Director of Worship Arts

Gateway Church

Portland, OR 97230

Denomination: Baptist - Other

Category: Christian Musician

Posted on: August 05, 2021

Time Type: Part Time


Job Description:


Position reports to: Senior Pastor

Employment status: Part Time/exempt

Position Overview:
Responsible for leading worship and ensuring musical support for church services and special events. We are looking for a musically-gifted, spiritually mature person with great emotional intelligence to lead worship at our church. The ideal candidate has experience leading worship in a multi-generational, urban church setting.

Creates and prepares visual graphics for church services.
Leads worship during church services and special events.
Prepares monthly worship schedule and facilitates weekly rehearsals.
Coaches musicians on skill development.
Recruits and trains new musical talent.
Works with the Worship Team to maintain and service musical equipment.
Collaborates with the Senior Pastor to ensure music reflects the mission and the vision of the church.
Solicits feedback from the Worship Ministry Team, vocalists, & musicians and develops improvement plans based on feedback.
Works with Worship Ministry Team leaders to prepare and adhere to, yearly budget.
Attend staff meetings when appropriate.
Attends monthly Worship Ministry Team meetings.

About Gateway Church:

Gateway Church is nestled in the Parkrose neighborhood which is located on the eastside of Portland, OR. Our neighborhood is the most ethnically and culturally diverse in the city. We are currently finishing up a large addition to our sanctuary which will complete our vision of making a place that is accessible to everyone. Our body is committed to serving this community and does that through quarterly, free mini medical clinics, volunteering at and financially supporting one the public schools in the area, offering grief support groups, etc. Gateway Church is so much more than what is described above so we encourage you to check out our website at 

Job Qualifications:

Excellent communication skills.
Experience managing volunteers in a church environment.
Experience leading worship in a church setting.

Educational Requirement:
College degree in related field preferable. 

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Director of Worship Arts
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Part Time
$20,000 - 30,000
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100 - 250

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Crystal Eddy
13300 NE San Rafael S.
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