First United Methodist Church, Bloomington Bloomington, IN Posted: March 06, 2018
Music Leader and Coordinator
First United Methodist Church, Bloomington
Requires creativity, collaboration, and flexibility!
Lead a worship band through recruitment, on boarding, and communication with paid and volunteer
Scheduling band members
Weekly rehearsals of instrumentalists & vocalists
Worship planning of weekly contemporary service
Attend staff meetings
Administrative tasks (e.g., budgeting, scheduling, worship database, tracking licenses, etc)
Work with Communications team to coordinate messages for service
Establish working relationship with management of worship site for contemporary service
Lead volunteers helping with oversight, direction and vision for contemporary service
Required Experience, Skills, Abilities & Attributes:
Commitment to a Christ-centered life, understanding oneself as a spiritual leader and representing First
Methodist in the community
A call to ministry through worship and music
Relevant experience in contemporary worship planning and implementation, including band leadership
experience and familiarity with contemporary Christian music
Demonstrated mastery of vocal and instrumental (preferably guitar or keyboard) performance
Strong communication, organizational, follow-through, and leadership skills
The ability to work comfortably and adapt in a changing environment
Creativity in worship design, ability to work collaboratively with others - including preaching pastors,
other musicians, and ministry team
Working knowledge (or willingness to learn) of: Song Select, ProPresenter, Elexio, Dropbox and Planning Center Online
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