Director of Traditional Worship – Hillside United Methodist Church, Woodstock, GA

Director of Traditional Worship

Hillside United Methodist Church
Woodstock, GA

Details

  • Type of Position: Full-Time or Part-Time
  • Education Requirement: Master’s Degree preferred
  • Experience Requirement: 5 years
  • Date Posted: March 20, 2018

Job Description

Scope & Responsibilities:

Music:

  • Select music for each traditional service and collaborate with the Senior and Associate Pastor(s) to design the theme and order of the services
  • Rehearse/lead Chancel Choir, Chamber Choir and Above & Beyond (a cappella ensemble)
  • Build ProPresenter presentation lyric slides as needed
  • Oversee Chancel Choir Council (meets 2-4 times a year)
  • Rehearse and conduct instrumentalists and orchestra for various services and concerts throughout the year

Leadership:

  • Reports directly to the Associate Pastor
  • Provide “pastoral” care and oversight to Traditional Worship Ministry servants
  • Attend Worship planning meetings
  • Attend Worship production meetings
  • Attend lead Staff and full staff meetings

Worship:

  • Liaison for Holy Communion stewards and acolytes; work with the associate pastor to provide training
  • Order supplies for Sanctuary through appropriate administrative staff
  • Prepare Sanctuary space for worship each week
  • Build ProPresenter presentations for traditional services
  • Work with coordinator concerning details for weddings and funerals

Requirements:

  • A heart for God and a servant’s heart for God’s people
  • Solid and growing relationship with Jesus Christ
  • Willingness and experience in serving as a member of the staff leadership team in the local church
  • At least 5 years’ service in a large church setting overseeing traditional choir-led music ministry at a church that offers both modern and traditional worship services
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Familiarity and proficiency with ProPresenter and PlanningCenter Online
  • Knowledge, appreciation for and experience in leading a variety of styles of music
  • Extensive experience with choral and instrumental ensembles
  • The willingness and experience to work as a “team player” on a large church staff

How to Apply

Mr. Greg Faber, Staff Parish Relations Committee, gdfaber@hotmail.com

[Posted 1 APR 2019]


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