Worship Leader and Media Coordinator

Worship Leader and Media Coordinator


9/18/2019

Williamson's Chapel UMC is seeking a Worship Leader for the 10:55 Connect service. The worship Leader will also develop and lead a youth band and will work with other staff to support all worship ministries of the church. The position may be part-time (worship only) or full-time (worship and media). Pease peruse the job description below and if interested, submit a video recording and resume to Susan Taylor (susantaylor@willchapumc.org).
 

 
POSITION:  WORSHIP LEADER & MEDIA COORDINATOR
REPORTS TO:    Director of Worship and Arts
JOB CLASSIFICATION:     Full-time or Part-time; Salaried – Exempt
HOURS:   Hours will vary from week to week but should average 40 hours per week or 25 hours for part-time. Must be flexible and schedule work hours based upon the needs of the Church.
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:   The Associate shall fulfill the role of primary worship leader for 10:55 Connect service, shall lead the youth praise band, and shall partner with Director to support all contemporary worship experiences. If full-time, Associate shall also oversee A/V and media production ministries.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Worship

  • Partners with Director to enhance all aspects of worship and arts in all services at WCUMC;
  • Partners with Connect musicians in the planning and leading of the 10:55 Connect worship service;
  • Recruits, coordinates, and schedules Connect musicians;
  • Responsible for planning and preparing up to 2 contemporary concerts per year;
  • Attends weekly staff meetings (held every Monday);
  • Attends Worship Council meetings (held every other month);
  • Attends long-range planning meetings as needed;
  • Attends the 7:15am Sunday morning meetings with Pastors and worship staff;
  • Provides contemporary music at funerals and weddings when requested (weddings for additional compensation);
 

Youth

  • Provides music and leads worship for Sunday night youth meetings;
  • Develops and leads a youth praise band––includes necessary planning, practice, and recruiting;
  • Partners with youth musicians to develop their skills;
  • Attends two youth mission trips and two youth retreats per year to facilitate worship;
 

Audio/Video

  • Responsible for providing A/V support for all events of WCUMC that require it, including, but not limited to: all worship services, special services (such as Easter week and Christmas Eve), musical productions, concerts, etc.;
  • Responsible for the A/V and recording of weddings (for additional compensation) and funerals (the coordinator may schedule this through volunteers or available church staff);
  • Develops and trains a strong team of A/V volunteers for all services––recruiting, encouraging, scheduling;
  • Develops an understanding of all technical equipment and their functions;
  • Creates services in Pro Presenter for all services;
  • Communicates immediately with the supervisor when there are equipment issues;
  • Responsible for maintaining adequate supplies for all equipment (batteries, CDs, DVDs, etc.);
 

Media Production

  • Responsible for creating video content in support of various ministries at WCUMC, including sermon intro videos, slideshows, event promos, etc.;
  • Responsible for facilitating social media opportunities, e.g., Facebook Live, Instagram Stories;
  • Job description is subject to change based upon the needs of the church.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience in leading contemporary worship;
  • Strong musical abilities, both performing and teaching;
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to deal with a diverse range of people;
  • Experience in coordinating projects and managing volunteers;
  • Works well with a team, both staff and laity;
  • Commitment to excellence;
  • Ability to manage stressful situations;
  • Capacity to encourage and motivate others;
  • Good organizational skills and the ability to manage a variety of tasks;
  • Good computer and technology skills;
  • Experience with video editing;
  • Self-educator, able to learn new equipment/software.

Contact: Susan Taylor

Church/Org/Business Name: Williamson's Chapel UMC

Address: 575 Brawley School Rd. Mooresville NC 28117

Phone: (704) 664-3680

Email:

Website: http://www.willchapumc.org

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