Worship Pastor Harvest North Iowa

The Worship Pastor position is a full-time role reporting to the Senior Pastor and responsible for overseeing the Worship and Student Ministries of the church, including weekly worship leading in service, service planning, and volunteer recruitment and development. This role partners with the Senior Pastor to advance the mission of the church: To Glorify God by making disciples of Jesus Christ who love God and love people.

Primary Worship Pastor Responsibilities:





  • Identify, recruit, and develop musicians, vocalists and leaders for worship, production, and other ministries.


  • Maintain worship team schedules (including rehearsal).


  • Assist in establishing and maintaining Worship/Production budget.


  • Manage equipment necessary for Worship/Production teams.


  • Enhance and expand upon the team’s song list and arrangements.


  • Establish set-lists for all services and special events.


  • Maintain compliance with music and video copyright laws and licensing.


  • Other duties as assigned.




Other Skills and Qualifications:





  • Work well with the Senior Pastor, staff, Elders, and volunteers to advance the mission and vision of Harvest Bible Chapel North Iowa.


  • Spiritual maturity


  • Self-motivator


  • Trustworthiness


  • Coachability and flexibility


  • Musical abilities


  • Teaching gifts


  • Organization and time management                      


  • Leadership and team building abilities


  • Attention to detail






 5 Cs of the Worship/Student Pastor




Competencies





  • Strong singing and musical abilities


  • Leadership and team building abilities


  • Organization skills and good time management




Credentials





  • High School Diploma


  • 2+ years leading worship preferred


  • Motivation for this role is more important than specific credentials




Character





  • Mature Christ-follower displaying the fruits of the Spirit




Calling





  • Passion for leading “unashamed worship” with a pursuit to lift high the name of Jesus and lead others to do the same


  • Glorify God by making disciples of Jesus Christ who love God and love people




Culture





  • Align with the 4 Pillars of Harvest North Iowa (see What We Teach page)



    • Unapologetic Preaching (2 Timothy 4:2)


    • Unashamed Worship (John 4:24)


    • Unceasing Prayer (Jeremiah 33:3)


    • Unafraid Witness (Ephesians 6:19-20)






  • Teachable spirit


  • Flexible