Immanuel Church is a multi-generational church that exists to lead people to be passionate Jesus followers.
The ideal candidate for the position is an energetic, passionate, and is a creative leader who understands and can advance the philosophy of worship that guides our worship experience at Immanuel. Our desire is to create celebratory, God-oriented worship experiences that connect people with Him. Additionally, the Pastor/Director of Worship Arts will utilize/implement a variety of media and art forms to cultivate an environment of worship at Immanuel not just on Sunday but throughout the week. Working together as a team is important to us here at Immanuel, so you will be expected to contribute during staff meetings and church-wide initiatives. Additionally, we encourage our staff team to support one another as they are able.
CHARACTERISTICS, SKILLS, AND EXPERIENCE
A heart for God demonstrated by an authentic, personal, reproducible walk with God evidenced in a balanced life, a hunger for the Scriptures, and prayer
You’re not only a talented vocalist and musician, but you also have a proven ability to envision, develop, plan, and implement an effective Worship Arts Ministry in alignment with our ministry philosophy
Have a passion for leading worship, developing worship teams with a variety of instrumentation and sounds as well as possessing a desire to extend the ministry of the Gospel to the next generation
Strong leadership abilities
Effective in interpersonal communication
Strong work ethic with the ability to work both supervised and unsupervised
Proven ability to attract, retain and develop individuals in your ministry context
Express a willingness to explore fresh and innovative ways to make the worship experience relevant to all generations and to those who are not engaged in Christian community
Skills, technical expertise, and experience necessary to carry out key areas of responsibility
In alignment with the Mission and Values of Immanuel Church
Formal Musical Training is strongly desired
Knowledge of live streaming, sound equipment, and audio mixing are a plus
Experience with Final Cut Pro is an asset
Lead in the creation of our weekly worship gatherings (online & In-person) in such a way that they connect people with God (Father, Son & Holy Spirit), the Gospel, and the theme of the weekly service
Be involved in discipling worship ministry team members
Help the church to embrace worship as a lifestyle encompassing more than just music
Develop and coordinate weekly worship & tech teams, musical sets, and rehearsals
Lead God-centered worship experiences (on Sundays and at other gatherings throughout the year)
Oversee the technical elements of service and special events.
Lead the congregation to be an authentic worshiping people in their day-to-day lives
Pursue ongoing recruitment of worship team members (both vocalists and instrumentalists) to meet the need of a growing church
Develop a variety of sounds and instrumentation
Create a culture of multiplication in the areas of worship/arts and tech.
Lead and participate in our Prayer Ministry
Oversee Immanuel Church’s social media & digital communication strategy
Oversee the worship arts department budget
Participate in the life of Immanuel Church staff
The Pastor/Director of Worship Arts is accountable to the Lead Pastor
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package