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West Evangelical Free Church

Director/Pastor of Worship & Music

West Evangelical Free Church
Wichita, Kansas, United States

Date Posted: 09/08/2009
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Evangelical Free
Church Size: 501 to 750
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Our part-time Director of Worship & Music position has grown beyond half-time into a full-time position. We are seeking a pastor or director to fill that full-time role in order to keep our worship powerful, high-quality, and life-changing. We desire to stir the spirit of God's people to adore Him for who He is, what He has done, and what He will do.

Pastor/Director of Worship and Music

A. Experience – Prefer 3 years minimum in the areas outlined below
B. Possess musical giftedness, passion for worship, and vibrant growing relationship with God
C. Possess leadership and people development skills
D. Understanding of audio/visual technology preferred
E. Vision and ability to move worship forward, both corporately and individually, and maintain relevance
F. Be in full agreement with the doctrinal statement of the Evangelical Free Church of America
General Responsibilities:
A. Oversee and provide necessary leadership to the areas of adult worship (both traditional and contemporary), drama and visual arts, including working with pastors, worship assistant, support staff, vocalists and instrumentalists, worship writers, sound/lighting tech teams, drama and visual arts volunteers.
B. Recruit, train and equip worship personnel both spiritually and musically.
C. Teach, model and oversee worship for the church body.
D. At the direction of the Senior Pastor, help coordinate special services and provide pastoral and leadership responsibilities.
E. Understand audio-visual technology to clearly communicate with the sound, lighting and multimedia technicians, creating a quality atmosphere for worship.
F. Future development of children’s and youth music programs as requested by children’s and youth directors.
G. Pursue continued growth and development through reading, conferences, etc.
H. Other duties as specified by the Senior Pastor.
I. Develop and multiply worship personnel for our current church and for future church plants.

Organizational Responsibilities
Must be a team player with other church staff members, committed to fulfilling the vision of the entire church. Will serve under the direction of the Senior Pastor and in cooper-ation with the Elder Board. Annual ministry plan will be reviewed by the Senior Pastor.
All interested applicants are asked to send a cover letter, resume, and video (link or dvd) of you leading worship, if possible, to:
Worship Search Committee
West Evangelical Free Church
1161 N Maize Rd
Wichita KS 67212
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