Worship Leader / Music Director


Hope UMC in Trinity, FL, is seeking a part time Worship Leader / Music Minister to lead one traditional and two contemporary services.  This leader must follow Hope’s vision and mission statements in providing passionate styles of worship that are engaging and inviting.  Hope UMC is looking for an individual who has a personal passion for worship, and a calling and desire to lead others in worship in both traditional and contemporary styles.  Our hope is that this individual would work to both enrich current worship formats as well as  introduce new elements. The leader should involve the laity in both planning and performance arts, and supervise a lay-based technical support team.

  • Have a positive behavior that reflects understanding & support of the church’s mission, values and vision statements
  • Be of strong spiritual and moral character and have a personal commitment to Christ with a willingness to share and pray
  • Prefer a BA in Music or 5 years of experience as a musician and Music Director
  • Ability to proficiently play keyboard and/or guitar and read music
  • Direct and lead traditional, contemporary and gospel music
  • Work collegially with others as a team
  1. Direct worship with a spirit yielded to God and leading others to Christ
  2. Work directly with Senior Pastor and other staff, when required, to select music for worship (for both Traditional and Contemporary services)
  3. Select prepare and lead special music and services as necessary
  4. Plan and direct the necessary rehearsals of instrumentalists and vocalists for each Sunday service
  5. Work with others in the provision of worship experiences that would include the worship arts (skits, acting, dance, set design, taize and other forms of worship as needed)
  6. Recruit, train, nurture direct and work with musicians and other artists in the church, including youth, to develop and lead worship
Please send your resumes to:  kelly@hope-umc.com

Contact: Kelly Smith

Address: 2200 Little Road Trinity FL 34655


Website: http://www.hope-umc.com

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