Worship Director

Risen Church

Hayward, CA USA   MAP
Statement Of Faith:

Risen Church is looking to hire a Worship Director who will champion (advocate), cultivate (develop spiritually, culturally, emotionally, physically, organizationally), and lead (follow through with detail and excellence) biblical worship at Risen with the Triune God. The Worship Leader serves as an influential part of the church while working alongside the pastors and staff, as well as the individuals who volunteer and serve on the worship team.

Who We Are
Risen is a church in Hayward, California, desiring to know God, be united to His love, life, joy, and find the purpose of our lives.

As a church in the San Francisco Bay Area, we love the Bay and see this as a place of mission and a part of God’s kingdom. We desire to grow as disciples of Jesus Christ and work to bring the Gospel to Hayward and our surrounding community.

We don’t have all the answers, nor do we have it all together. Rather, we are imperfect people who are learning the way of Jesus. Our vision is to share Christ’s love with others and to see a community transformed by His mercy and grace.

Responsibilities Include
- Leading worship every Sunday and during special events.
- Overseeing and caring for the worship team (the band, visual, and sound teams).
- Recruiting, auditioning, and developing volunteers for the worship team (b, v, s teams).
- Coordinating weekly rehearsals and attending staff meetings.
- Scheduling and training worship team volunteers so they are prepared to complete the setup and teardown for Sunday worship services.
- Collaborating with other church leaders on special events throughout the year.
- Being an active participant in the community life of our church.

What you bring
- Alignment with Risen’s Core Values and Statement of Faith.
- At least one year of experience leading worship in a church, fellowship, or community group setting.
- Demonstrated experience in leading worship vocally and by playing the keys, guitar, or other instrument(s).
- Ability to speak, pray, and lead worship in front of large groups of people.
- Seasoned organization and prioritization skills.
- Excellent written, interpersonal, and communication skills.
- Willingness and desire to listen, learn, mentor, and teach.

Preferred Qualifications
- Completion of seminary degree or bible school degree in progress.
- Formal music training.
- Familiarity and/or experience with audio visual and worship technology (e.g. ProPresenter, Planning Center, -MultiTracks, Playback, Ableton, and mixing equipment).

Life in Hayward, California
Hayward is a beautiful tapestry of diversity, development, and culture. It is the fifth largest city in the Bay Area and recognized nationally for it’s enthno-racial and linguistic diversity. There is both a California State school and a Junior College in Hayward with over 35,000 students in attendance. Hayward has over 3,000 acres of open space and parks, attracting a growing number of families and professionals to the city and surrounding area. As with many growing cities in the Bay Area, there are many opportunities for us to partner and serve in our local community.

Benefits Include
- Medical, vision, and dental.
- 10% of total compensation towards retirement savings.
- 4 Sundays off and 16 days of vacation/year (20 total days of vacation/year).
- Inquire for additional benefits.

Application Requirements
To apply, please email your resume to

Date Posted: Fri, May 27, 2022   (76 days ago)

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