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Student Ministries Director or Pastor

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Overview

New North Church (NNC) is a thriving congregation on the San Francisco Peninsula. The Student Ministries Director/Pastor will provide leadership for a growing, outreach and discipleship oriented Student Ministry at NNC. The Student Ministries Director/Pastor is a full-time position and reports to the Connections and Men’s Pastor.

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Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead Middle School Ministry (MSM) and High School Ministry (HSM)
  • Implement the vision and strategy for the spiritual growth of middle school and high school students
  • Develop a strategy for reaching unchurched students with the gospel
  • Recruit, equip, train, and shepherd teams of leaders to work with MSM and HSM
  • Develop meaningful, pastoral relationships with students through a variety of settings
  • Oversee the development of a core of student leaders
  • Connect and counsel students, parents and people in the body as the need arises
  • Create and run vibrant Sunday morning services
  • Be one of the primary teachers for Middle School and High School Ministry on Sunday mornings
  • Provide leadership to MSM and HSM mid-week event (currently Life Groups)
  • Create effective transitions for students moving into and out of MSM and HSM
  • Oversee the organization and planning of activities, retreats, and the overall student ministry calendar in conjunction with the greater church and its events and ministries
  • Communicate regularly with parents and students via email, text, and social media
  • Oversee the Student Ministry Pastoral Resident 

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Partner with the rest of the Generations Team to foster a cohesive experience across Generations ministries
  • Work with the rest of the Generations Team on projects and activities spanning multiple ministries
  • Implement and execute the Best Practices of New North Church
  • Be available to do other tasks that the Generations Pastor deems necessary
  • Participate in pastoral care of New North Church (ie. weddings, funerals, visitation, pastor-on-duty,, etc.)
  • Take initiative in shepherding for people in the church body outside of those connected to Student Ministries
  • Teach a few times a year at New North in environments other than student ministries (ie. main service, Men’s Frat, etc.)

Qualifications:

  • Have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ; desiring to grow in His love and knowledge
  • Must champion the mission, vision, values, doctrinal statement, statement of faith, and white papers of New North Church
  • Must exemplify (by God’s grace) the qualifications of church leaders as laid out in 1 Timothy 3 and Titus
  • Highly adaptable
  • Self-starter and hard worker
  • Team-builder
  • Able to teach the Bible effectively to students
  • Highly relational; a person who likes working with students, adult leaders, families and others in the church body
  • Innovative developer with a commitment to reaching unchurched families
  • Be a “leader of leaders”
  • Be a team player (work with pastors, directors, staff, ministry leaders, the body, and community)
  • 4-year degree, Bible College or Seminary training preferred
  • Good working knowledge of technology; specifically Macs, GoogleGSuite, Slack and Asana
  • Good interpersonal & communication skills
  • Multi-site experience desirable
  • 5 years of pastoral experience a plus

Reports to: Connections and Men’s Pastor

Accountable to: Board of Elders

Music Director - Worship Leader

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Overview

New North Church (NNC) is a thriving congregation in San Francisco and the Peninsula. The Music Director provides support, works collaboratively, stays organized, and is a key contributor to enabling the Worship & Creative Community to accomplish our mission through live worship production in services and worship recordings.

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Full-time or Part-time (depending on skill-set and experience)

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Reports to: Worship & Creative Pastor

Regularly collaborates with
: Audio Production Manager, Video Production Manager, & Worship Teams at New North Church.

  • LEAD | The Band, Musicians, and Vocal Team at New North Church - which includes all processes pertaining to volunteer onboarding, training, scheduling, communication, and off-boarding while providing genuine care for the well-being of the volunteer team in conjunction with the Worship & Creative Pastor and any volunteer leaders
  • MANAGE | The Musicians and scheduling of worship teams quarterly and with any necessary weekly adjustments, including overseeing teams
  • MAINTAIN | Current standards of operation, improving systems and execution while also pioneering new ways for the teams to execute well and create meaningful community within
  • STEWARD | New North Church's resources and musical equipment including the maintenance, inventory, upkeep and upgrading of existing equipment keeping the stage area and back stage areas neat, organized and clutter free along with the staff you collaborate with

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Be the MD at NNC’s Sunday services -  help plan and run rehearsals 
  • Potential Worship Leader in rotation, per skillset
  • Leadership presence on stage to the teams in sound checks, rehearsals and services
  • Oversight of pipeline and end-to-end assimilation processes
  • Schedule and maintain Band and Vocals proactively through necessary tools (examples: Google Calendar, PCO)
  • Prepares and handles all stems and Ableton
  • Emphasis on raising the value, quality and creativity — keeping up with current trends with a forward looking mindset bringing effectiveness, vision and relevance
  • Recommends, develops, and implements ideas, goals, and approaches 
  • Builds networks of artists, musicians, vocalists and other talent

Team Development

  • Help oversee recruitment, onboarding (and off-boarding, when needed) and assimilation of new team members
  • Communicating needs and requests to volunteer team along with reporting back volunteer experience to staff
  • Champions collaboration of all related teams that are interwoven into Worship & Creative and across organization

Administrative:

  • Schedules, attends or runs weekly rehearsals
  • Prepares meeting matters ahead of time; executes action items promptly and communicates proactively
  • Ongoing Planning Center (PCO) and roster maintenance production volunteers
  • Production Inventory — regularly updates and maintains (excluding IT)

Qualifications:

  • Strong team player - with a positive attitude across the board
  • Highly adaptable, works efficiently in a fluid and quick-paced environment
  • Successfully executes against multiple projects and deadlines 
  • Demonstrates solid written and verbal communication skills 
  • Detail-oriented with exceptional follow through - start to finish
  • Demonstrates initiative for improvements; anticipates needs and exercises sound judgment
  • Demonstrates sensitivity, privacy and confidentiality addressing church matters
  • Takes ownership and initiative, and contributes to intentional healthy team culture
  • Personal and community leadership skills - servant leader
  • Experience with Ableton 
Employment status and expected schedule:
  • Full-time or Part-time (depending on skill-set and experience) — position with a competitive benefits package offering paid time off, retirement, and 100% coverage of Health, Vision & Dental
  • Part-time benefits vary from above 
  • Sundays in person and at least one midweek rehearsal
  • Other meetings may be taken remotely as requested

To apply, email CV + Resume to Crystal Taylor at [email protected]