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Director of Worship Ministries

Director of Worship Ministries

Company: Elmvale Community Church
Contact Person: Stephen Weenink
9A Queen Street East
Elmvale, Ontario , L0L1P0
Phone: 705-322-2466
Position Description


To provide leadership to the Worship Ministry of Elmvale Community Church.


  • The worship director will oversee and coordinate all the details that a worship service at Elmvale Community Church encompasses.
  • The worship director is a leader who can communicate a direction in a way that inspires those around him/her to join in the pursuit of that vision. 
  • This position is pastoral in nature and therefore requires the individual to serve not solely as a musical director but also as a shepherd to the people who serve in this ministry.


  • A clear testimony of faith in Jesus Christ and a vital, growing personal relationship with Him demonstrated through regular prayer, Bible study and worship attendance.
  • Commitment to moral purity.
  • Commitment to the mission and vision of Elmvale Community Church.
  • Demonstrated excellence as a worship leader.


  • A heart for the spiritual formation of those in the Worship Ministry and congregation.
  • Excellent relational skills and an enthusiastic presence for leading people in worship.
  • A self-starter who is a team player with a positive attitude.
  • A continual learner who stays current with worship music and trends.
  • Skilled in vocal and instrumental music.
  • Skilled in organization, administration, and interpersonal relationships.
  • Skilled in the use of technology in worship.


  • Serve as lead worshiper for Elmvale Community Church’s worship services.
  • Provide ongoing care for the members of the Worship Ministry.
  • Select music for weekly worship service, in consultation with the Lead Pastor.
  • Build and develop a strong worship team or teams, so that one or two team members are confident and able to lead Sunday worship services.
  • Practice in advance of Sunday service with selected team.
  • Oversee the Worship Ministry budget and volunteers.
  • Utilize productivity software to select proper lyrics for A/V team in advance of Sunday morning (Planning Center Online or otherwise).
  • Report to CCLI usage of songs on a regular (monthly) basis.
  • Expand the Worship Ministry through other related worship functions (monthly worship nights, worship team try-outs, worship team training events, etc…)
  • Recruit replacement worship leader(s) In the event that the Worship Director is absent with a minimum of 2 weeks’ notice.
  • Set annual goals for the Worship Ministry that are in line with our vision and evaluate how those goals were attained or modified during the year.
  • Reports directly to Lead Pastor and regularly to Overseer’s Board.
  • Prepare monthly reports for the Overseer’s Board regarding vision, accomplishments, and needs of the Worship Ministry.


  • 10-12 hours per week.
  • Rate of hourly pay negotiable.
  • Part-time salaried position.
  • 1 year contract, self-renewing.
Posted: December 4, 2017  |  Expires: March 4, 2018
Posted Under: Pastoral - Music
Career ID: [ 4656 ]