Youth Worship Associate

Bellevue Presbyterian Church
Bellevue, Washington, United States


Date Posted: 05/30/2018
Categories: Music Ministry
Denominations: Presbyterian -- PCUSA
Church Size: 4001 to 5000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Modern Worship Associate for Children and Youth  

Music + Worship

Director of Modern Worship

Full Time (Exempt)

August 16, 2018

 

Our Roadmap: Where BelPres is Going

BelPres is committed to bring Jesus’ healing wherever we live, work, play, and learn.  To do this, we are focusing on four areas: community, discipleship, racial justice and healing, and equipping and empowering youth and young adults.  We act because we believe.  We love because we are loved by God.

 

The Impact You’ll Be Making

As the Modern Worship Associate for Children and Youth, you will lead and direct the worship for elementary, middle school, and high school students. You will develop youth musicians as worship leaders and band members and mentor them in the development of their faith. You will schedule bands for all youth programs, including Sunday and weekday programs, camps, retreats, and other events as scheduled. You will ensure that all music is keyed in an appropriate range and is theologically sound. You will also regularly collaborate with the Family Life Ministries directors to ensure alignment of vision and services.

 

Who We Are Looking For

Skills & Knowledge

  • Follower of Jesus Christ
  • Proficiency in voice and guitar or keyboard required, additional proficiency with bass and/or drums preferred
  • Experience teaching instrumental music and music theory
  • Understanding and ability to teach healthy vocal production
  • Proficiency with electronic music programs such as Ableton Live, Mainstage, Omnisphere etc. preferred but not required
  • Professional experience in modern worship leadership
  • College degree preferred but not required
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds, set up and take down stage and other heavy equipment regularly

Culture

  • Culture of Service:  I look for ways to help, I make myself available, I am part of the solution
  • Culture of Honor:  I honor and love others, even in disagreement
  • Culture of Stewardship: I do the one best thing as opposed to several good things to avoid waste
  • Culture of Discipleship:  I teach, I am taught, I develop people, and I give ministry away

 

 

 

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