03, 2011

Job Description:

Position: Director of Contemporary Worship Arts (Full Time)
Reports To: Senior Pastor

Our Church:
Thomasville First United Methodist Church, a historic church in downtown Thomasville, GA, has been around for a long time. A unique blend of traditional and contemporary formats, its 1,200 (and growing) membership seeks opportunities to connect not only with its past traditions, but also with modern forms of worshipping Christ. Fully Methodist but also ecumenical in its approach to Christian living, TFUMC is a place where families of all types can_noemaile together and enjoy Christ-centered activities and services while developing deep friendships.

Our Ideal Candidate:
Lives out high standards in areas of personal relationships,_noemailmitments, and responsible Christian living in the church and_noemailmunity who considers this position a ministerial calling, not just a job
Knowledgeable of music theory and has the ability to_noemailmunicate, teach and lead team members through its application
Possesses excellent interpersonal, supervisory,_noemailputer, technical and_noemailanizational skills
Demonstrates the ability to lead from an instrument while, directing the praise team and leading the congregation into authentic passionate worship
Experience in serving/leading a_noemailparable program

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Contemporary Worship Leader
Develops, plans, leads and rehearses Praise and Worship Team for Contemporary Worship
Leads monthly Worship Planning Meetings and provides sermon illustration material
Creates weekly Planning Center Online template for Contemporary rehearsals and Worship for Praise and Worship Team, Techs, and staff
Coordinates audio/video system needs and Techs with the Audio/Visual Technical Arts Director
Attends required meetings
Oversees the upkeep of technical equipment in the Fellowship Building Worship area
Develops, plans, leads and rehearses Youth Praise and Worship Team for Youth Worship
Overseas the scheduling of techs to operate the audio/visual system in the worship area for various church group events and programs
Prepares and manages annual Contemporary budget
Participates on a regular basis in visitation, assists with Communion, attends traditional services, availability on a rotational basis for emergency weekend calls, serves as needed in leadership positions during traditional worship and other duties as assigned by the Senior Pastor
There could possibly be other program responsibilities based on applicants gifts and graces
Praise and Worship Team
Contemporary Worship Audio/Visual Technical Arts Director

Application Process:
Send inquiries including resume to Director of Music Ministries, Christina Lee, via e-mail (clee@tfumc_noemail) or mail to P.O. Box  

Position Information:

Job Title:
Director of Contemporary Worship Arts
Time Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Worship Leader, Music Minister, Worship Pastor
30,000 - 40,000
Organization Type:
United Methodist
Worship Style:
Church Size:
1000 - 1500

Contact Information:

Organization Name:
Thomasville First United Methodist Church
Contact Name:
Christina Lee
P.O. Box 975
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