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Part-time Worship Director

Part-time Worship Director

Company: Grace Church
Contact Person: Pastor Win Bowman
Location/Address:
221 Carlson Drive
Newmarket, Ontario , L3Y 3H4

Position Description

Grace Church, located in Newmarket, Ontario, in the northern part of the Greater Toronto Area, is prayerfully seeking God’s help in leading us to hire a Part-Time Worship Director. We are a gathering of believers engaged in loving God and loving His Church, carrying out the vision: “To be a family of followers of Jesus Christ from all walks of life, committed to Biblical teaching, discipleship, prayer and worship; showing those in our community and beyond the love of Christ, all for the Glory of God.”

Overview:

The Worship Director will be responsible to develop, provide training, and oversee an effective worship & music ministry at Grace Church.

Personal Qualification:

The Worship Director will…

  • Have a clearly articulated personal testimony and call to ministry.
  • Subscribe wholeheartedly to the Articles of Faith and Doctrine of the AGC and the By-laws, vision, mission, and policies of Grace Church.
  • Have ministry experience that has demonstrated the blessing of the Holy Spirit.
  • Have demonstrated leadership ability and be able to work well with other staff and ministry volunteers.
  • Maintain a spiritual walk with Jesus through prayer and personal study of God’s Word.
  • Have the ability to play a lead musical instrument (guitar/piano etc.) and lead congregational worship.
  • Working knowledge of AV equipment would be an asset.

Area Responsibilities:

Work along with the staff, Elders, and ministry leaders to promote a healthy, growing ministry within Grace Church that promotes worship, fellowship, outreach, and discipleship within the congregation and extending into the surrounding community.

Worship Ministry:

  • coordinate Sunday morning worship services including:
  • appropriate song selection considering sermon theme or seasonal themes
  • assemble volunteer worship team members & AV team through Planning Centre and personal contact
  • personally lead Sunday morning corporate worship
  • coordinate worship segments in conjunction with other Grace staff for special services during Christmas, Easter, outreach or other events. 
  • coordinate practices as required to ensure adequate preparation for Sunday services
  • arrange for back-up worship leadership in your absence
  • recruit new worship team members; mentor existing team members to encourage them to utilize their gifts and continue to strive for excellence in worship leadership
  • recruit and coordinate training of additional AV/sound support members

Administrative:

  • attend staff meetings as scheduled and contribute with a positive attitude to encourage other staff
  • develop a positive relationship with all worship team, sound and AV volunteers
  • meet with Lead Pastor as scheduled

Organizational Relationship:

The Worship Director reports directly to the Lead Pastor and indirectly to the Elders of Grace Church

Hours:

This is a part-time, contract position of 10 hrs/week.  The following is a suggested allocation of time:

  • Sunday worship services (including pre-service practice) – 3.5 hrs
  • Practices – 2.5 hrs
  • Staff meetings & related activities – 2 hrs
  • Service prep, research, other admin – 2 hrs

Remuneration will be determined based on ministry experience.

Posted: January 19, 2021 | Expires: June 1, 2021
Posted Under: Pastoral - Music
Career ID: [ 8441 ]