Church Name: Lehigh Acres Christian Church
Location: Lehigh Acres, Fl
The Youth & Worship Pastor is responsible for the development and implementation of all programs, activities and education within the Youth Ministry (YM) at Lehigh Acres Christian Church (LACC). YM includes 6th through 12th grades. The Youth & Worship Pastor is also responsible for creating and or leading the musical worship experience for corporate worship services.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
¥ Collaborates with the Connections & Administrative Pastor to implement the vision for YM.
¥ Oversees and is the primary teacher for at least one designated weekly youth meeting time.
¥ Plans and staffs events and activities (hang out time, CIY Move, etc.).
¥ Recruits and trains mentors to work with youth.
¥ Oversees discipleship of youth.
¥ Effectively implements processes necessary for effective YM to include check-in, follow-up, and outreach procedures.
¥ Works with Lead Pastor to create a worship experience, along with other tasks as needed.
¥ Responsible for selecting music, pulling lead sheets for band members, inputting songs into slide projection program, and filing of music sheets.
¥ Responsible for creating worship teams, scheduling and leading rehearsals.
¥ Responsible for leading Sunday morning worship teams for all services.
¥ Responsible for all tracking and logging necessary for CCLI license requirements.
¥ Spends responsibly from the annual YM and worship budgets.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
¥ Bachelor’s degree required.
¥ Preferred two or more years of experience in both youth ministry and in leading corporate worship.
This description describes the general content and requirements for the performance of this position. It is not to be an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements.
¥ Displays a growing relationship with Jesus Christ evidenced by action, attitude, and behavior.
¥ Displays a passion for worship and youth ministry and seeing both parents and youth grow in the faith.
¥ Embraces the vision, values, and statement of faith of LACC.
¥ Is a reliable, trustworthy, professional self-starter, and is excellent at following through on details.
¥ Solves problems through innovation and creativity while adapting to growth and change.
¥ Uses appropriate judgment, discretion, sensitivity, and confidentiality.
¥ Employs leadership skills utilizing a cooperative, collaborative team leadership style.
¥ Possesses strong interpersonal skills with the ability to maintain healthy and motivating relationships with supervisors, coworkers, volunteers, and other ministries of LACC.
¥ Places membership at LACC and regularly attends services.