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Worship Leader/Director/Pastor

Worship Leader/Director/Pastor

Company: Pilgrim Church
Contact Person: Shel Boese
6075 Inverness St
Vancouver, British Columbia , V5W3P8

Position Description

Pilgrim Church is looking for a part time (~8-12 hours/week) person to lead and develop our musicians and Sunday worship experiences with the team and lead pastor.

You will be joining a church on a revitalization mission to connect people with Jesus in Vancouver.

The first responsibility is to provide leadership for worship ministry and the additional responsibilities will be based on the person's gift-mix and Pilgrim’s developing needs/dreams. If this is something you know someone would be good at please encourage them to apply.

For a questions please contact us! Cover letters and resumes may be emailed to:
6075 Inverness St, Vancouver, BC V5W3P8

Thanks for your interest!

+Pastor Shel on behalf of the Staff Search Team

Position Qualifications

  • Must be a Christian (follower of Jesus with a living faith – words like “born again” and “relationship with Jesus” make sense to you) and ready to commit as a person/family covenant partner at Pilgrim Church
  • Embraces a “big-tent” Evangelicalism including openness to Spirit-filled life (the Pietist background of NAB)
  • Experience with worship leading in a volunteer or other capacity is highly desirable

Position Expectations/Responsibilities

  • Lead congregation in worship
    • Lead Weekend worship services
      • This person should be able to provide vocal (voice) leadership in and through a worship set.
      • Develop worship leadership skills vocally “pastoring” the church around and during worship sets.
    • Facilitate the congregation’s participation in worship
    • Understand worship that is broader than music (including, but not limited to preaching/teaching time, scripture reading, prayer, testimonies, art,media, etc.)
  • Work with Lead Pastor (and future staff) to plan weekend worship services
  • Lead the formation of a Worship Team that fosters good communication and a strong sense of community among all musicians and vocalists.
    • Lead worship team rehearsals
    • Recruit, schedule, develop and mentor servant worship team leaders
    • Recruit, schedule, develop, and mentor Servant instrumentalists, vocalists, and songwriters
  • Develop an annual ministry plan and a budget for worship
  • Work with volunteer production lead team (over sound, video, lights).
    • Production team lead first reports to this role, then lead pastor.
  • Attend staff and Worship congregational and team meetings, seeking direction from them.
  • Pursue ministerial credentials with the NAB or other like-minded group
  • Participate in a Home Church/Small group

Position Accountability

  • Write an annual report to the congregation
  • Is an employee of the church whose first report is to the lead pastor (spelled out in annual “Covenant of Understanding” contract), then indirectly to Board, or in the absence of a lead pastor, the chair of board


  • Because this is a PT salaried position this person will be expected to be flexible.


  • PT. Depends on experience and benefit needs. Open to structuring as best fits.
Posted: October 20, 2018 | Expires: March 18, 2019
Posted Under: Pastoral - Music
Career ID: [ 6026 ]