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The Ark Church

Associate Worship Leader

The Ark Church
Conroe, Texas, United States

Date Posted: 09/04/2012
Categories: Music Ministry - Worship Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 5001 to 7500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Position: Associate Worship Leader
Ministry Area: Worship
Accountable to: Worship Pastor
Position is: Full Time

The Ark Church in Conroe, Texas (just north of Houston) is seeking an experienced Associate Worship Leader who has a passion for creativity and ministry for the purpose of advancing the message of Jesus Christ. The Ark Church began in 1996 with Pastor Alan & Joy Clayton and 2 other couples coming out of Lakewood Church under founding pastor, John Osteen (Joel's father). We are a contemporary evangelical church with a charismatic background currently averaging 5,000-6,000 in weekly attendance.

This position is designed for a strong leader who is energetic and friendly, with previous worship leading and production experience in a church (attendance over 1,500 preferred.) This role reports directly to the Worship Pastor.

We would consider you an ideal candidate if:

You Are:

Passionate about worship, regardless of style
Comfortable working with pastors, musicians, and artists
Highly-organized and can work successfully in a tightly structured environment
Open to the gifts and the power of the Holy Spirit working in the church today
A team player

You Have:

Outstanding ability to lead worship
High degree of proficiency with a primary instrument (piano preferred)
An exceptional eye for detail
A firm knowledge of music theory (music degree preferred)
Proven experience in managing people and relationships
Ability to manage multiple projects at the same time and meet deadlines
A sense of humor

You Will:

Help plan and implement worship services
Work closely with the Worship Pastor and worship leaders
Write band and vocal rhythm charts weekly (string, brass, and other charts as needed)
Run band, vocal, and choir rehearsals as necessary
Build worship graphics on a weekly basis
Manage church copyright licensing procedures as they apply to music
Contract, manage, and schedule musicians for worship services
Lead worship for midweek and weekend services
Perform other tasks as assigned by Worship Pastor

Candidate Requirements:

Previous management experience (3 years preferred)
Previous worship leading and production experience in a church is a must (attendance over 1,500 preferred)
Software experience in Finale, Sibelius, Pro Logic, (Reason and Ableton “Live” a plus)

This position is full-time with competitive salary and full benefits.

If you agree, please submit current photograph and resume in .pdf format along with a current video of you leading worship in .mov format (no longer than 4 minutes in length) to We respectfully request no phone calls please.