Director of Contemporary Music



Advertiser
Advent United Methodist Church
Job Type
Worship Pastor
Location
Simpsonville, South Carolina
Salary Details
Contract Type
Full-Time
Closing Date
08/23/2022
DIRECTOR OF CONTEMPORARY MUSIC The Director of Contemporary Music will be a musically-gifted, spiritually-mature, biblically-grounded Christian leader responsible for all contemporary worship ministries at Advent under the direction of our

Job Description

DIRECTOR OF CONTEMPORARY MUSIC

The Director of Contemporary Music will be a musically-gifted, spiritually-mature, biblically-grounded Christian leader responsible for all contemporary worship ministries at Advent under the direction of our Executive Director. The ideal candidate has experience leading creative contemporary worship at a similar sized church and experience with shepherding worship teams.

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Work with the pastoral team to plan the Contemporary Worship Services at the Five Forks Campus.

• Collaborate regularly with the Director of Traditional Music Ministry and team to develop and implement creative worship.

• Lead the planning, creation and execution of contemporary musical portion of worship services.

• Lead all contemporary music ministries in the church and implement contemporary worship best practices.

• Develop a process to regularly identify and deploy new volunteers in the church s music ministry.

• Shepherd, train, manage, and care for the volunteer worship teams. Develop worship leaders.

• Develop an annual contemporary music ministry budget and be able to work within that budget.

• Look for ways to inspire non-musical worship experiences for the church body.

• Work together with the church s worship tech ministry.

• Attend all church staff meetings and retreats.

• Work with student ministry leaders to identify and develop musicians, vocalists and worship leaders for age-graded worship experiences within the church.

• Serve as contemporary music resource for multi-campus location(s).

• Maintain high standards of excellence with the spiritual and musical development of all team members.

• Oversee the maintenance of all musical instruments owned by the church.

REQUIREMENTS

• Loves creating authentic worship experiences with an engaging atmosphere. It is a passion and fuels your fire!

• 5 years experience leading worship in a similar church setting.

• Significant skill as a vocalist, instrumentalist and in the technology components of music ministries.

• Broad knowledge of contemporary Christian worship music.

• Proficient in reading music.

• Excellence in relational, communication and administrative skills.

• Should have experience building, leading and managing volunteer teams.

• Bachelor s degree. Some formal training in music (and specifically church music) is preferred.

• A lifestyle congruent with the biblical requirements for leaders (1 Tim. 3:1-13; 2 Tim. 2; Titus 1:5-9).

• A calling to ministry which models servant leadership.

• Carry out other duties as assigned.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $45,000.00 - $60,000.00 per year

Benefits:
Dental insurance
Health insurance
Life insurance
Paid time off
Parental leave
Retirement plan
Tuition reimbursement
Vision insurance
Schedule:
Day shift
Holidays
Weekend availability

Ability to commute/relocate:
Simpsonville, SC 29681: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)

Education:
Bachelor's (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

Organization Description

None Stated

Advent United Methodist Church