Director of Traditional Worship


Director of Traditional Worship Hillside United Methodist Church 4474 Towne Lake Parkway Woodstock, GA 30189 Scope & Responsibilities: Music: • Select music for each traditional service and collaborate with the Senior and Associate Pastor(s) to design the theme and order of the services • Rehearse/lead Chancel Choir, Chamber Choir and Above & Beyond (rehearsals, Sunday morning services and special concerts/events) • Possibly direct the handbell choirs when needed • Coordinate choirs, ensembles, soloists, etc. for worship services • Maintain/update music library • Select music for ensembles and handbell choirs in collaboration with their directors • Send weekly emails/updates to various choirs • Build ProPresenter presentation lyric slides as needed • Oversee Chancel Choir Council (meets 2-4 times a year) • Coordinate, rehearse, and conduct instrumentalists and orchestra for various services and concerts throughout the year. Leadership: • Reports directly to the Associate Pastor • Provide “pastoral” care and oversight to Traditional Worship Ministry servants • Attend Worship Staff meetings • Attend Worship Production meetings • Attend lead Staff and full staff meetings Worship: • Liaison for Holy Communion stewards and acolytes; work with the associate pastor to provide training • Order supplies for sanctuary through appropriate administrative staff • Prepare sanctuary space for worship each week • Build ProPresenter presentations for traditional services • Work with responsible coordinator concerning details for weddings and funerals. Requirements: • A heart for God and a servant’s heart for God’s people • Solid and growing relationship with Jesus Christ • Willingness and experience in serving as a member of the staff leadership team in the local church • At least 5 years service in a large church setting overseeing traditional choir-led music ministry at a church that offers both modern band-led and traditional choir-led worship services • Minimum of a Masters Degree in Music • Ability to communicate effectively • Familiarity and proficiency with ProPresenter and PlanningCenter Online • Knowledge, appreciation for and experience in leading a variety of styles of music • Extensive experience with choral, handbell, and instrumental ensembles • The willingness and experience to work as a “team player” on a large church staff Contact: Mr. Greg Faber Staff Parish Relations Committee

Contact: Greg Faber

Address: 4474 Towne Lake Parkway Woodstock GA 30189


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