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Southwinds Church

Worship Pastor

Southwinds Church
Tracy, California, United States

Date Posted: 09/11/2012
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Baptist --SBC
Church Size: 1001 to 1500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Southwinds Church of Tracy, an exciting, growing church of over 1000 attenders in Tracy, California (San Francisco Bay Area), is seeking a Worship Pastor to join our leadership team. We are a purpose-driven, small group-based church that connects with believers and seekers through culturally relevant biblical teaching and modern, high-energy worship.

The ideal candidate will combine spiritual integrity and a pastor's heart with a contagious passion for worship. He will demonstrate excellent vocal and instrumental abilities, strong stage presence, commitment to building and leading a talented team of vocalists and instrumentalists, and cutting edge technical aptitude. He will connect well with seekers and believers as he facilitates life-changing worship. He will oversee all aspects of Southwinds' worship ministries.

Please review the minimum requirements and make sure you are a potential fit before submitting a resume.

Minimum Requirements:

Thriving walk with Christ and doctrinal clarity (must agree with Baptist Faith & Message)
Bachelor's Degree
Substantial full-time experience leading worship in a mid-size church
Strong vocal ability
Ability to lead worship from guitar or keyboard (guitar preferred)
Ability to develop and empower volunteers, facilitating growth in vocal and instrumental skills
Ability to work as a team player on a multi-pastor staff
Basic working knowledge of worship technology (sound/lighting/video)
Basic computer skills (PC and/or Mac)
Experience in team building and recruiting

The Ideal Candidate Will Possess:

5+ years leading worship in a church of more than 500 attenders
Seminary Degree
Southern Baptist background
Comprehensive understanding of sound and lighting
Video production skills
Experience with multi-track recording and looping software (Reason/Ableton/Logic/Pro-Tools)
Experience with DMX addressing
Working knowledge of Planning Center Online

Position Responsibilities:

Lead and develop a church-wide comprehensive worship and music ministry
Work with Lead Pastor in developing creative, engaging worship experiences
Coordinate and lead weekly band and vocal rehearsals
Train and equip volunteers for tech team
Oversee purchasing and maintenance of sound, lighting and video systems
Supervise administrative assistant
Provide leadership and oversight for student and children's worship ministries
Prepare and manage annual worship ministries budget
Develop program to equip new vocalists and instrumentalists

Email resume to Provide video sample of worship leadership.