Portage Free Methodist Church – Director of Worship (part-time)

Title: Director of Worship
Level: Lead Staff
Qualifications: B.A.
Position: 24 hours/week (part time, exempt)
Reports to: Lead Pastor

The Director of Worship oversees and develops all ministries related to Gather including service content and flow, artistic expression, musician and technician team recruiting, technical system management, volunteer scheduling, and leading/producing all worship services. Includes worship/music support for pfmstudents and pfmkids, as well as special events as scheduled. The Director of Worship leads in tandem with the Lead Staff of pfmchurch, is accountable to Lead Pastor and indirectly accountable to the Leadership Team.

Primary Responsibilities:
Weekly worship gathering production: plan, rehearse, lead, develop
Primary content designer and driver of worship service (songs, scripture, video, prayers, etc.)
Design and maintain worship environments including stage, audio, video, lighting, arrangement
Shepherd and lead worship team members via regular communication and equipping
Develop worship leaders and team leaders
Work with Lead Pastor in worship design and direction
Work alongside Lead Staff in a team office environment
Continually strategize to increase service simplicity and excellence

Secondary Responsibilities:
Maintenance of worship environments, equipment, technology
Upkeep and development of software and licensing requirements for worship (CCLI)
Ongoing training for self and volunteer techs (ProPresenter, planning center, Song Select)
Personal growth and reflection opportunities, including spiritual formation practices and days of solitude for reflection & planning

Visible Characteristics:
Deep love for Jesus Christ and His church, alignment with the mission of pfmchurch and doctrinal statements of the Free Methodist Church
Ability to love and lead people where they’re at, while coaching them toward continued growth
Gifts and skills in music, leadership, technology, management
Able to envision and implement a thriving worship arts ministry at pfmchurch

Expected Outcomes:
Sunday morning worship services that are simple and excellent
Solid relationships with worship team members, lead staff, congregation
Personal growth and development as a leader
Development of teams and leaders for worship ministry with an eye toward multisite
Spiritual formation and Kingdom expansion as Father, Son, and Spirit do their good work

Please forward resume and references to christa.hauke@pfmchurch.com

We intend to close this posting and no longer receive applications as of Friday, June 1, 2018.