Worship Director

Website Living Stones Church Reno

Title: Worship Director

Reports To: Lead Pastor

Hours: 45+

Compensation: Full-time competitive salary + benefits for employee and family

General Description:
Disciple the church to behold the glory of God and to adore him through music and service planning.

Craft Weekly Worship Gatherings

  • Craft the flow of weekly services to align with the sermon topics and create a weekly experience of the gospel.

Build and Empower a Team of Worship Leaders

  • Recruit new volunteer musicians and vocalists to lead a team of 25+
  • Train musicians and vocalists to use their gifts.
  • Develop new leaders.

Shepherd the Team and the Congregation

  • Make yourself known to the congregation as one who is leading them to Jesus, not just someone putting on a performance.
  • Provide care and discipleship for your team to help them mature and grow in their pursuit of Christ.

Pursue Diversity

  • Pick songs that are emotionally and stylistically diverse according to the diversity of the congregation.
  • Pursue and platform ethnic diversity in a way that represents the people living in Reno.

Direct the Musical Production

  • Lead your team to pursue musical excellence.
  • Lead a weekly worship rehearsal.
  • Resource the team with necessary tools to execute the musical production.

Coordinate the Ministry and Continue to Make It Better

  • Work with the Lead Pastor to develop a song catalog for every season.
  • Plan and input liturgies at least 4 weeks in advance.
  • Schedule the volunteer band at least 4 weeks in advance.
  • Resource all band members with the resources they need to lead well. (songs, charts, click tracks, etc.)
  • Develop a system of organization and communication for the band members to thrive.
  • Work alongside the Production Director to set up the stage and execute the production.

Must haves:


  • Character qualifications of a deacon (1 Timothy 3:8-13).
  • The attitude and heart of a servant.


  • Healthily lead a team of 25+ people.
  • Play an instrument.
  • Train other musicians and vocalists.
  • Provide proper click-tracks.
  • Ability to communicate the truth and good news of the Bible.
  • Ability to craft a well designed worship service.
  • Knowledge of or eagerness to know how to use online tools (like PCO, Pro-Presenter, Ableton, loop community, etc.)
  • Identify and empower future leaders.


  • Enjoy the ride and laugh a lot.
  • Value team over title.
  • Not take himself/herself too seriously.
  • Lead confidently and humbly without coming off like a jerk.
  • Be hungry to make things better.
  • Be a man/woman of prayer and the word.
  • Align with the LS doctrine, values, and strategy.
  • Value soul-care and emotional vulnerability.
  • Regularly take responsibility for failures and shortfalls.
  • Joyfully embrace the gritty nature of Reno.

It would be great if the Worship Director…

  • Had formal musical education to read, write, and teach music.
  • Understands music theory.
  • Can play multiple instruments.
  • Is a great vocal lead.
  • Had some level of formal theological education.
  • Has led in this role at another church before.
  • Knows how to record and do basic levels of audio production.
  • Has experience writing songs.
  • Can run a soundboard.
  • Had other creative and production type skills like graphic design, and video editing.
Contact email address: info@lschurches.com

To apply for this job please visit livingstoneschurches.com.