Youth & Worship Pastor

Oak Grove Church

Job Description

Job Description: Youth / Worship Pastor

Classification: Full time


The youth / worship pastor is responsible for the ministries, programs and activities related to worship and youth ministry. Youth ministry includes both Junior and Senior High groups. Worship includes all aspects of worship including singers, musicians, technical volunteers and livestream. This role will also be responsible to work with the Lead Pastor for all service and special service including holiday services, funerals and weddings.


  • He / she is a disciple committed to humbly living under the authority of Christ.
  • Demonstrates an ability to lead others, work in a team environment, and has a willingness to collaborate.
  • Must embrace the vision, mission and values of Oak Grove Church.
  • Must have the capacity to strategically plan for future ministry goals and manage the process.
  • Demonstrates a level of humility in making godly decisions for the sake of God’s kingdom work.
  • Clarity of thought to implement ministry by equipping and empower others to utilize gifts and ability.Must have a heart for shepherding others and a commitment to be discipling those under his / her care.
  • Committed to having spiritual / disciple-making conversations with to help encourage ongoing spiritual movement in everyone’s life.


  • Eagerly collaborates with the Lead Pastor to know God’s leading and direction of ministry in keeping with the Vision of Oak Grove Church.
  • Attend staff meetings weekly to continue to develop, trouble-shoot issues and enhance ministry effectiveness.
  • Recruits and trains volunteers to use their gifts in these respective ministries.
  • Regularly builds into volunteer leaders and engages them in disciple-making.
  • Works to build a culture of disciple-making, grounded on a gospel-centered pattern of our picture of a disciple.
  • Regularly plans and supervises practices, rehearsals, and preparation for all worship related events and activities.
  • Must maintain all subscriptions and resources related to worship and youth ministries.
  • Develop budgets and resources for each respective ministry for each year.
  • Must actively be involved (but not leading) our primary disciple-making structures.
  • Must be supportive to all staff and ministry leaders.
  • Must have strong relationship skills and values.
  • Must willingly embrace and support our gospel-centered ministry values.


  • Minimum: A degree related to worship and / or youth ministry. Prefer Master of Divinity.
  • Prefer 3 years of experience with worship.
  • Understanding and willingness to handle technical components of ministry and livestream.
  • Knowledge of Planning Center, Pro-presenter, Ableton, CCLI platforms. 

About Oak Grove Church


We believe that Christ is what make us a community of faith. We believe there are two kinds of people in the world: Those who have life from God because they have the Son and those who do not have life from God because they do not have the Son.

And this is the testimony that God gave us eternal life, and this life is in his Son. Whoever has the Son has life; whoever does not have the Son of God does not have life. – 1 John 5:11-12 (ESV)



To make disciples of all nations by LOVING GOD, LOVING HIS FAMILY and LOVING OTHERS so that many will come to faith in Jesus and become His humble and obedient followers.


To fulfill the Great commission in Golden Valley, surrounding communities and the world by sharing the gospel and by planting churches.


Belonging, Strengthening, Serving & Sharing

BELONG: Through the Gospel we belong in relationship to the Family of God and in relationship to unbelievers.

STRENGTHEN: Because we belong to Jesus we are always strengthening our relationship with Him and are continually expanding and experiencing His love to shape our whole identity.

SERVE: Because we belong to the Family of God we seek to serve the Family of God by using our gifts, talents and by living generously with our finances and time.

SHARE: Because we belong to the Family of God, we share our life and the Gospel with each other and those far from God.

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Experience Required
1 – 5 years


Education Required
Bachelor’s degree

Date Posted
1 year ago
Golden Valley, Minnesota


Church Size
250-350 people

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