Praise Band & Worship Leader

Lehman Memorial UMC
Job Type
Salary Details
1-year renewable, contracted, salaried position Compensation: $12,000 annually
Contract Type
Hours per Week
Part Time (7-10 hours a week)
Closing Date
The major purpose and responsibility of the Praise Band & Worship Leader is to facilitate excellent traditional/contemporary worship music experiences weekly.

Job Description


Active in Christian faith.
Ability to read music and chord charts.
Ability to play keyboard (Guitar also helpful)
Possess strong vocal presence, ability to lead songs and other singers.
Ability to lead rehearsals and lead instrumentalists and vocalists.
Knowledge of current and standard worship songs and how to effectively incorporate them into a worship setting.
Ability to lead songs for the congregation and teach new songs.
Ability to recruit, train and manage volunteers for the musical arts and collaborate with the technical and visual arts staff.
Ability to collaborate with other leaders to create and design meaningful worship experiences.



Plan and facilitate excellent traditional/contemporary weekly worship music experiences.
Selecting and rehearsing songs that support the weekly theme of worship.
Leading the music portion of the weekly worship service.
Attending Worship planning meetings to ensure proper music planning cycle.
Use and teach worship songs that have sound Christian theology.  
Effectively use Planning Center to organize musicians, distribute music and communicate with your team and the pastors.
Design/create or direct visual presentation content, integrating songs and other worship elements for use on ProPresenter.
Organize and subscribe to necessary music and permissions websites. (CCLI, Song Select, Praise Charts) and adhere to all copyright laws.
Coordinate/communicate with the sound technician for rehearsals and weekly worship.
Coordinate with traditional service leadership when needed and for any combined services throughout the year.
Prepare for and be present at all “holiday” services. This includes Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Easter.
In the case of approved absences, ensure facilitation is at a comparable level.

Organization Description

Lehman Memorial UMC Vision: "A Christ centered church where all are cared for, purpose is found, and lives are changed.

Lehman Memorial UMC Mission: "to know and show Christ's love through our witness, worship, outreach and prayer."



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