Part-Time Contemporary Worship Leader


Contemporary Worship Leader

First UMC High Point



First UMC High Point is looking for a dynamic contemporary worship leader to partner with the pastoral staff to plan, prepare, coordinate and lead the Sunday morning contemporary worship service. The successful candidate will have a personal commitment to and relationship with Jesus Christ, ability to perform and lead contemporary praise and worship music, ability to direct a team of musicians and vocalists and ability to connect with worshipers to create a high-energy worship experience.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Lead weekly contemporary worship service integrating smooth transitions and encouraging congregational singing/participation

  • Design all aspects of worship service to support pastor’s worship theme/objectives

  • Arrange and direct all musical offerings for worship services

  • Recruit and schedule vocalists, musicians and hospitality team for worship services

  • Direct weekly praise team practice, providing song lyrics, chords, and sheet music

  • Work closely with Directors of Technology and Communications to integrate technology into worship service

  • Integrate new music into the praise team repertoire 


Compensation within a range determined by experience and qualifications


Interested applicants should send resume to or by mail to Richard Swartz, Staff Parish Chair, First UMC, 512 N Main St. High Point, NC 27260

Contact: Debra Swing

Church/Org/Business Name: First United Methodist Church of High Point

Address: 512 N Main Street High Point NC 27260

Phone: 3368894429

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