Modern Worship Leader at First Presbyterian Church
Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137

Summary:

The Modern Worship Leader brings passion, leadership, and a drive for excellence to the Modern worship experience of First Pres. In close collaboration with the Director of Worship Ministries, s/he leads and develops the worship band, collaborating with a variety of instrumental musicians and singers. S/he exudes spiritual and emotional maturity when working with others. S/he collaborates with other staff members in music selection to create theologically deep and musically captivating worship services.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience leading congregational worship
  • Highly skilled in singing and playing a core band instrument (such as guitar or piano)
  • Proficient in arranging music, and transposing chord charts
  • Skilled at leading band rehearsals for musicians with novice to professional skill levels
  • Versatile in playing a variety of music genres; ability to improvise by ear preferred

Characteristics of an outstanding Worship Leader:

  • Exemplifies a deep personal faith in Jesus Christ through word and conduct
  • Embodies an empathic and patient spirit in working with others
  • Highly organized and able to plan far in advance
  • Adaptable to last minute changes and ability to pivot on short notice
  • A team player, focused on growing the membership and quality of the band

Address

First Presbyterian Church
550 N Main St
Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137

Contact

Andrew Sedlacek
7579478818
asedlacek@firstpresge.org

Website

www.firstpresge.org

Location
Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137
Job type
Part Time
Posted
Hours/week
10
Pay rate
$18
Ordained position
No
Exempt status
Not Exempt
Skills
Adaptable
Being Artistic/Creative
Event Coordination
Interpersonal
Music/Arts
Industries
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
Church Ministry