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Worship Leader


published 4/15/2021

Start: As soon as possible

The Well, a United Methodist church in Rosemount, is seeking a part-time worship leader to lead a team that provides music for specific and assigned worship services. This position reports to the associate minister. This a part-time position (roughly 10 hours/ week). View full job description.

Duties:

  • Plan for and lead the team of musicians in rehearsals and specified/ assigned worship services
  • Select music for worship services in coordination with associate minister and other pastors, that compliments the worship experience and follows sermon themes, and liturgical calendar
  • Recruit, train, and shepherd the team (including musicians and technical support)
  • Create a sense of community and support within the team by providing both individual care and group connection through spiritual (prayer/ devotions) and non-spiritual (community development) activities
  • Assists with preparation for performances/ special services, such as:  Ash Wednesday, Holy Week, Thanksgiving, Good Friday, Christmas Eve, and other services as requested by the Associate Minister and other pastors
  • Understand and adhere to Safe Sanctuary policies
  • Plan and arrange for substitute leader and team members as necessary
  • Flexibility to adapt worship experience to meet changes in worship formats (in-person and virtual)
  • Recognized as a leader, in alignment with and supportive of the purpose and core values of The Well
  • Submit bulletin/ PowerPoint information weekly by requested deadlines
  • Purchase, prepare, copy any needed music for team following copyright procedures
  • Maintain musical library for reusable music
  • Attend bi-annual Worship Arts Team meetings

Qualifications:

  • Prior experience as a worship leader and musician, or regular participation on a worship team desired
  • Keyboard/ piano or guitar proficiency required 
  • Knowledge of vocal pedagogy desired 
  • Possess a willingness and ability to work with musicians of varying backgrounds/ skill levels
  • Experience in teaching and developing musicians individually and as a group
  • Knowledge and experience leading vocalists
  • Music degree desired

Application Info:
Please email your resume and cover letter to the church at: offices@thewellmn.church

Deadline:
June 1, 2021

Position Type:
Part-time

Contact: Annette Jones

Address: The Well, 14770 Canada Ave. W Rosemount, MN 55068

Phone: 651-423-2475

Email:

Website: https://thewellmn.church

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Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

122 West Franklin Avenue, Suite 400 Minneapolis, MN 55404

info@minnesotaumc.org

(612) 870-0058