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The Grove

Pastor of Worship and Arts

The Grove
Chandler, Arizona, United States

Date Posted: 01/03/2013
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 2501 to 3000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Pastor of Worship & Arts


The Grove is a missional, outward focused church committed to making the name of Jesus famous locally and globally.  The Grove is located in the rapidly expanding East Valley of the greater Phoenix area.  The Grove’s congregation is young, dynamic, and passionate about living out their faith. 


Our core values are: Love God, Grow Together, Serve the World.  This both defines our passions and values, as well as our discipleship process, as we move people from a relationship with God, to growing in Christ and building community, and then out into the world to love and serve. 


Job Description:

The Grove is seeking a Worship pastor with a heart for leading people into the presence of God through worship and the arts.  We are looking for someone that is a gifted musician, passionate about worshiping Jesus, and exhibits strong interpersonal skills on stage and leading teams.




- Bachelor’s degree or higher from a Christian institution

- Must be a mature, growing believer with a clear understanding of God’s Word, along with the ability to clearly communicate it

- Experienced modern, creative musician (instrument and vocals), skilled in leading and performing a wide range of music

- Committed to spiritual integrity and artistic excellence

- Effective organization and inter-personal communication skills

- Can both lead and thrive in a team-based environment

- Teachable, responsive, and respectful of authority

- Minimum three years of full-time worship leading experience in a church of 500+




-Plan, coordinate, and present music for all 3 Sunday worship services (including one weekday   rehearsal)

- Recruit, schedule, develop, and mentor volunteer instrumentalists, vocalists, media, and sound techs

- lead the arts ministry & champion the artists among us.
- Develop worship and arts for weekly services that contribute to an authentic worship experience
- Pastoral presence on the platform with an ability to engage the hearts of the people through music   and words
- Oversee worship and art departments
- Inspire and encourage the arts in such a way to reflect who we are as a community of believers
- Develop annual music plan and budget for worship and arts ministries
- Have or willing to become knowledgeable in lighting, sound, and presentation software, as well as be able to assist in these production components


- Annual salary with housing allowance

- Ministry expense account

- Annual vacation time

- Medical and dental insurance



Please submit All of the following:

- A resume with picture of you and your family (if applicable)

- A brief letter about you and your passions in ministry

- A video of you leading worship

- A link to your website, blog, music, mp3, videos, youtube, and/or Facebook page


Submit to Sheila Smith at