position opening

Title: Director of Worship and Music Ministries

Job Type: Full-Time

 

  • Job description:  This is a full-time position (minimum of 40 hours a week) with the following responsibilities: Lead the worship portion of all three morning services(two contemporary, one traditional), prepare music for all worship services, prepare worship teams for services, plan special musical events, organize accompanist and special music schedules and assist in other areas of ministry as needed. Media responsibilities will include the oversight of hardware and software acquisition, training and maintenance.

 

  • Position Qualifications:  This person in this position must have a choral background and either (1) at least 5 years experience in leading a musical group, and/or (2) a degree in music, music education or similar. Must have a level of music knowledge that enables effective communication with a variety of instrumentalists including piano, keyboard, violin, drums and guitar. Must have a demonstrated ability to organize, coordinate, and motivate musicians and technical team members.  This person should have significant skill and gifting in both singing and in playing at least one primary instrument that can be utilized in leading worship. An understanding of how different instrumentalists work together effectively is required.

 

  • Personal qualities:  A clear testimony of faith in Jesus Christ and a vital, growing, personal relationship with God. The ability to motivate, encourage, lead, organize and disciple people with a shepherd’s heart.

 

Please email your resume and music samples to:

 

Holly Sikorski

 

Or mail to:

 

Holly Sikorski

St. Stephen’s UMC

4601 Juan Tabo Blvd. NE

Albuquerque, NM 87111

505-293-9673