Praise Team Leader

Trinity Lutheran Church

Trinity Lutheran Church of Des Plaines is currently searching for an Interim Praise Team Leader. The Praise Team Leader is responsible for preparing and leading the contemporary worship experience at Trinity Lutheran. He/She will select music, lead rehearsals, and recruit and lead a volunteer team of musicians and vocalists at our Saturday night worship service. The ideal candidate for this position will:

  • Have a committed Christian faith
  • Be willing to actively participate in the music ministry of Trinity Lutheran
  • Possess and demonstrate strong worship leadership skills
  • Be comfortable playing with and leading other musicians
  • Have knowledge and understanding of church music
  • Be willing to work in conjunction with pastoral leaders and worship committee members for guidance, direction, and coordination of worship services and church direction of worship
  • Be available for staff meetings and worship committee meetings
  • Possess strong interpersonal skills
  • Possess skills in contemporary music styles and comfortable adapting traditional styles for current worship contexts
  • Possess strong skills on piano

Experience: At least 2 years worship leading preferred.

Education: Bachelor degree or equivalent preferred.

For more information, please contact Eric West, Interim Director of Music, at 

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