Date posted Dec 09, 2022
Deadline Jan 31, 2023

New Covenant Christian Church in Fort Dodge, IA is seeking the right candidate to lead as the new Worship Pastor. The right candidate will have the ability to effectively provide direction, leadership, and implementation of the Worship Ministry through excellent Sunday services, vision casting, and leadership development. The Worship Pastor will work closely with the Lead Pastor to fulfill their role.


  • Lead worship for our weekend services.
  • Lead worship for Celebrate Recovery meetings, and youth ministry events as requested.
  • Conduct weekly worship rehearsals.
  • Audition and Recruit new members for the worship teams.
  • Learn new songs and teach these songs to the worship teams.
  • Help provide musical and spiritual development for worship team members.
  • Work with pastors and other team members in creative development for worship services and special focuses or events.
  • Be willing to be involved in community outreaches including opportunities for the worship teams to take part in various community events.
  • Coordinate the weekend services by planning the order of service.
  • Be familiar with the operation of the sanctuary A/V equipment or have a general working knowledge and a desire to learn.
  • Recruit, train and develop volunteer personnel to operate sound, screens, lights, and cameras.
  • Write, and work with the team to write, songs that are an expression of who we are as a church.
  • Record original songs.
  • Help with stage designs/setup.
  • Develop and oversee the budget for the worship ministry under the supervision of the advisory board.


  • Formal education not required.
  • The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of weekly experience in leading/developing congregational worship and teams in a multigenerational setting.
  • The ideal candidate will be theologically compatible, knowledgeable, and sound.
  • The ideal candidate will be skilled on multiple instruments, with an emphasis on guitar.
  • The ideal candidate will be knowledgeable on technical elements of production and worship software (Planning Center, Main Stage, ProPresenter 7, lighting, sound, etc)
  • The ideal candidate will be encouraged to grow as a songwriter and introduce original material to the church.

Reports to: Lead Pastor, Josh Carmody
For more information, view the FULL CHURCH PROFILE at
To apply, email your resume to Meggan at

New Covenant Christian Church Ministry Profile
Meggan Jacobus