JOB OPENINGS

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Current Opportunities

 

Thank you so much for your interest in serving in our church. We currently have two part time positions available, leading one of the following Ministries: Music or Youth (Grades 6 - 12).  Each position is part time working an average of 20 hours a week. The two positions might possibly be combined to create a full time position for the right candidate. To apply for these positions, please submit your resume, cover letter and references to Jaxselle@gmail.com. You may also reach out to the same email with any questions. We look forward to getting to know you!

Youth Minister

The youth minister is a staff member of Mt. Olivet Baptist Church and is accountable to the church membership through supervision of the Pastor and or Administration Committee. The Candidate will be responsible for providing leadership of all church youth (grades 6 – 12) activities.

Qualifications

  • A heart for youth.

  • Minimum of a High school diploma or equivalent plus two years of experience in working with a youth program in a Christian Ministry environment.

  • A spiritual life demonstrated by personal commitment to the Christian faith, believer’s baptism, and the Lordship of Christ, the leadership of the Holy Spirit, and a disciplined devotional and prayer life.

  • The ability to work in a team setting, demonstrating responsibility to assigned tasks, meeting schedules, and being creative and energetic in the development of effective ministries. Demonstrate an ability to work effectively with others. 

  • A working knowledge of current trends in youth and small group ministries.

General Expectations

  • Be available, on average, 18-20 hours per week for youth activities. Attend church on Sunday for Sunday School and Worship.  Attend Wednesday evenings for dinner and plan and lead weekly youth group meetings. Plan and implement youth activities throughout the year. 

  • Demonstrate the ability to work as a part of a team, including volunteers, the Pastor, and other Church staff and committee members in order to serve the Church Collectively.

  • Be available to communicate with and counsel youth and or families who may need spiritual or other direction. Be prepared to offer a referral to the pastor and/or a qualified professional counselor.

  • Implement any and all church policies regarding safety of our Youth.

  • Serve on the youth Committee as an ex-officio member and on Church Council.

  • Attend Weekly Staff meetings.

  • Act as a representative of MOBC inside and outside of the church, including all social media platforms.

  • Join MOBC as a member.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Music Minister

The music minister is a staff member of Mt. Olivet Baptist Church and is accountable to the church membership through supervision of the Pastor and or Administration Committee.  The candidate will be responsible for providing leadership of all church music activities.

Qualifications

  • A heart for worshiping GOD through music.

  •  Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent plus two years of experience in working with a music program in a Christian ministry environment.

  •  A spiritual life demonstrated by personal commitment to the Christian faith, believers baptism, and the Lordship of Christ, the leadership of the Holy Spirit, and a disciplined devotional and prayer life.

  •  The ability to work in a team setting, demonstrating responsibility to assigned tasks, meeting schedules, and being creative and energetic in the development of effective ministries.  Demonstrate an ability to work effectively with others. 

  •  A working knowledge of both traditional and contemporary Christian music

  •  Experience leading worship in a Christian environment.

  •  Computer skills sufficient to search the internet and appropriate websites to find both recorded backgrounds as well as published Christian music for use in our church services.


General Expectations

  • Be available, on average, 18-20 hours per week for church music preparation, practice, and performances. Plan on being at church for Sunday services and Wednesday evenings for choir rehearsal. 

  • Demonstrate the ability to work as a part of a team, including volunteers, the Pastor, and other Church staff and committee members, in order to serve the church collectively.

  •  Provide direction and assistance in seeking out new musical talent from the church body.

  •  Coordinate and Direct congregational music during all worship services and specialty services.

  • Serve on the Music and Worship Committee as an ex-officio member and on Church Council.

  •  Attend weekly staff meetings.

  •  Act as a representative of MOBC inside and outside of the church, including all social media platforms.

  •  Join MOBC as a member.

  •  Work under the direction of the Pastor to coordinate worship on Sunday and special events.

  • Other duties as assigned.