2/3/17: Worship Leader (Sugar Land, TX)

What are you looking for?
Worship Leader
What’s the name of your church or organization?
Holy Cross Episcopal Church
Where is the job site located?
Sugar Land, TX
What do you want this person to do?
Position Available
Part- Time Worship Leader(Contemporary Praise in Liturgical Setting)

Personal Qualifications

• A person with a strong personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
• A person dedicated to the spiritual disciplines of prayer and Scripture study.
• A person who is prompt, conscientious, and self-motivated.
• A person who relates well with others and is dedicated to the corporate life of the Church.
• A person who is enthusiastic about his/her ministry and is able to lead others in worship.
• A person able to direct and lead a worship team and willing to take direction from the rector.
• A person willing to minister within the Anglican Church tradition and according to the mission, vision, and core values of Holy Cross Church (see attached).

Duties and Responsibilities

• The worship leader will select songs for all services in keeping with the themes of the day’s propers and the themes to be covered in the rector’s sermon.
• The worship leader will hire contract musicians (as needed) and oversee the recruitment of volunteer singers and musicians from within the congregation.
• The worship leader will arrange, oversee, and provide for all rehearsals of the worship team.
• The worship leader will work together with the AV team leader to recruit, train and schedule audio/visual volunteers.
• The worship leader will work together with the AV team leader in the maintenance and troubleshooting of all audio/visual equipment.

Time & Compensation

The worship leader will be responsible for Sunday worship 49 Sundays of the year and worship at 4 mid-week evening services (Ash Wednesday, MaundyThursday, Good Friday, and Christmas Eve). Three weeks (including three Sundays) will be allowed for vacation and the worship leader will arrange for a substitute to lead worship in his/her absence.

The worship leader will receive a starting pay of $15,900 annually on a part-time staff basis. Estimated time commitment: 10-15 hours per week.

The worship leader will make every effort to be available for the funerals and weddings of church members for which he/she will receive an honorarium for his/her services performed.

The worship leader will meet with the rector and church staff at the weekly staff meeting, and with the rector for quarterly and annually for periodic review.

What type of commitment are you looking for?
Part time
Does this job pay?
What is the application process?

Interested persons should contact Mark Kurtz by phone at 281-633-2000, or by email at Mark@HolyCrossChurch.com. Resumes may also be sent by regular mail to Mark Kurtz, Administration Manager, Holy Cross Church, 5653 W River Park Dr, Sugar Land, Texas 77479. To visit the church website go towww.holycrosschurch.com.

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