Employment (Churches)

Worship Leader

Calvary Bible Evangelical Free Church, Wayne, Nebraska

Part-time role teaching and leading the congregation in public worship through music, prayer and Scripture reading.

Ministry description

The worship leader teaches the congregation how to worship the Lord and leads them in public worship through music, prayer and Scripture reading. The worship/music leader works under the direction of the senior pastor and is expected to work 20 hours per week.


  • Has the ability (gifts) to lead God’s people in worship
  • Has a passion for leading worship
  • Has a consistent walk with the Lord
  • Plays and leads with at least one instrument well (guitar or piano)
  • Has the ability to lead worship with or without a team of musicians
  • Has the ability to organize, instruct and prepare worship teams
  • Is sensitive to the needs of the congregation
  • Is a team player, able to work with staff
  • Able to lead both contemporary and blended styles of worship
  • Preferred knowledge of sound equipment and appropriate application for services
  • Intermediate computer skills including MS Office, Google Docs and projection software


  • Plan the worship services in cooperation with the senior pastor
  • Lead the congregation in worship on Sunday and other public services
  • Organize and prepare chord charts, music, lyrics and audio files for teams to play and lead music for appropriate worship services
  • Choose appropriate music for Sunday and special services
  • Prepare and ensure song lyrics, sermon slides and media are loaded in projection computer for appropriate services
  • Encourage other musicians to develop their skills
  • Prepare others to lead worship in his/her absence
  • Coordinate with sound technicians for rehearsals and Sunday worship
  • Train other sound and media technicians as needed
  • Participate in personal ministry training and development (church will pay for certain approved ministry training)

How to apply

Contact Pastor James Sealt

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