Worship Pastor

Froot Group
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

Date Posted: 05/10/2018
Categories: Worship Pastor
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: Not Applicable
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


Denomination: Christian Church


Connect Christian Church is a vibrant, growing portable church on the
eastside of Cincinnati, 15 minutes from downtown. We are a church of
about 300 people, but we are just getting started! We are committed to
bold, visionary steps to connect more and more people to Jesus! To that
end, we are seeking a highly engaging, talented and visionary worship
pastor to lead our church into the presence of God each Sunday.

The ideal candidate will have a passion for leading people in worship,
fueled by a personal devotion to growing in Christ and a desire to reach the lost.

Leadership is key. As a full-time staff member, this person will be at the
table for critical decisions. He/she must be able to thrive in a team
environment and must be able to champion the vision and mission of


In addition, this person will strive toward maintaining a healthy worship
team by being an excellent listener who values collaboration as well as
communication. He/she should be gifted at loving and appreciating


Excellent musicianship is required. The candidate must be a highly proficient vocalist
and highly proficient on at least one instrument.

At the same time, we believe in aligning our leaders with roles and
responsibilities that fit their gifts. As a growing church, we know that other
duties may evolve for this staff position. However, we are hiring for the
person rather than for the position. In other words, we want to learn more
about our next worship pastor and structure any other duties around your

Above all, this person must be a servant. As a portable church, servanthood is
our lifeblood. All our leaders are servants. He/she must know how to maintain personal balance, rest, etc. We’re looking for someone to join us for the long haul, so we have no interest in someone who will burn out.




  • Must be a spiritual leader above all else
  • Esure that excellence happens each Sunday through the music, sound, video, creative elements, stage set up, and weekend services as a whole
  • Oversee all worship related ministries
  • Be a leader both on and off the stage, and cultivate relationships that brings the worship team together and closer towards Christ
  • Own, lead, and execute the vision of the church for the worship ministry
  • Serve as pastor and shepherd to all members of the worship ministry


  • Schedule all vocal, instrumental, and tech volunteers for weekend services through Planning Center
  • Create and ensure the accuracy of all presentations using ProPresenter for weekend services
  • Create and maintain a budget for the worship ministry
  • Attend weekly staff meetings and creative/service planning meeting


  • Work hard to build a ministry that is centered around Jesus that is fun, energetic, and packed with joy
  • Spend time each week connecting with worship team members one on one to build relationships
  • Develop a leadership structure that encourages leadership duplication across all creative areas (music, video, tech, etc.)
  • Facilitate team training
    • This includes conferences and staying actively connected with other metro area ministries to stay inspired and expectant


  • Seek out creative ways to help the Connect family encounter Jesus on a weekly basis
  • Stay current with innovations in worship arts, technology, and ministry trends as well as trends in today’s culture
  • Find ways to creatively implement worship elements that correspond with sermon series and relative topics within the service
  • Managing light cues and other staging elements


  • Personal relationship with Jesus, surrendered to His Word, and is an infectious, enthusiastic follower and disciple of Jesus Christ as Lord
  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university is preferred, not required. A degree from an accredited Bible college with a major in worship ministry or a related field would be most desirable
  • Minimum of 3 years leading contemporary, relevant worship
  • A people-oriented, strong leader, highly relational person
  • Must have experience working with a band, communication parts, and transposing keys
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal), high-level networking and interpersonal strengths
  • Self-motivated, willing to both reach out to people in the area and the church, and able to complete projects
  • Someone who is able to lead a unified culture of volunteers
For more information, view the FULL CHURCH PROFILE here: http://frootgroup.com/cc1240214181
To apply, email your resume to Meggan at mjacobus@frootgroup.com.
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