Youth and Worship Director at Ascent Church
Evergreen, CO 80439

Youth and Worship Director

Ascent Church www.ascentchurch.co Evergreen, CO

Full Time Position

 

Overview

This unique role gives the opportunity to lead a church family in worshipping  God and also making disciples of the next generation. The role would entail  leading all 6th-12th graders, making disciples, gathering leaders, and reaching  those outside of the church. It would also entail leading the Worship and Tech  Ministry. This entails preparing and leading the Sunday gatherings, taking care  of all technical elements and our on-line service, recruiting and training  volunteers, and leading us into God’s presence through worship music. It’s a big  call and a fantastic opportunity.

Benefits

• Full-time salary

• Up to date technology and equipment

• Medical benefits

• Expense account

• Being inspired by living in one of the most beautiful places in the country • Use of a dedicated youth building

• Working with a lead pastor who highly values worship and youth ministry • conferences and training

• Be a part of a fresh and growing staff team

Responsibilities

WORSHIP ARTS

• Recruiting and training team members

• Scheduling team members

• Providing vibrant Sunday morning worship experiences

• Leading and coaching through rehearsals

• Communicating regularly with the team

• Creating a vibrant team culture

• Overseeing all technical aspects such as lighting, sound and tech gear

• Oversee the on-line portion of the service

• Integrate the next generation into the worship experience, recruiting  young people to serve

• Introducing new songs that collaborate with current worship music

YOUTH

• Oversee, grow and coordinate the youth ministry

• Equip students in their spiritual growth

• Develop connections with students and their families by spending time  inside and outside of church gatherings

• Recruit and train volunteers

• Provide a weekly gathering for students to experience God and  community together

• Utilize social media and other areas of communication

• Create opportunities for students to serve through volunteering locally and  mission trips

Personal Requirements

• Passionate love for Jesus

• Previous youth ministry experience

• Strong leadership skills

• Able to bring fun, joy and energy

• Able to lead from an instrument, preferably guitar

• General understanding of other musical instruments involved in worship ? Understanding of technical aspects such as lighting, sound and on-line  services

• Emotionally healthy

• Grounded deeply in Scripture

• Proactive and a self-motivated learner

• Engaged in our church family through serving, giving and being in a small  group

• Easy to work with and very collaborative

• Strong organizational skills

• Great communication skills in all applicable settings

• Flexibility to work on Sundays, at weekly gatherings, and to connect with  students in available times, often in the evenings

• Represents Ascent Church with joy, grace, and proactive communication ? BA in Theology, Biblical Studies or ministry desirable

Reports to: Lead Pastor

Hours per week: - 40-50

Position: Salaried plus benefits

 

 

 

 

Address

Ascent Church
29823 Troutdale Scenic Drive
Evergreen, Colorado 80439

Contact

Dave Thompson
303-674-3766
jobsearch@ascentchurch.co

Website

www.ascentchurch.co

Location
Evergreen, CO 80439
Job type
Full Time
Posted
Hours/week
40-50
Pay rate
Negotiable
Ordained position
No
Exempt status
Exempt
Skills
Leadership
Music/Arts
Organizational
Personal Interaction
Working with Adolescents
Industries
Church Ministry