Contemporary worship leader needed at Leavenworth First UMC


Time commitment and work schedule
The contemporary worship leader (CWL) is a twelve to fifteen (12-15) hours-per-week covenant agreement. Program schedule determined by church calendar. The expectation is that the CWL will be available Sundays for 11 a.m. worship and meetings with senior pastor and director of sacred arts ministry prior to or following worship. Additional hours worked as a church volunteer in other projects are not counted toward the hours/wages for this position.

Leader qualifications
Higher education and/or training in ministry and music. Strong demonstrated capabilities in choral, vocal, and instrumental direction. Familiarity with United Methodist doctrine, heritage and structure.

Required skills

  • Complete ministry safe training and pass a background check
  • A heart for the spiritual formation of those in the congregation and the worship ministry.
  • Relational skills and an enthusiastic presence for leading a large church in worship.
  • Skilled in choral, vocal, and instrumental direction.
  • Skilled in organization, administration, and interpersonal relationships.
  • Skilled in the use of technology in worship and in the use of sound, lighting, computers, Power Point, and video projection.
  • Ability to incorporate other art forms as needed.
  • A self-starter
  • A team player with a positive attitude.

Contact: Wayne Parks

Address: 422 Chestnut Street Leavenworth 66048

Phone: 9136825374



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