Peachtree Corners Baptist Church - Worship Pastor

  • Experience (Worship)
  • Peachtree Corners, United States

Peachtree Corners Baptist Church - Worship Pastor

Job description

THE OPPORTUNITY

The Worship Pastor is to oversee all elements of service programming for Peachtree Corners Baptist Church. The Worship Pastor will lead worship programming components including music, creative elements, and series planning.

What would a strong candidate look like?

  • Dynamic Worship Leader: Next level worship leader and vocalist who can take the ministry to the next level.
  • Team Player: Thrives in a collaborative environment, and has a "we" not "me" ministry approach.
  • A Heart For People: Passionate about seeing people develop a personal relationship with Jesus.
  • Leader of Leaders: Able to recognize talent, engage volunteers, and develop them for ministry. Serious about giving ministry away not just doing ministry yourself.



Requirements

Job Description:

The role of the Worship Pastor is to oversee all elements of service programming for Peachtree Corners Baptist Church. This will require a firm grasp of the beliefs, values, and strategy of Peachtree Corners and the ability to align staff and key leadership teams with its mission, vision, and values. The Worship Pastor will lead guests to a genuine sense of belonging, involvement and spiritual growth at Peachtree Corners by meeting people where they are and leading them to next steps. The Worship Pastor will lead worship programming components including music, creative elements, and series planning. The Worship Pastor will extend the reach of the weekend experience through the use of creative media throughout the week.

You are:

  • Passionate about seeing people develop a personal relationship with Jesus.

  • Able to recognize talent, engage volunteers, and develop them for ministry.

  • Serious about giving ministry away not just doing ministry yourself.

  • Able to communicate effectively through the use of email, social media, and digital technology.

  • Wildly creative but able to bring your ideas to fruition.

  • A strong written and verbal communicator, able to express timeless truth in a way that both the churched and unchurched can understand.

  • Excited to work in a team-based environment.

  • Teachable, willing to learn and grow.


You would be responsible for:


Program Planning: Responsible for all details related to the planning and execution of dynamic programs including, but not limited to, weekend worship services, leadership events and other ministry programs. This is accomplished by:

  • Facilitating brainstorm sessions to generate ideas and creative elements for service programming.
  • Interfacing with communicators to ensure a consistent message is being told in the program details (i.e. music, video, offering setups, next steps, etc.)

  • Developing systems to create detailed orders of worship at least two weeks prior to the event date including musical, technical, video, and other program notes and assets.

  • Leading regular evaluations and critique sessions to maintain a bar of excellence and monitoring the impact of service programming.

Musical Direction: 

  • Leading music staff to arrange and compose fresh, innovative musical arrangements and worship/music sets in Sunday service and Student programming.
  • Overseeing the philosophy, systems and deadlines related to the production of dynamic worship/music sets.
  • Creating and managing systems/processes to work with all team members to develop a series from idea to implementation.
  • Creating goals and accountability that encourage music staff to network, recruit and develop musicians and singers (strive to be at least three deep in every position.)

Budget:

  • Responsible for overseeing and managing the creative arts budget.
  • Ensures that all guidelines for expenses and purchases are followed by team members.


Responsibilities:

  • A Bachelor’s degree
  • At least 5 years of total ministry experience.
  • A desire to connect with people and lead them to Christ.
  • A growing Christian faith and character.
  • Ability to pass a background check.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Understanding of and willingness to serve within the doctrinal commitments of the church.
  • A commitment to the mission of the church.
  • A sense of calling toward pastoral ministry.


  • Spiritual Criteria: Responsible for upholding Biblical priorities and core values of Peachtree Corners. The Worship Pastor should represent a growing personal relationship with Christ. The Worship Pastor models a strong relationship with his or her spouse (if married) and children (if applicable). The Worship Pastor strives to fulfill his or her purpose in life and ministry while demonstrating integrity in words, relationships and actions. These objectives are accomplished by:

  • Committing to a daily quiet-time with God.
  • Participating in a Peachtree Corners Life Group on a regular basis.
  • Commit to becoming a member of Peachtree Corners Baptist Church.
  • Setting appropriate boundaries to protect character and integrity.
  • Developing personal evangelism opportunities within and outside the church.
  • Supporting the ministries of Peachtree Corners by faithfully giving at least 10% of gross income.
  • Understanding of and willingness to serve within the doctrinal commitments of the church.
  • Adhering to and encompassing the qualities and characteristics required of Peachtree Corners employees, as defined by the Staff Handbook.