Worship Pastor/Director

Peninsula Church

Job Description

Worship Pastor/Director Job Description OVERVIEW

Peninsula Church is a growing, spirit-filled community of faith on the Monterey Peninsula. At this time, we are prayerfully pursuing a worship pastor. Our ideal individual or couple would be a musically-gifted, spiritually-mature, biblically-grounded Christian to lead all worship ministries at our church. This person will be a spiritual and organizational leader responsible for leading all aspects of the corporate worship life of the church. This position includes competitive pay, benefits, and housing options.


Work with the senior leadership team to plan the worship services.

Lead the musical portion of worship services.

Lead all music ministries in the church.

Develop a process to regularly identify and deploy new volunteers in the church’s worship ministry.

Shepherd, train, manage, and care for the volunteer worship teams.

Develop an annual worship ministry budget and be able to work within that budget.

Look for ways to inspire non-musical worship experiences for the church body.

Oversee the church’s worship tech ministry with knowledge in the following programs; PP7, Multitracks, Ableton Live, Lighting, PCO

Oversee Livestream of all services

Attend all church staff meetings and retreats.

Work with youth and children’s ministry leaders to find worship leaders for age-graded worship experiences within the church.

Oversee the maintenance of all musical instruments owned by the church.


2 years experience leading worship in a similar church setting.

Significant skill as a vocalist and lead instrument (guitar or piano).

Broad knowledge of Christian worship music across multiple styles and generational tastes.

Should be proficient in reading music.

Should have experience leading and managing teams.

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience. Some formal training in music (and specifically church music) is preferred.

A lifestyle congruent with the biblical requirements for leaders (1Tim. 3:1-13; 2Tim. 2;Titus 1:5-9).

A calling to pastoral ministry.


Experience Required
1 – 5 years


Education Required
Some college

Date Posted
1 year ago
Pacific Grove, California

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