Highland Crest is seeking to hire a full-time Pastor to oversee all aspects of the youth ministry and worship ministry under the direction of the Lead Pastor. The ideal candidate would meet the biblical qualifications of an elder, have a passion for youth and families, and possess the necessary musical abilities to lead worship.
Responsibilities related to MUSIC:
Work with the Lead Pastor in planning, coordinating, and executing worship services
Lead all music portions of weekly services
Plan and lead weekly worship practices
Coordinating the use of instrumental and vocal groups and soloists in worship.
Manage and maintain all technology for the worship ministry
Recruit, develop, and lead musicians, vocalists, and the A/V team
Oversee worship media creation and presentation
Preparing and submitting the Music Ministry annual budget to Finance Committee.
Responsibilities related to YOUTH:
Coordinating and promoting Bible study, discipleship training, outreach, missions, recreation, music, etc., for the youth program.
Leading and working together with the youth leadership team in planning and directing activities, including youth camp, mission trips, retreats, weekday Bible study, conferences, etc.
Enlisting and training leadership in the youth program.
Advising in the use of program materials for grades 6‐12.
Developing a systematic program of outreach for the youth.
Developing a program to meet the needs of youth parents and involve them in the youth ministry.
Preparing and submitting the Youth Ministry annual budget to Finance Committee.
Praying regularly for the youth leadership team and the youth.
Must be able to express a call to ministry
Must meet the qualifications of an elder according to 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:6-9
Must be in doctrinal agreement with the Baptist Faith & Message
Must have completed or be in the process of completing a bible college/seminary degree
Must be able to preach and teach God’s Word
Must have necessary musical & vocal ability to lead worship
Must pass a background check