Date posted Aug 09, 2023
Deadline Sep 30, 2023

Cherry Avenue Christian Church is interviewing for a godly leader with a heart for worship to join us in our next step of ministry. Located in Charlottesville VA we are surrounded by beauty, history, and a diverse culture within close proximity to the University of VA. God is unquestionably doing something special among us and we are prayerfully seeking the person He’s calling to join our team.

We are seeking an excited, spirited, interactive leader who is called to guide others in the Worship of our Lord Jesus Christ. The ideal person will lead vocally and instrumentally and have a passion for worship. The ability to lead musicians as well as identify, develop, and nurture talent.

Qualifications the Candidate Should Possess:

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Worship Studies or equivalent
  • Ability to engage congregation with a variety of songs, music, and prayer
  • Experience in leading worship in a congregational setting (preferably a minimum of 3 years)
  • A good understanding of contemporary technology such as sound, video & various forms of media
  • Leadership skills & ability to build, shape & manage teams of volunteers with varying skill levels

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership at rehearsals, and with song selection
  • Coordinate maintenance of musical & sound equipment, keeping up to date with necessary software
  • Recruit talent
  • Provide vision forming, building and supporting a team
  • Provide musical and spiritual support/encouragement to church staff and congregation
  • Work with Lead Pastor & staff to help create impactful experiences for weekly services & special events

Character Traits for the Position:

  • A passion for sharing the love of Christ
  • Ability to discern needs and respond appropriately, sensitively, and proactively to those needs
  • A person of honesty & integrity demonstrated by living a life worthy of the called you have received

Compensation will commensurate with the level of education & experience in the field.

For more information and to take your first step with us:
Contact Lindsay Ellis, Lead Minister
Call 434-977-1515
Email resumes to
or both.

Cherry Avenue Christian Church Ministry Profile
Lindsay Ellis Lead Minister