First UMC Carrollton: Director of Music, Worship and Arts

Date Posted: 8/24/2022

First UMC Carrollton, Carrollton, TX

Job Description

We are seeking a full-time Director of Worship, Music and Arts to further First UMC Carrollton’s mission of filling every neighborhood with the Good News of God’s love through engaging and energetic worship experiences. The ideal candidate has a heart for leading worship and connecting with people to invite them into relationship with Christ.


  • A deep spiritual relationship with Jesus
  • A calling to bring passion and excitement to a blended-style worship experience
  • A track record of growing a worship program in a medium to large church environment
  • Strong musical theory and composition skills
  • Strong interpersonal and multi-tasking skills
  • Experience in organizing and leading volunteer-based teams 
  • Proficiency in multi-track layering enhancement software such as MainStage
  • Bachelor’s degree in Music with Master’s degree in related fields preferred


  • Organize and facilitate engaging weekly worship services for a multi-generational congregation
  • Recruit, develop and coordinate rotating service teams of musicians including:
    • Vocals – lead and backing vocalists using microphones
    • Band – guitars, bass, drums, keyboards and piano
    • Orchestra – brass, woodwinds, strings and percussion
    • Choirs – Adult choir and coordination with kids’ choir for special occasions
  • Acquire and/or create orchestrations, and arrangements for our repertoire
  • Assist with training and mentoring of Youth musicians and the Youth band as needed
  • Develop and oversee the Music and Arts budget

WORK SCHEDULE: 40–50 hours per week requiring flexibility in schedule to meet requirements. Evening and weekend hours required.

How to Apply

Email a cover letter, resume and any worship leading samples to Jenn Magill, Director of Operations & Finance, at
Contact Email: [email protected]
Contact Phone: 214-394-1706


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