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Worship Leader

Harvest North Iowa
Clear Lake, IA
Posted: September 09, 2021
Job Information:
Church: Harvest North Iowa

Location: Clear Lake, IA

Senior Pastor: Terry McCarl

Reports To: Senior Pastor

Weekly Attendance: 150 in person



Harvest North Iowa exists to glorify God by making disciples of Jesus Christ who love God and love people. This multi-generational body of believers, located in a beautiful town in northern Iowa, aims to be a light in their community as disciples who Worship Christ, Walk with Christ, Work for Christ, and Witness for Christ.

At Harvest, you will discover a warm group of real people dedicated to following Jesus Christ. Since the inception of the church in 2012, Harvest has based its ministry on 4 pillars:

Proclaiming the authority of God's Word without apology (2 Timothy 4:2)
Lifting high the name of Jesus through Worship (John 4:24)
Believing firmly in the power of prayer (Jeremiah 33:3)
Sharing the good news of Jesus with boldness (Ephesians 6:19-20)


The Worship Leader position is a full-time role reporting to the Senior Pastor and responsible for overseeing the Worship and Student Ministries of the church, including weekly worship leading in service, service planning, volunteer recruitment and development, weekly Youth service, Youth discipleship and outreach, and Youth camps, retreats and special events. This role partners with the Senior Pastor to advance the mission of the church: To Glorify God by making disciples of Jesus Christ who love God and love people.

Primary Worship Leader Responsibilities

Identify, recruit, and develop musicians, vocalists and leaders for worship, production, and other ministries.
Maintain worship team schedules (including rehearsal)
Assist in establishing and maintaining Worship/Production budget
Manage equipment necessary for Worship/Production teams
Enhance and expand upon the team's song list and arrangements
Establish set-lists for all services and special events
Maintain compliance with music and video copyright laws and licensing
Other duties as assigned
Primary Youth Leader Responsibilities

Cast/maintain a vision for Student Ministry that parallels the churches overall vision
Identify, recruit, develop and lead a team of committed adult youth leaders
Organize curriculum and activities to advance the spiritual maturity of our youth
Prepare and teach messages for Youth Group
Plan and lead ministry social media channels, special events, camps and retreats
Regularly communicate with students and parents
Maintain the Youth Ministry social media pages
Grow the Youth Group through ministry discipleship, community, and outreach initiatives
Other duties as assigned
Other Skills and Qualifications

Work well with the Senior Pastor, staff, Elders, and volunteers to advance the mission and vision of Harvest Bible Chapel North Iowa
Spiritual maturity
Coachability and flexibility
Musical abilities
Teaching gifts
Organization and time management
Leadership and team building abilities
Attention to detail



Strong singing and musical abilities
Leadership and team building abilities
Organization skills and good time management

High School Diploma
2+ years leading worship preferred
Motivation for this role is more important than specific credentials

Mature Christ-follower displaying the fruits of the Spirit

Passion for leading "unashamed worship" with a pursuit to lift high the name of Jesus and lead others to do the same
Glorify God by making disciples of Jesus Christ who love God and love people

Align with the 4 Pillars of Harvest North Iowa (see What We Teach page):
Unapologetic Preaching (2 Timothy 4:2)
Unashamed Worship (John 4:24)
Unceasing Prayer (Jeremiah 33:3)
Unafraid Witness (Ephesians 6:19-20)
Teachable spirit
Position Information:
Position Title:Worship Leader
Time: Full Time
Category: Worship Leader, Music Minister, Worship Pastor
Denomination: Non-Denominational
Worship Style: Contemporary
Church Size: 100 - 250
Contact Information:
Organization Name:Harvest North Iowa
City:Clear Lake
State or Province:IA
ZIP Code:
Country: USA
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