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Naperville Christian Church

Director of Worship Arts

Naperville Christian Church
Naperville, Illinois, United States

Date Posted: 06/18/2011
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 251 to 350
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:
The Director of Worship Arts has the primary responsibility for directing and planning worship services at NCC. This includes staffing, training, and developing leaders for the worship life of Naperville Christian Church. This is a part time position on staff.

Core Competencies:

Commitment to NCC’s philosophy of ministry.
Experience creating, developing, training, and leading teams.
Appropriate education/experience in music (instrumental and vocal), worship, or related fields.
Giftedness and/or skill in Leadership, Administration, and Communication.
Passionate desire to reach people for Jesus through worship.

The following body of skills:

Ability to read music/music theory
Play guitar/piano/lead instrument
Vocal abilities
Ability to arrange music/musicians/vocalists
Skill and experience as “director” of music
Experience in contemporary, purpose-driven praise

Experience selecting, directing, casting dramas
Knowledge/experience with stage lighting
Ability/Experience in worship space decoration
Experience/skill in other worship arts

Experience with Worship presentation software
Knowledge and experience with A/V technologies
Experience with worship videos, video editing
Skills with sound operation/mixing

Leadership Development
1.Develop and communicate a passionate vision for worship ministry to ministry leaders, staff, and the church at large.
2.Consistently evaluate effectiveness of worship ministry, being a catalyst for positive change when and where needed.
3.Model Christ-like leadership to the worship ministry leaders and church.
4.Recruit, train, and develop volunteer worship ministry leaders.
5.Promote value of worship ministry to potential and current church leadership.
6.Plan and implement worship ministry training opportunities.
7.Develop expanding and reproducing worship ministry leadership teams, with various levels of supervision.
8.Work under the direction of the Lead Pastor and with the staff to create and operate under the provisions of a Worship Ministries budget.
9.Provide oversight in planning and implementation of the following activities:
Worship services, including music, arts, drama, multi-media, and technical arts.
Adult, Children’s and Youth worship groups including choirs, ensembles, and bands.
Encouraging and modeling personal devotions and corporate prayer in all worship teams.
Other worship activities such as concerts, conventions, and seasonal worship events.

Administrative Tasks --

1.Responsible for planning and administering all aspects of worship arts, budgeting and expenditures.
2.Lead the worship planning team.
3.Champion worship ministry throughout the church.
4.Evaluate worship weekly and implement corrective measures.
5.Supply worship ministry staff as needed.
6.Other duties as assigned by the Lead Pastor.


1.Meet weekly with the Lead Pastor.
2.Meet regularly with the staff at both regular and special staff meetings.
3.Meet regularly with worship ministry leadership for personal shepherding of volunteer leaders and program planning and evaluation.
4.Active participant in NCC Life Groups.
5.Accountable to the Elders of Naperville Christian Church.

**Please submit resume and sample of your worship leading to