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New Life Baptist Church

Youth and Worship Pastor

New Life Baptist Church
Auburn, Kentucky, United States

Date Posted: 02/01/2016
Categories: Associate Pastor - Combo Positions - Music Ministry - Worship Pastor - Youth Pastor
Denominations: Baptist --SBC
Church Size: 101 to 150
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

- Lead worship band for Sunday morning service(s) 
- Organize weekly band practice, select and teach new music, etc. 
- Recruit and train new musicians, developing a discipling/pastoral relationship with your volunteer team. 
- Collaborate with Lead Pastor on creative elements of ministry (videos, designing sermon series and graphics, stage design, lighting, special events, etc.) 
- Provide overall leadership and direction for our worship ministry, including budgeting, marketing, etc. 

- Primary communicator for Wednesday night youth worship, and/or recruit leaders and select curriculum for student small groups. 
- Lead team of volunteers, meet at least monthly with your volunteer team to provide vision/direction. 
- Plan special events. (Camp each summer, D-Now, relationship building events, etc.) 
- Provide students with at least three mission opportunities per year. 
- Have a presence in local schools and extracurricular activities (within reason) 
- Provide overall leadership and direction for student ministry, including budgeting, marketing, etc. 

- Participate in a weekly staff meeting 
- Collaborate with Lead Pastor in discerning and communicating and implementing vision and direction in our church. 
- Assist with planning outreach events, church-wide initiatives, series planning, and long range planning.



- At least a 4 year degree, preferably with some ministry related education. 
- Some experience in both worship and youth ministry. (Can include volunteer experience) 
- Prior experience serving on a church staff in some capacity (including internships, part-time, etc) 
- Team player. Our Lead Pastor values a “team” approach to ministry, and we hope to find a Worship and Youth Pastor who is eager to work closely with other staff. 
- A personal drive for excellence/self-starter. 
- Proficient vocally, able to lead from an instrument (preferably guitar, but not necessary.) 
- Ability to lead a worship band in a very contemporary worship style. 
- Ability to lead and implement change alongside Lead Pastor. 
- Some experience teaching/preaching. 
- Tech-savvy, or willing and able to learn. (Video, graphic design, sound, lighting, website, social media, etc.)