Position:Part-Time Worship Leader; Reports to the Lead Pastor
Description:The primary focus of this part-time salaried position (approximately 15 to 25 hours a week) is to plan, coordinate, and lead weekly worship services to help Southview accomplish its mission of seeing people far from God be raised to new life in Jesus Christ. The Worship Leader will lead a team of musicians in weekly Sunday morning services designed to draw the congregation in and encourage participation in a worship experience.
Worship Leader Responsibilities:
Select music for Sunday worship services (coordinating with each week’s sermon or series)
Lead weekly rehearsals with the worship team and attend weekly staff meeting if available
Actively recruit, train, schedule, and disciple worship team volunteers
Plan, develop, and coordinate special church worship services (e.g., Christmas Eve)
Build services using Planning Center
Ensure an environment of excellence at each service, in partnership with the sound, media, video, and lighting teams
Manage all worship-related income and expenditures.
Good to excellent vocal ability
Intermediate to advanced proficiency on guitar or keyboard (preferably both)
Ability to read music (playing by ear is a plus)
Ability to pray and comment appropriately during worship transitions
Experience leading and teaching an eclectic group of musicians
Experience leading a multi-generational congregation in worship
Proficiency with basic sound, lighting, and video production equipment and methodology
Knowledge of best practices in worship service design, modern worship music, traditional hymns, and secular songs appropriate for worship settings.
Committed follower of Jesus Christ, seeking to know, love and serve God
Excellent oral and written communications skills
High level attention to detail
Excellent time-management skills
Strong relationship skills with individuals and teams
High levels of initiative, motivation and enthusiasm
Ability to maintain confidentiality, listen effectively and resolve conflicts in a God-honoring manner.
For more information, send a resume and video sample of you leading worship to jobssouthview.org