Worship Leader

Paid Position

Support Raising Required

Employment Dates: May 20th - August 6th, 2019

Position Description

As the Worship Leader you will oversee and develop the Worship Team while leading 45 nights of worship in one summer. You will work closely with the Emcee on all musical elements of the nightly programing, as well as the Media Tech on all logistical transitions and sound. You will work with youth leaders to understand the worship experiences students are familiar with in order to create an atmosphere conducive to worship for multiple denominations and various backgrounds in worship theology. Not only will you have the opportunity to lead worship each night, but you will also have ministry opportunities during the day as you serve alongside students on work projects. You will see students’ lives changed as they grow into a deeper understanding of God through serving the community during the day and experiencing powerful programming each night.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead worship for nightly programming
  • Train and develop Worship Team Members
  • Maintain weekly contact with a full-time Programming Coordinator
  • Oversee weekly set selection and submit weekly set lists to the Worship Coordinator
  • Responsible for all worship slides on ProPresenter
  • Facilitate nightly rehearsals for worship
  • Organize set up and sound check daily
  • Coordinate daily with the Emcee and Media Tech to ensure an effective flow of nightly programming
  • Lead and participate alongside students at work projects daily
  • Contribute as a team player in all aspects of mission trip facilitation
  • Participate in daily devos

Qualifications:

  • Must be a believer in Jesus Christ and hold to Next Step’s Statement of Faith
  • Previous Missions Experience preferred but not required
  • General worship leading experience
  • Experience leading worship rehearsals and practices
  • Experience leading and developing a worship team (i.e. creating set lists, leading a band)
  • Experience leading worship both vocally and instrumentally
  • Familiarity with sound equipment and Mac computers preferred but not required