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Director of Worship Arts - Broomfield UMC, CO

July 07, 2020

Responsibilities:

  • Inspire worship with the triune God through music, spoken/written word, creative/technical arts, creative intentional worship planning, aesthetic atmospheres, and shepherding
  • Envision and facilitate authentic, dynamic and transformative weekly worship through different styles and formats
  • Support the worship vision of the Lead Pastor
  • Create worship that strengthens and aligns with the message themes
  • Research, develop and support other forms of emerging worship opportunities
  • Envision, plan and facilitate seasonal events for the congregation and the community
  • Support and oversee all contemporary vocal ensembles, band and worship teams and their respective leaders
  • Create and encourage opportunities for social interaction amongst music ministry participants
  • Teach congregation the role of worship in the church through music, word, story and action
  • Coordinate and lead the weekly Worship Planning Team
  • Lead Contemporary Worship services each Sunday and weekly rehearsals
  • Participate in Traditional Worship as needed
  • Provide vision to and oversight of technical support teams and contractors
  • Develop annual strategies for outreach through worship arts events
  • Develop and control annual budget for Worship Arts
  • Expand participation of congregation in Worship Arts
  • Conduct yearly performance reviews of all paid worship and technical team members
  • Support funerals and memorial services as needed
  • Attend weekly staff meetings and quarterly Ministry Council meetings
 Qualifications:
This position must be proficient in the following areas:
  • Musical coach (vocal/instrumental) providing guidance and facilitating growth of music ministry participants
  • Development and growth of youth musicians by including youth in music ministry as their gifts develop
  • Musical composition, arrangement and creation of rehearsal charts (lyrics, chord charts, lead line, and brass instrument charts), adapted to the skills and abilities of musicians
  • Foundational skills in live and recorded sound engineering and mixing
  • Performance and direction of contemporary and traditional religious music, along with the appropriate inclusion of secular music in worship
  • Strong understanding and application of music copyrights and licensing in a worship setting (CCLI, etc.)
 The qualified candidate for this position will have:
  • Formal music training: BA in Music or equivalent musical training
  • 3 years experience leading bands in a congregational setting
Skills and Abilities:
  • MS Office Suite, including Outlook, Planning Center Online, Notation software (e.g. Finale, Sibelius)
  • Video creation and editing software (Premiere Pro, Photoshop, Illustrator, Media Shout)
  • Strong visionary leadership
  • Confidentiality
  • Adaptability
  • Collaborative spirit: the ability to work as a team leader and team member
  • Self-starter
  • Superior organizational skills including worship team scheduling and music selection
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Manage both large and small projects
  • Excellent communication skills in all mediums
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
 Interested candidates please email your resume and cover letter with salary requirements to mindy.davidson@broomfieldumc.org with "Director of Worship Arts" as the subject.
 

Contact: Mindy Davidson

Address: 545 W 10th Ave Broomfield CO 80020

Phone: 3034661719

Email:

Website: http://www.broomfieldumc.org