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Five Oaks Church

Worship Pastor

Five Oaks Church
Woodbury, Minnesota, United States


Date Posted: 04/11/2017
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Evangelical Free
Church Size: 1001 to 1500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

**Apply by sending resume and video of leading worship, if available, to: jhaage@fiveoakschurch.org**

 

ROLE DESCRIPTION

The Worship Pastor leads the worship ministries of the church, equipping the congregation and those serving in worship ministries to bring the story of God to life. The primary emphasis is on the weekend services and other congregational worship services (e.g., Lent and Advent), but providing leadership and/or input to other ministries is also included (e.g., Student and Children’s Ministries).

 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

 

The leader of the weekend worship team

  • ›  Recruit and mobilize gifted/talented/called people in the congregation to use their gifts on the worship team.

  • ›  Develop the skills of worship team members.

  • ›  Pastor team members and help them grow as disciple-makers.

  • ›  Develop a serving culture that is enriching, fun, kingdom focused, and personally meaningful.

A leader of teams
  • ›  Oversee, develop, and disciple the Tech Coordinator/Director.

  • ›  Oversee, develop, and disciple other Worship Ministry sta as needed.

  • ›  Develop student worship team members and leaders in collaboration with the Student Ministries Pastor.

A leader of leaders
  • ›  Recruit, develop, and deploy others to lead in worship in a variety of venues, including weekend worship services.

The lead weekend worship leader
  • ›  Lead the congregation in worship, preferably with the ability to play a lead instrument.

A constant learner and innovator
  • ›  Constantly improve the weekend worship experience to increase engagement and proclamation of the story of God.

  • ›  Work closely with the Senior Pastor and executive sta in shaping the future of worship services at Five Oaks.

 The Worship Pastor will be a servant leader.
  • ›  The Worship Pastor will be a servant leader.

  • ›  Assist in providing pastoral care to the congregation as needed.

SCOREBOARD

  • ›  The congregation is actively participating in worship.

  • ›  Genuine seekers feel included and equipped.

  • ›  The gifted/called/skilled are being recruited, mobilized, and developed to serve and make an impact.

  • ›  New worship leaders are being developed, mobilized, and released.

  • ›  Students with musical skills are being developed, discipled, and deployed throughout the church, including the weekend services.

  • ›  Worship team members love serving in this ministry.

  • ›  Worship services feel fresh and life-giving.

REPORTING
  • ›  Works closely with the Senior Pastor

  • ›  Reporting structure based on experience

EXPERIENCE
 
We are looking for someone with up to ten years of experience as a worship leader, but we are ready to develop a relative beginner who has the needed skills, experience in leading worship and worship teams, and is strong relationally. We have the systems, people, and commitment in place to develop this person in the skills and arts of sta oversight and other leadership skills.
 
RENUMERATION
  • ›  Salary: Commensurate with experience.

  • ›  Medical Bene ts: HealthPartners/Health Savings Plan

  • ›  Retirement Plan

  • ›  Life Insurance

  • ›  Paid Vacation

  • ›  Paid Holidays

     

BONUSES
 
› Preaching
› Songwriting
 
**Apply by sending resume and video of leading worship, if available, to: jhaage@fiveoakschurch.org**