Director of Worship Arts

Classification: 
Full-time
Company: 
Redeemer United Methodist Church,
13980 Schavey Road,
DeWitt,
Michigan
48820
Contact Person: 
Diane Lantzy
Contact E-mail Address: 
Diane@dewittredeemer.org
Contact Phone Number: 
(517) 6693430
Description/Responsibilities: 
Objective: The Director of Worship Arts will provide dynamic leadership and oversight to the Worship Ministry at Redeemer Church. Redeemer is a 900 member church with average worship attendance of 500+ located in a growing suburban community. Job Description: In conjunction with the pastor, the successful candidate will be responsible for planning the expression of our love for God with all our heart, soul, mind and strength in corporate worship. Will provide leadership and oversight of praise singers, praise band, drama teams, ensembles, visual arts and media technology (audio, video, lights). Direct all weekly activities and rehearsals necessary to facilitate worship in services. Build and expand the team and its range of talent by recruiting, engaging, auditioning and bringing aboard new talent. Incorporate video, movie, tv clips and other forms of creative arts into the services. Plan for future equipment needs and priorities. Oversee the worship department budget.
Requirements/Qualifications: 
Must have a mature, deep commitment to Jesus Christ and a strong Biblical foundation. A commitment to the vision and mission of Redeemer Church. A heart for the spiritual formation of those in the congregation and worship ministry. Giftedness in music, leadership, administration and relational skills. Ability to recruit, develop and deploy other leaders into this ministry. A team player who is self-motivated and flexible with strong organizational, communication, problem solving and teaching skills. Proficient at keyboard and/or acoustic guitar and experienced in choral, vocal and instrumental direction. Strong vocal ability. Skilled in the use of technology in worship and in the use of sound, lighting, computers, Power Point, video projection, and graphic design. Experience in leading a Worship Arts Team. 4 year college degree preferred.
Application Instructions: 
Please send a resume and cover letter to: Diane@dewittredeemer.org