Contemporary Worship Leader


  • Lead and create a contemporary band with an unique sound, targeting young adults and families in conjunction with the launch team.
  • Demonstrate proficient musical ability, leadership, a humbling faith, and love to share Jesus with those wanting a spirit filled experience through worship.
  • Assist and lead team to grow the music ministry of this service through the development of additional band members and key volunteers, inviting others into a relationship with Christ through experience.
  • Be a Christ follower who understands the mission field and the target population.
  • Utilize visual technology to enhance the band-led experience.
  • Work with Senior Pastor to plan worship sermons.
  • Part-time: 10-15 hours/wk to start position, increase to 20 hours/wk at the end of a three-month trial.
  • Select music for the service that is relevant to the mission field of seekers.
  • Strong team building skills, with ability to, shepherding and caring for the worship team. 
  • Develop back-ups, musicians, and singers, with a rotation so no one group gets burned out, including a substitute worship leader.
  • Develop a signature sound with the appropriate musicians to reach the target population.
  • Advise the church on musical and sound equipment necessary.
  • Help determine location and time of service according to the needs of the mission field.
  • Work with the pastor and design team (formed by worship service volunteers) to create weekly services.
  • Manage a budget for hiring musicians as needed
  • Develop a culture of paid and non-paid musicians along with supporting volunteers.
  • Significant skill as vocalist and instrumentalist
  • Develop a yearly music budget and work within that budget
  • Opportunity to direct the Chancel/Traditional Choir is an opposability. 
Must pass a background check before hire .

Contact: Leigh Ann Loyd

Church/Org/Business Name: Epworth UMC

Address: 1030 BURRAGE RD NE CONCORD NC 28025-2910

Phone: 7047866183

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