Director of Music and Worship / Cordele FUMC

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Director of Music and Worship

Cordele First United Methodist, located in South Georgia along Interstate 75, is an 1100-member church with a current average worship attendance of 320 across three distinct services. Its mission is to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of Cordele and the world.

We are seeking a full-time Director of Music and Worship to oversee and lead a contemporary service and a traditional service and to support and encourage a contemporary Spanish service.

Requirements: Have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. To provide vision, leadership, and coordination of our various worship services and music programs. To present the Gospel of Christ in relevant, meaningful, imaginative and creative ways. Ability to organize, lead, rehearse and conduct the Chancel Choir and accompanists in worship on Sundays and in practice during the week. To work with and help lead the praise bands and worship leaders of the contemporary and Spanish services. To coordinate volunteer musicians and ministry leaders. To oversee and provide leadership for other choirs including children, older adults and handbells. To prepare special services as seasons and need dictates. To have a familiarization with A/V technology and to work with an A/V team. To initiate and delegate the work necessary to achieve goals. To recruit and help volunteers identify and use their gifts. To be a team player who is comfortable in a staff setting where responsibilities are delegated and shared to carry out the mission of the church.

This is a salaried position offering between 40-45K per year with benefits. A degree in music or relevant studies is required. Previous experience developing and leading a choir and worship service required. Please submit a cover letter and resume to Larry Rollins, Senior Pastor, at A full copy of the job description can be sent upon request.
Contact: Larry Rollins
Address: 302 E 12th St.; Cordele, GA 31015
Phone: 229-273-4586