Worship Leader

Date Posted: May 13, 2023
Hours Per Week: 40
Emmanuel Fellowship
Omaha, NE, USA
Job Type: Music or Worship Director
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Emmanuel Fellowship (Omaha, NE) – Worship Leader

The Big Picture

Emmanuel Fellowship (emmanuelfellowship.com) is seeking a full-time Worship Leader to provide oversight and direction for the music ministry of Emmanuel Fellowship including directing all aspects of worship and recruiting and developing volunteers.

Job Responsibilities and Duties

  • Worship Planning and Execution (60%)

    • Direct all band practices necessary to facilitate worship services.
      • Organize the stage, sound booth, music room.
    • Lead worship on a regular basis.
    • Build and organize worship teams.
    • Train volunteers and any support staff.
    • Execute the preparation and presentation of the following special church-wide events regarding worship, music or the arts:
      • Christmas Eve
      • Easter
      • Men and Women’s Ministry events
      • Lead additional services (Sunday Night Prayer, quarterly leadership gathering, etc.)
  • Worship Team Building and Administration (20%)

    • Budget
    • Manage Planning Center with regards to the worship portion of the service.
    • Responsible for maintaining necessary licensing and reporting requirements with CCLI.
    • Oversee the AV/Production leader and volunteers including sound and lighting.
    • Provide pastoral care for worship team members.
    • Study leading worship and pursue training opportunities.
  • Other duties based on personal gifting (20%)

    • Small group leader development, guest experience, and/or digital communications.

Qualifications and Job Skill Requirements

  • A growing personal relationship with Jesus Christ expressed with a teachable and humble spirit.
  • Musically qualified to lead worship from guitar or keyboard.
  • Skilled in vocal and instrumental direction.
  • Relational skills as well as a musician.
  • Have the ability to implement different styles of music during a worship set.
  • Skilled in (or willing to learn) the use of sound, lighting, and video.
  • Openness to incorporate other creative art forms.
  • A team player who can also work independently.
  • The ability to build a team and mentor upcoming worship leaders and new team members.
  • Sensitivity to confidential material.
  • Personal and family commitment to church services, small groups, and events.



How To Apply

The Process 

Please look over the job description and the church website. Along with your resume please answer these three questions:

  • Why do you believe that you might be a good fit as the Worship Leader at Emanuel Fellowship?
  • Describe your experiences in ministry and how you may be qualified to serve as the Worship Leader of Emmanuel Fellowship?
  • In just a few sentences please give a summary of your theology and how that is in line with the doctrinal statement of Emanuel Fellowship?

Please send your resume, a worship link, and the answers to these questions to [email protected].