Open Staff Position:


Worship Leader/ Praise Team Director @ United Methodist Church of Mount Vernon

Part Time Salaried position (estimated 10-15 hours/week)


The United Methodist Church of Mount Vernon is seeking applicants for a part time position as Worship Leader/Director for its Praise service. This position works with the guidance of the Senior Pastor to lead the congregation during times of musical worship during the 8:30 Sunday morning worship service and for special events aligned with the mission and vision of the church. Position includes organizing and leading weekly rehearsals for a praise team in varying number of musicians and vocalists. The Sunday morning worship has an average attendance of 150. The Director position should be able to lead the praise team spiritually, lead the Praise Team volunteers in the learning and development of chosen music work with the technicians to oversee the soundboard and presentation.  The church provides software for organizing and delivering the service structure and accounts for researching and attaining new music.  Ideal candidates will either have a Bachelor’s degree in Music or a related field, or have sufficient experience in this style of worship leadership. Please send cover letter and resume to Pastor Joy Mitchell at


(Updated 3/5/2018)