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Contemporary Worship Director

Job type: Part-time

Category: Worship Ministry

Location: Phoenix , AZ Post Date: August 09, 2017


Job Title: Contemporary Worship Director

Reports to: Pastor of Worship and Music

Position Status: Part-time, approx. 20 hours per week, Exempt

Purpose: This person will have the responsibility of overseeing the direction and development of the Contemporary Worship Service as set forth by the Pastor of Worship and Music and Elder Board. In this role, the Contemporary Worship Director will have an exalted and growing appreciation of the glory of God and of the love of Jesus Christ, and a passion to help the church family to engage Spiritually in worship.



One who measures up to the character qualifications found in 1 Timothy 3:8-13 and lives out a life centered on Jesus Christ

One with a degree in music or working towards a degree in music or equivalent experience

One who embraces the church's vision statement, vision of worship, and confessional statement

One who has the ability to work with chord charts, lead sheets, and other forms of sheet music

One who has a background in sound, lighting, and slide projection

One who has a background with a variety of instruments including but not limited to drums, guitar, and bass and the ability to instruct or train as needed

One with a passion to reach out to all the people in the church body, in order to draw each one lovingly into worship of the Living God

One who is eager to work in a spirit of cooperation with the Music Ministries team and has a teachable heart

One with the ability to develop and lead teams and delegate effectively

One whose interpersonal skills reflect the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ


· To provide oversight for all musical elements in the contemporary worship service

· To lead contemporary worship with a guitar or keyboard and to have the vocabulary to work with all contemporary instrumentalists

· To recruit, train, and provide oversight for all those involved in the contemporary band (musicians and AVL personnel). The Contemporary Worship Director may recommend individual band and AVL members to the Pastor of Worship and Music

· To schedule all sound technicians, propresenter operators, and band members based upon the needs of each worship service

· To implement the Vision of Worship as set forth by the Pastor of Worship and Music and Elder Board

· To practice worship songs in advance with the band insuring the most compelling presentation, evoking maximum congregational participation

· To meet weekly with the Pastor of Worship and Music to plan and evaluate worship services

· To meet monthly with the Worship Team in planning worship and to participate in long range planning

· To work with Pastor of Worship and Music to select and/or arrange songs as needed

· To provide all necessary information for all related worship bulletins

· To collaborate with the Pastor of Worship and Music on liturgical and church family life calendars

· To maintain administrative tasks such as typing worship slides in propresenter, printing weekly worship songs and compiling folders for the band

· To oversee the annual Contemporary Music budget

· To lead in other special services and events as needed (women's or men's retreats, Thanksgiving Service, etc.)

· To maintain inventory of contemporary equipment such as instruments, microphones, and supplies. The Contemporary Worship Director will order predetermined materials or suggest items to be ordered to the Pastor of Worship and Music.

1. This is a part-time position (20 hours per week) with two weeks paid vacation annually

2. The agreement is an at-will agreement

3. Compensation commensurate with education and experience

How to apply

To Apply, please submit the following:

1. Current Resume

2. Cover Letter

3. Two letters of recommendation from pastor or elder of former church

4. Three references (two professional and one personal)

5. If available, a link to a video leading worship

6. Interested candidates may submit all application materials via email to with "Contemporary Worship Director Search" in the subject line or to the following address:

Camelback Bible Church

ATTN: Luke Lusted

3900 E Stanford Dr

Paradise Valley, AZ 85253