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Pastor of Worship & Student Ministries

Reports to Executive Pastor
Full-time
Email resume to info@cotrag.org for application

 

We are seeking a person who has the passion for both worship and youth ministry in Huntley IL. Our goals are set high and we are building a team that will support our vision for growth with the intent of increasing God’s kingdom. You will be challenged but supported to mature your experience as well as your faith.

Responsibilities

Worship

  • Plans Services, Productions, and Special Events by scheduling teams, selecting music, leading rehearsals, and designing an Order of Service.

  • Integrate loop tracks into the worship experience through websites such as Multitracks and Loop Community.

  • Recruits, trains, and manages worship leaders, background vocalists, and musicians, as well as persons involved in the Welcome and Offering segments of the service.

  • Designs, plans, and manages Big Event Sundays, such as Easter and Christmas, which may include drama and/or special theatrical elements.

  • Manages all Worship Teams, including Youth on the Rock and Sunday Services.

  • Maintains all musical equipment owned by Church on the Rock.

  • Continually improves in musical talent, leadership ability, and ministry giftings.

  • Pastors team members and develops community within the team.
     

Media

  • Plans Services, Productions, and Special Events by scheduling teams, creating playlists, selecting videos, designing lighting and visual elements, and leading run-throughs.

  • Recruits, trains, and manages audio, lighting, and video team.

  • Directs the technical aspects of Services, Productions, and Special Events, by managing volunteers, troubleshooting issues, and giving clear direction.

  • Maintains all media and audio equipment owned by Church on the Rock.

  • Manages weekly Live Stream of service.

  • Pastors team members and develops community within the team.
     

Youth

  • Dynamic preaching.

  • Leads Youth on the Rock services and events.

  • Manages Youth on the Rock student worship team.

  • Coordinates and Attends Youth Summer Camp and Fall Youth Conference.

  • Pastors team members and develops community within the team.


Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in worship, youth ministry, or biblical studies or a proven track record of competency in similar previous ministry opportunities. 

  • Proficient in vocal and instrumental performance.

  • Ability to lead and engage people in a worship experience.

  • Excels in recruiting, training, and managing teams.

  • Ability to delegate responsibilities and oversee actions to achieve desired results.

  • Efficient in organization and time management.

  • Outstanding people skills.


Preferred Skills

  • Experience and knowledge of theater and production .

  • Previous experience in Worship Ministry and/or Youth Ministry.

  • Proficiency with the software used at Church on the Rock (Propresenter, Planning Center, Photoshop, Indesign, Final Cut Pro, Ableton Live, etc.)

Kids Ministry Director

Reports to Executive Pastor
Part-Time (could develop to full-time position)
Email resume to info@cotrag.org for application

This ministry opportunity is for a person who feels a passion for children’s ministry from infancy through 5th grade. Their primary focus each week would be to oversee and grow an excellent children's ministry on Sunday mornings with an emphasis on training, developing, and recruiting volunteers. 

Responsibilities
 

Children’s Church Service
● Creates and implements a strategy that draws in families into the church through Kids on
the Rock ministry.
● Ministers to the families and aid in connecting what happens in the children’s ministry
with what happens at home.
● Creates hands-on experiences that promote a foundation of Christianity in children.
Volunteers
● Leads and develops teams and volunteers so that they are operating in their strengths
and being most effective in their roles on the team.
Events
● Creates rapport with our church family and contributes to our social community
● Coordinates Summer Camp and/or Vacation Bible School program.


Qualifications
● Previous experience in children’s ministry or related fields.
● Skilled in dynamic and effective preaching/teaching.
● Proven record of leading, growing, and conflict resolution with volunteers.

● Able to build a team that leads and executes children’s ministry by inspiring others to
serve in Kids on the Rock.
● A strong communicator with humility to work as a team
● Extroverted and engaging stage presence that is attractive and trustworthy to children of
varying ages.

Preferred Skills
● Has experience and knowledge of event planning.
● Can play guitar and/or piano and lead live worship, specifically for children K-5th grade.
● Experience with Church Community Builder or Planning Center programs.
● Strong social media skills to stay engaged with families throughout the week.