Below are all the current
First UMC Employment Opportunities

Journey Worship Leader (10/2021)


First United Methodist Church-Sikeston is a diverse, mission-centered church that exists to lead people in new life with Jesus. We are currently seeking a Modern Worship Leader to lead our Journey Worship.

An ideal candidate for this position is someone Christ-centered, creative, excellent leadership and team building, organized, detailed oriented, adaptive to change and committed to mission of First UMC.


  • Experience leading Modern Church Worship

  • Experience recruiting and leading Teams

  • Experience leading Band Rehearsals

  • Strong computer and technology skills.


This position is negotiable for either full-time or part-time, and job description may be adjusted according to candidate’s time and gifts.

Responsible for creating and leading passionate worship experiences; building and leading worship teams; overseeing sound, media, lighting and any other worship technologies.

Church Leadership

  • Participate in Staff Meetings, Worship Planning Meetings and Preaching Preview

  • Participate, Coordinate and Support other First UMC Ministry Areas

Worship Planning

  • Scheduling Musicians, Sound, Media

  • Planning and preparing Worship Music

  • Implement or oversee Media, Sound and other Worship Teams

  • Coordinate Special Services


  • Recommend and implement necessary Technical Upgrades

  • Coordinate sound/media for Special Events/Funerals/Weddings

  • Maintain and repair worship equipment

COMPENSATION:  Is competitive and negatable to hours (full-time/part-time) and experience.

TO APPLY: Email resume, recording of leading live worship, 3 professional references and cover letter to No Facebook messages please.