Worship Pastor

at Movement Church (view profile)
Location Woodstock, Canada
Date Posted August 4, 2022
Category Pastor
Job Type Full-time


Objective of this role

To cultivate a Spirit-filled experience for Movement Church that helps people have a genuine encounter with God and empowers them to live a fully committed life for Christ. To cultivate a creative culture in the worship department where people use their musical talents and song writing gifts to advance the gospel in our community and country. 


  • To provide leadership and oversight to the Worship, Events, Outreaches and Albums of Movement Church 
  • To work with the Lead Pastor and Lead Team to see the ministry objectives of Movement Church are fulfilled
  • To provide leadership and oversight to the Worship team and culture.
  • To provide leadership and oversight to the Experience team 
  • To provide leadership and oversight to song writing and albums of Movement Church 
  • Work with our Experience team and Lead Pastor to create amazing, spirit filled, relevant and creative experiences. 
  • To Lead worship at Movement Church’s weekend experiences and special events.

Managing Responsibilities 

  • Cultivating the creative culture of the experience team
  • Managing the production director, media pastor and social media pastor
  • Managing the experience teams workload and productivity
  • Weekly touch points with each member of the experience team

Worship Leading 

  • Cultivating the worship culture and expression of Movement Church.
  • Oversight of musicians and worship leaders. 
  • Administrating the volunteer musicians using Planning Centre. 
  • Creating and updating monthly schedules for weekend experiences as well as special events (Christmas, Easter, Worship Nights, conferences, etc.). 
  • Constructing weekly worship sets and communicating songs and other relevant details for musicians and worship leaders.
  • Recruiting new volunteer musicians through bi-annual auditions and engaging in individual training alongside of the instrument team leads.

Song Writing

  • Responsible for creating and cultivating a culture of song writing in Movement Church
  • Oversee song writing retreats or one day events


  • Responsible for Easter, Dad-fest, Mother’s Day, Kick off, Flannel-Fest, Christmas, Move Conference  and any other events the Lead Pastor wishes to implement
  • To work with the Operations team to ensure that all aspects of events are scheduled and able to run smoothly
  • To work with creative team to create events and outreaches that are creative, engaging and meeting the set goals for the event or outreach

Organizational Responsibilities

  • Monthly attendance at All Staff Meetings. 
  • Contribute to volunteer culture of raising up and equipping people to do the work of the church. 

Additional skills

  • Experience with worship leading, music directing (preferably minimum 5 years).
  • Ability to sing and play at least one instrument.
  • Experience with music creation and live performance software (i.e. Ableton, Logic, ProTools, etc.). 
  • Previous pastoral experience. 
  • Passionate and devoted follower of Christ.
  • Filled with the Holy Spirit 
  • Self-starting.
  • Creative.
  • Trust worthy, above reproach by Biblical standards.

Job Type: 

  • Full-time, 40 hours / week. Salaried

Application Details:

Please apply directly to Jeff Price, Lead Pastor at jeff@wearemovement.ca