Worship Pastor

Port City Church Los Angeles, CA Full Time
4 months ago

Job Description

Looking for a musically-gifted, spiritually-mature, biblically-grounded Christian to lead the worship ministry department. The ideal candidate has experience leading worship at a similar sized church and experience shepherding worship teams.


• Communicates with the Senior Pastor in planning all worship services.

• Leads the praise and worship portion of worship services.

• Provides support and insight to all music ministries in the church.

• Develops a pathway to identify and recruit new volunteers into the worship ministry.

• Shepherds, trains, manages, and cares for the volunteers on the worship team.

• Able to work within an annual worship ministry budget.

• Keeps up to date with current praise and worship songs, worship conferences, trainings, etc.

• Oversees or works alongside the church’s media/tech team.

• Attend all church staff meetings, trainings, retreats, conferences, etc.

• Overseesthe maintenance of all musical instruments owned by the church.



• 3-4 years experience leading worship in a similar church setting.

• Significant skill as a vocalist and instrumentalist.

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

• proficient in reading music is a plus.

• Experienced leading, managing, encouraging, and training teams.

• Bachelor’s degree. Some formal training in music (specifically church music) is preferred.

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

• A calling to pastoral ministry.

Salary & Benefits

$45,000 - $65,000

  • Health care
  • Vacation days

Can be done remote?

  • No

About Port City Church Church

Assembly of God 100-250 people

Port City Church exists to Love God, Build Relationships and Serve Others. We believe the best way to find purpose in life is by responding to the love of God through Jesus Christ. We believe a tangible relationship with God and other believers is vital to the growth and outcome of God's plan for your life. Serving God, serving in the local church, and serving the community is the priveledge of all believers as we enjoy the empowerment of the Spirit-led life.

Port City Church is located in Wilmington, CA which is nestled up to the Port of Los Angeles. It is mostly a blue-collared, industrial community that has seen the likes of gangs and violence in it's history, yet is a goldmine to any minister/church seeking to see miracles happen in the lives of people who are transformed for the glory of God. Port City Church is a multi-generational, multi-ethnic congregation seeking to make a difference in Wilmington as well as its surrounding communities. Port City Church believes the authority of the Scriptures, the infilling and power of the Holy Spirit, a consistent prayer life, and intentional discipleship is necessary for spiritual empowerment. Things that make Port City Church's culture unique are the diverse backgrounds from which many come from. Most attendees have a wonderful testimony of coming out of extreme hardship, violence, incarceration, dysfuction in the home, and various destructive lifestyles. Port City Church is passionate about Jesus, His Church, and influencing the community with the love of Jesus.