Pine Ridge Fellowship, a UMC Congregation with average weekly attendance about 150, is seeking a part-time Director of Worship to work in cooperation with the pastoral, music and technical staff along with volunteer leadership in worship ministries to create and coordinate both contemporary and traditional worship opportunities. This person will serve as the Contemporary worship leader, directing the contemporary worship team, and also will be responsible to work with the pastor to implement the total worship plan for the life of the congregation which includes music, liturgy, drama, dance, visual, graphic and technical arts as well as support ministries such as ushers, communion stewards, acolytes, etc. This position is 10-12 hours/week. We have one worship service, which features modern music, with some blended elements (liturgy, occasional hymns, etc).
Weekly Breakdown of Hours:
2 hours - weekly rehearsal
3 hours - Sunday morning (early morning prayer and production meeting and worship)
3 hours - selecting music, rehearsing, and scheduling members of band and tech teams
1.5 hour - meet with Pastor (weekly pastoral staff meeting) for planning, brainstorming, and budgeting
2 hours – Administrative Council meeting.
2 hours - Servant Ministry Team Meeting and training
The Worship Leader is also expected to participate in and lead special services such as Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, Good Friday, etc and will receive additional compensation for that. The Worship Leader may miss two weeks (24 hours) a year, one of these weeks paid.
Education and Experience:
The qualified candidate will have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in music or a related field. The preferred candidate will have related experience. Familiarity with Church Teams Online and ProPresenter a plus.
Salary & Benefits: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Contact: Jude Charles
Phone: (386) 259-9240 X 100
Contact: Jude Charles
Address: 1045 E. Normandy Blvd Deltona FL 32725
The Florida Conference of The United Methodist Church
450 Martin L King Jr Ave
Lakeland, FL 33815
(863) 688-5563 or toll free (800) 282-8011