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Worship Director Kingsway Baptist Church

Worship Director Kingsway Baptist Church

Company: Kingsway Baptist Church
41 Birchview Boulevard
Toronto, Ontario , M8X 1H7

Position Description

Worship Director Wanted  (19 hours per week)
Kingsway Baptist Church located in West Toronto (formerly Etobicoke) is seeking a Worship Director for a congregation of 200 members.  We celebrate our faith in God by reaching out creatively to our community, helping spiritually-searching people grow in a life-changing relationship with Jesus Christ.

Who We Are:
A community of Christ-followers that values a friendly and welcoming environment.
A culturally inclusive congregation benefiting from multi-generational participation.
Highly talented, dedicated and creative people.
Generous in sharing and giving of time and resources, with over 80% participating in ministries.

What is Important to Us:
A creative worship service that encourages the expression of individual gifts and talents in a beautiful sanctuary.
Leadership that empowers the giftedness of members of the congregation.
Intentionally serve and invest in teenagers and young adults to encourage their participation in the worship service.

Desired Attributes and Characteristics of the Worship Director
Has a strong and deep commitment to Jesus Christ.
Gives evidence of a Christ-like spirit. Connects with all ages of a congregation.
High proficiency of musicianship and an eclectic interest in various music styles and forms.  
Encourages and empowers people to use their talents and gifts in worship ministry.
Exhibits a strong presence that engages the congregation.  
Is self-confident and able to gain the support of others; works with and listens to a wide variety of personalities; is self-aware and able to guide people to achieve common goals.
Must have proven experience, gifting, and a passion in leading corporate worship.

General Responsibilities
Provide leadership and vision in the area of worship ministry.
Coordinates with the Senior Pastor to create well-planned and engaging Sunday morning worship services including content, structure and flow of the worship services.
Coordinates worship and music with the organist and choir director, including providing some accompaniment with the choir on occasion.
Coordination of worship teams for the Sunday worship service, organizing singers and instrumentalists, coordinating sound and media, arranging for individuals to read scripture, offer the morning prayer.
Lead the music for the Sunday morning worship service including directing pre-service rehearsals.
Development of worship team singers and instrumentalists.
Grow the worship ministry through encouraging gifted people within the congregation to share their talents.
Participation in organizing events such as Good Friday, Christmas Eve Service, Taste of the Kingsway.

Qualification Requirements
Instrumental proficiency (piano). 
Possess eclectic interest in a range of music including traditional, contemporary, gospel, jazz.....
Creativity, strong organizational skills and a team player.

Posted: March 12, 2018 | Expires: April 10, 2018
Posted Under: Pastoral - Music
Career ID: [ 5085 ]