Gresham UMC seeks Praise Team Director

Gresham UMC seeks Praise Team Director


Position Title: Praise Team Director

Status: Exempt
Position summary: Maintain and develop a Contemporary Christian music program at Gresham United Methodist Church for the early service.
Reports to:  Pastor 
Experience leading Contemporary Christian Music
Have skills to work with and lead vocalists and instrumentalists.
Have an ability to function in partnership with the pastor to develop and design worship experiences.
Experience with leading Bell choirs desired
Have a personal relationship with God through Jesus Christ and be committed to constantly growing the relationship deeper through music
Primary Responsibilities
1.     Provide leadership for the Praise Team and run weekly rehearsals September through May.
2.     Provide musical leadership for the 9am service June through August.
3.     Work closely with the pastor on weekly worship design.
4.     Plan special music programs, which include working with the choir director on Christmas, Easter and other special services.
5.     Provide leadership for the Bell Choir and run regular rehearsal is desired.
6.     Provide music leadership as needed.
Secondary Responsibilities: 
1.     Work with the finance team and pastor on an annual music budget and oversee expenditures throughout the year.
2.     Work with volunteers to maintain the music library.
3.     Recruit special music during the summer for the early service.
Knowledge and skills
Experience and education in music leadership.
Knowledge contemporary music libraries
Capacity to work with the Praise Team and congregation
Physical requirements
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, and/or sit. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
 Pay: Based on experience
Gresham United Methodist Church at

Contact: Gresham UMC

Address: 620 NW 8th St Gresham OR 97030

Phone: 503-6651192

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