Worship Arts Pastor
We are looking for an experienced, passionate and relevant Worship Arts Pastor to join our thriving, and growing church in Southern California.
Victorville First Assembly of God in Victorville, CA
Church Vision: As a multi-site, multi ethnic and multi-generational church we seek to Impact the High Desert and beyond with the life changing message of Jesus Christ and to develop fully devoted followers of Jesus Christ.
About us: We are a healthy group of believers who come together to worship and share community in a culturally relevant environment. We are currently averaging over 3,500 people in attendance every Sunday on 9 different campuses. We care about following
God, we care about fulfilling his purpose for our church, we care about people because people matter to God and we are looking for someone who not only loves to worship but loves bringing people to a place of passionate worship of Jesus in their lives.
- AT LEAST 5 years full time experience supervising a worship ministry at a church of 500 or more in average worship attendance
- AT LEAST 5 years experience rehearsing a team and leading worship on a weekly basis
- AT LEAST 5 years experience in overseeing or working with technical artists (sound, lighting, media, and video)
- MUST be proficient on a musical instrument and able to lead from Guitar or Piano
- MUST be proficient in working knowledge of the various instruments involved in worship (“Speak” band and vocals).
- Experience in developing worship teams and leaders
- Experience with Planning Center and ProPresenter preferred
- Experience designing stage sets for the worship facility
- Experience in leading and directing some productions
- Experience planning and producing special musical and ministry events (concerts, prayer and worship services, musicals, etc.)
- Experience with leading and directing a choir
- Bachelor’s degree preferred (Or working towards this)
- Licensed or Ordained with Assemblies of God preferred
Principle Function: To oversee the worship arts ministry at First Assembly of God, Victorville, CA.
Relationship: This pastoral position will report directly to the Lead Pastor and will be amenable to the lead team pastors on the staff.
- To personally grow in your ongoing relationship with Christ (ex. daily devotions, books, podcasts, education).
- To develop and hone people skills.
- To establish and implement leadership goals.
- To remain teachable as you lead in ministry.
- To oversee the worship experience of Sunday services.
- To train worship teams by developing both vocal and instrumental musicians to become outstanding at their craft.
- To disciple leaders in the worship ministry to grow spiritually, emotionally, and mentally in Christ.
- To recruit members to join the worship ministry.
- To develop an overall cohesive worship arts ministry – worship, choir, drama, etc.
- To lead the choir in their Sunday ministry component of the services.
- To oversee platform design and look for each series and season.
- To both establish direction and lead the main seasonal events and productions.
- To assist other campuses in their worship arts ministries.
- To work with the audio-visual team to establish the best sound, lighting, and overall audio-visual experience for services and ministries.
- To carry out other duties as outlined by the Lead Pastor.
Competitive salary and wages. Compensation commensurate with experience/education
Benefits (medical, dental, vision, and tuition discount to Victor Valley Christian School Pre-K-12th grade)
Conferences and training events
If you meet the listed requirements and are interested in joining a high caliber team making a difference for the Kingdom of God please forward a cover email, resume, and references
to email@example.com. All submissions must include a “link” to a video of you leading worship, a picture of you and your family and a brief description as to why you would fit our team.