Trinity United Methodist Church
Category: Christian Musician
Time Type: Part Time
The Contemporary Worship Band Director must demonstrate ability in the area of musical leadership involving contemporary worship with a degree in music or other related field or comparable experience. They must have an interest and ability in worship service leadership and ability to share music and their faith in Christ through worship and personal relationships. The demonstrated leadership abilities shall include the ability to prepare worship and rehearsals in a timely manner and have the spirit to share in a team approach to ministry.
The Director of Worship and Fine Arts will be their supervisor. The Contemporary Worship Band Director will act as a liaison with the bands and clergy/program staff. The Associate Director of Worship and Fine Arts and Worship Coordinator will work with the Contemporary Worship Band Director in coordinating the program. This is a half time position.
Specific duties include but are not limited to:
Song leader/instrumentalist for Cappuccino & Christ
Help the congregation to grow spiritually through the use of music/video/drama through planning with the Worship Planning Team
Promote involvement in the worship service through congregational singing and active participation
Weekly preparation of C&C worship service with focus on overall structure of the service in regards to the sermon/scripture/prayer/music/video/drama with the assistance the Worship Planning Team
Research new materials for songs including license and copyright information.
Administrative duties include but are not limited to preparation of song sheets,
CD's with video tech assistance, maintenance of copyright license and song/video/drama license with the assistance of the Worship Planning team.
Preparation of special services including Advent, Christmas, Holy Week, and any other special services as determined by the Worship Planning team
Recruitment of volunteers to be actively involved in worship with assistance of Worship Planning Team who will recruit in their areas of ministry.
Work with Technical Director for lighting, sound, and video needs.
Skilled in presenting service music vocally and instrumentally
Ability to teach others music
Ability to write or arrange music as needed for worship
Excellent relational and communication skills with all age groups.
Position: Half Time (approximately 20 hours per week)