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Student Ministry and Worship Pastor

Calvary Baptist Church

Elko, NV

Category: Combined Positions

Posted on: September 02, 2015

Job Description:

Student Ministry and Worship Pastor
Job Description

Calvary Baptist Church is seeking a growing, mature Christian to oversee the Student and Worship Ministries of the church. We are a family church with a focus on worship_noemailmunity/ministry and missions in a city/region where the vast majority (90% +) of people are unchurched.

Responsibilities related to Students (Grades 7 college)
Coordinate and promote Bible study, discipleship,_noemailmunity involvement, student activities recreation, high school lunch, etc.
Plan and direct activities, including youth camp, mission trips, retreats, weekly student disciple groups, and other student related events
Coordinate the church's outreach to local college students
Enlist and train leadership in the student ministry
Advise in the use of program materials, equipment, technology, supplies, and space by grades 7-12 in all church programs
Actively involved in leading students to Christ and growth in faith
Equip parents to train and disciple their students
Prepare and submit the Student Ministry annual budget to the Stewardship Team
Pray regularly with and for students
Build relationships with students, parents and local college students
Responsibilities related to Worship:
Assist the Pastoral Team in planning worship services and be responsible for selection of the music for each service
Work with existing praise teams and develop new members to lead the church family in worship through music
Supervise the praise teams, instrumentalists, vocal groups, and soloists
Develop a rehearsal schedule that works with all members of the worship teams
Enlist, equip and train leaders for service in other aspects of the Worship Ministry
Be aware of conferences, weddings and funerals to be held in the church and assist as needed
Provide access to the type of music needed by Praise Team members; i.e. chord charts and musical scores for vocalists or instruments. Provide lyrics for audiovisual team members
Usually available to for special holidays
Supervise maintenance of and additions to music equipment, including printed materials, instruments, technology, audio/visual equipment/use and supplies
Prepare and submit the Worship Ministry annual budget to Stewardship Team

Other Duties as Assigned
Qualifications for the Candidate
A Bachelor's Degree and/or an advanced degree with a focus in Biblical Studies, student ministry, music, theology, ministry or similar field desired. This person should also be in agreement with Calvary's doctrine, mission, and values as presented. This person would also be someone with experience working with students in a church setting and someone who could easily build relationships with youth, parents, and other adults. This person would be someone with experience in worship and praise team leadership and a passionate conviction to see people connect to God through worship. Candidate should not only have an understanding of music, but also be able to read music well. Being capable of playing a musical instrument would be a plus. The candidate must hold a high view of the Bible (inerrant Word of God), be self-motivated, have good_noemailmunication and_noemailanizational skills, be responsible, and enjoy building teams. This person will be a team player who understands the value of working together with other church staff members to carry out the building of the Kingdom of God. This person must also enjoy wearing various hats and be_noemailmitted to building teams that equip and unleash God's people to do ministry. Salary and benefits will be_noemailmiserate with education and experience.


Position Information:

Job Title:
Student Ministry and Worship Pastor
Time Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
Combined Positions
Organization Type:
Baptist - SBC
Worship Style:
Church Size:
250 - 500

Contact Information:

Organization Name:
Calvary Baptist Church
Contact Name:
Dr. Sam Crouch
577 Walnut St.
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