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M1 Church

Worship Pastor

M1 Church
McLeansboro, Illinois, United States

Date Posted: 11/30/2017
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Baptist
Church Size: 351 to 500
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

We would love for you to consider applying for a full-time worship pastor at our church. 


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Position Summary



  • 3-5 years in worship leadership, most of which was in a Worship Pastor role.

  • Demonstrated skill set in vocal and instrumental talent.

  • Strong ability to lead volunteers and core leaders of the Worship Ministry.

  • Authentic and relational presence on stage that connects.

  • Varied taste of music and styles.

  • Aptitude in developing multiple arrangements.

  • Experience in supervision, delegation, and management of diverse volunteer groups.

  • Proven knowledge and expertise in managing all audio/visuals related to the worship experience.

  • An outstanding work ethic that speaks to a high capacity leader of the church.


Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Ensure weekly services are Jesus-centered, well-planned and staffed with volunteers.

  • Design and plan services, events and message series with Lead Pastor and creative team.

  • Identify, recruit, and develop worship leaders, production team, lights, and audio team.

  • Oversee all elements of the worship gatherings, such as promotional videos, sound, props, stage design, baptisms, etc.

  • Ensure the pastoral care of those serving in the worship ministry.

  • Manage a budget for the Worship department.

  • Attend weekly staff meetings and other required events.


Candidate Profile


The following describes many of the characteristics of the ideal candidate for the Worship Pastor:


Personal Characteristics


  • Loves Jesus and naturally leads from a place of passion.

  • Is hungry to build a great church and keep growing personally.

  • Is an initiator/activator who has a track record of recruiting leaders and volunteers.

  • Understands room dynamics and leads people to Jesus from the platform.

  • Is competent in skills necessary for oversight of sound and video teams.

  • Can identify and develop other worship leaders and musicians to lead bands.

  • Will creatively plan, passionately lead, and carefully oversee our Sunday gatherings.