Worship Pastor - Full-time 

Job Description

Position Summary:
We are looking for a candidate that has a deep growing relationship with God, active involvement in the leadership of a church, and a commitment to maintaining healthy, accountable relationships. This individual should live a Christ-honoring lifestyle marked by, servanthood, generosity, joy, a love for Bible study and prayer, a growing passion to shepherd others in their walk with God and to work effectively with many key leaders. Integrity in finances, relationships and time management is expected.

  1. Work with the technical director and campus worship pastor to help plan a creative, engaging and Spirit-led service each week.
  2. Lead weekend worship up to 46 times a year, leading weekly rehearsals for weekend worship. Schedule the band through Planning Center Online.
  3. Must be able to sing well, engage an audience and have a knowledge and understanding of his/her voice. Must be able to hear and teach harmonies to volunteers.
  4. Recruit, train, equip and empower new and current worship team members. Help develop and grow the current team members, while also looking to expand the team.
  5. Recruit, train, equip and empower interns and those with the potential to serve as worship leaders at Encounter or elsewhere. We want to be a church that is continually developing and raising up new leaders.
  6. Create a family culture within the worship team. The team should encourage, disciple, and care for one another and reflect the values that make us Encounter.
  7. Schedule worship team members for all Sunday morning services and other church activities that involve worship.
  8. Develop, propose, and oversee the worship ministry annual budget.

Other leadership competencies are required:
Team building, vision-casting and training leaders for ministry; ability to thrive in a fast-moving environment; excellent working knowledge of the Bible; tactical thinking with proven ability to equip leaders and organize functional structures; transformational leader of leaders; effective communicator to adults of all ages; proven effectiveness in a multi-staff setting; able to connect multi-generationally.

Interested candidates please send cover letter, resume, references, and video of you leading worship to: staff@encounter620.com.