Riviera United Methodist Church (in St Petersburg, FL) is seeking a full-time Director of Worship (Worship Leader). Our worship leader must be able to lead vocally and instrumentally, as well as lead a band of singers and musicians, every Sunday morning, along with midweek rehearsals. You would also be organizing Sunday morning volunteer teams for tech, communion servers, readers, etc. The Worship Leader works closely with the pastor to develop sermon series, and oversees the worship design team.
In addition to Sunday worship responsibilities, you may be asked to lead a youth small group, preschool chapel (on a rotation with others), help with church events, and other tasks as required. Our staff works together as a team, and we all help each other as needed.
We have one worship service, which features modern music, with some blended elements (liturgy, occasional hymns, etc).
We are looking for someone with the ability to coach singers and musicians, and someone who is passionate in their faith who can lead others spiritually. Applicant should be outgoing, and ready and willing to share their faith. Familiarity with Planning Center Online and ProPresenter preferred.
The Worship Leader is also expected to participate in and lead special services such as Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, Good Friday, etc. No healthcare or retirement benefits. There are 11 holidays a year, and vacation time accrues after 1 year of employment.
PLEASE SUBMIT RESUMÉ, STATEMENT OF FAITH, AND A RECORDING OF YOURSELF SINGING AND/OR PLAYING.
Contact: Bonnie Culotta
Address: 175 62nd Ave N Saint Petersburg 33702
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