Worship Coordinator - Part-time

Vergennes Church

Worship Coordinator Job Description

Part-time: 12-15 hours/week

Vergennes Church is a United Methodist Church in Lowell, MI, and our mission is Making Disciples who Grow in Knowing, Loving, and Serving Jesus Christ. We are a multi-generational church that blends contemporary and traditional styles in our worship services. We place a particular emphasis on Family Ministry, which we define as being in ministry to the entire family, and seeking to equip parents, grandparents, and the entire congregation to raise up the next generation of disciples of Jesus Christ.

Position Description/Responsibilities

  • Plan and coordinate music for each worship service including song selection, music media preparation and presentation, and coordination of instrumentalists and vocalists.
  • Lead the congregation in worship during Sunday morning services.
  • Develop worship team by recruiting volunteers, leading weekly rehearsals, and training future leaders.
  • Partner with Children’s Ministry Coordinator to help children engage in worship through singing and playing instruments.
  • Maintain weekly communication with pastor and worship team to craft and troubleshoot flow of the worship service.
  • Assist the Pastor in creating and maintaining a Creative Worship Team to brainstorm creative worship elements and ensure that all aspects of each service connect to the theme of the day.

Competencies

  • Skilled in leading and developing ministry teams
  • Leads worship by example.
  • Relatable, enthusiastic presence in leading worship.
  • Skilled in vocal and instrumental performance and direction.
  • Interest and ability to lead blended contemporary and traditional musical styles.
  • Seeks excellence and flow in the structure of each service.
  • Comfortable with the use of technology in worship, including video projection software and audio mixing and recording.
  • Skilled in organization, administration, and communication.

Other Qualifications

  • A vital, growing, personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
  • Committed to the mission, vision, and worship philosophy of Vergennes Church.
  • A heart for the spiritual formation through worship and through participation in music ministry.
  • Healthy interpersonal skills and relationships.
  • A team-player with a positive, Christ-like attitude.
  • Shows initiative.

Schedule

  • Sunday mornings.
  • Weekly worship team rehearsal Wednesday or Thursday evenings.
  • One office day per week; flexible, but Tuesdays preferred

 

Denomination:

Congregation Size: 
Under 100
Phone: 
(616) 897-6141

Employment Type:

Job Type:

Contact Name: 
Heidi Bolen
Street: 
10411 Bailey Dr NE
City: 
Lowell

State:

Zip: 
49331
Email Address: 

Base Salary:

How to Apply: 
Email your application to Vergennes.SPRC@gmail.com. Please submit a cover letter and resume with your application.