Youth Pastor/Worship Leader

NorthLake Church

Camas, WA 98607

Denomination: Assembly of God

Category: Youth Ministry

Posted on: May 19, 2021

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:

Scope of Position:
Full-time

Primary Role:
Lead Sunday morning worship experiences and create/lead gatherings to engage and disciple middle/high school students.

Employee Profile:
The ideal candidate is a gifted musician and communicator who loves both leading engaging worship experiences and connecting with students and ministering to their unique needs. The candidate has a passion for the creative and the detailed, can build and work well with teams, and is up-to-date on newer worship music, while maintaining engagement with the best of older music. The candidate is also able to create gatherings and events which engage students.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

General
- Model a growing relationship with Jesus.
- Serve as a member of the NorthLake ministry team, demonstrating a commitment to the church and its mission.
- Meet with the Lead Pastor regularly to connect, evaluate and plan.
- Preach 10-12 times a year in the 10:00 am worship service.
- Be available to take on tasks outside of the student and worship ministry contexts as needed to contribute to the overall mission, vision, and strategy of NorthLake.

Worship Leader
- Plan and lead the weekly Sunday morning worship set.
- Model and lead heartfelt worship in an invitational style that draws people in, encourages participation, and points people to Jesus.
- Recruit, audition, and train musicians in the church to serve the congregation as a team with musical skill and humility.
- Lead weekly rehearsals that serve a dual purpose: 1) preparation for the worship service and 2) cultivation of Christ-centered community.
- Collaborate with tech team members regarding weekly services.

Student Ministries Leader
- Lead students to pursue a growing relationship with Jesus.
- Plan and lead the weekly Sunday morning and Wednesday evening student gatherings.
- Plan special events/experiences to reach out to new students.
- Employ social media to engage students and their friends.
- Recruit and train volunteer student ministry leaders.
- Train students to engage in ministry and reach out to their friends.

Key Qualifications:
- B.A. degree in a ministry-related field preferred. Ministry experience may serve as a substitute for educational training.
- Gifted in leading congregational worship.
- Gifted communicator able to preach/teach in both large group and small group settings.
- Proficient in leading worship with guitar or keyboard.
- Strong vocal skill.
- Proficient in using Planning Center Online (or possessing aptitude to learn).
- Familiar with ProPresenter (or possessing aptitude to learn).
- Ability to lead and teach other musicians.
- Ability to build and work with teams.
- Passionate about working with and ministering to students.
- Experience working with students in a ministry setting.
- Ability to create and lead teaching times that engage and grow students.
- Ability to plan and lead special student events/experiences.
- Social-media savvy.
 

About NorthLake Church:

NorthLake Church is a life-giving church serving Camas, Washougal, and Vancouver, WA. We help people connect with Jesus, make friends, and become the best versions of themselves. Our worship style is contemporary and our culture is positive, affirming and casual. We believe church should be transformational, offering people freedom and hope through a relationship with Jesus Christ. Our facility is newly remodeled and has a warm, up-to-date feel. 

Job Qualifications:

Key Qualifications: - B.A. degree in a ministry-related field preferred. Ministry experience may serve as a substitute for educational training. - Gifted in leading congregational worship. - Gifted communicator able to preach/teach in both large group and small group settings. - Proficient in leading worship with guitar or keyboard. - Strong vocal skill. - Proficient in using Planning Center Online (or possessing aptitude to learn). - Familiar with ProPresenter (or possessing aptitude to learn). - Ability to lead and teach other musicians. - Ability to build and work with teams. - Passionate about working with and ministering to students. - Experience working with students in a ministry setting. - Ability to create and lead teaching times that engage and grow students. - Ability to plan and lead special student events/experiences. - Social-media savvy. 

Position Information:

Job Title:
Youth Pastor/Worship Leader
Time Type:
Full Time
Salary:
$40,000 - 50,000
Organization Type:
Church
Denomination:
Worship Style:
Contemporary
Church Size:
less than 100

Contact Information:

Organization Name:
Contact Name:
Pastor Jeff Miles
Address1:
500 SE Everett Rd
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City:
Camas
State or Province:
ZIP Code:
98607
Country:
United States
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