Site Worship Leader

Urban Village Church | Chicago, IL
Date posted: August 15, 2021
Site Worship Leader
Contact Name: Melissa Kirk
Contact Email: [email protected]
Deadline: September 5, 2021

Urban Village Church’s Mission is to Create Jesus-loving, inclusive communities that ignite the City. All roles in our church require a commitment to the pursuit and practice of anti-racist leadership, including transforming values, in line with our anti-racist commitments. All roles also require a commitment to LGBTQIA+ inclusion. A detailed overview of our church’s beliefs and values can be found online at www.urbanvillagechurch.org/beliefs/

Job Description

The worship leader facilitates and energetically leads praise and worship during the Sunday worship services, incorporating a variety of elements and styles that focus on welcoming and inspiring the church community into full participation in the bold, inclusive and relevant mission of God.

Qualifications/Experience/Skills

Formal or informal musical training (can range from self taught, to private lessons, to college

degree with a music background)

  • At least 1 year prior experience leading worship in a congregational setting preferred
  • Ability to lead songs vocally and instrumentally if needed
  • Knowledge of a wide range of Christian/spiritual songs that are relevant for a church context
  • Experience training and organizing musicians
  • Comfortable speaking and performing publicly with a commitment of seeking to grow in that area
  • The ability to create quarterly/yearly goals and vision for the music team

Time Commitment

Part time, 15-17 hours/week

Application Instructions

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to [email protected]

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