Director of Worship Arts

Date Posted: February 17, 2022
Hours Per Week: 40
Grace Church San Diego
San Diego, CA, USA
Job Type: Music or Worship Director
Other Details

Grace Church San Diego (San Diego, CA) – Director of Worship Arts

The Big Picture

Grace Church San Diego (gracesd.com) is seeking a Director of Worship Arts.

Role Summary:

The Director of Worship Arts of Grace Church will be responsible for capturing all the tasks and details of the Worship Teams, organizing them in a system and tracking their progress. Projects include, scheduling rehearsals, prepping band for future songs, serving in leadership of Grace set-up and tear-down, and serving as the primary worship leader for Sunday gatherings. This also includes leading worship/prayer nights.

The position will call for excellent organization, time management, and communication skills, as well as management skills including multi-tasking and prioritizing. The Worship Arts Intern will be developed and equipped as a leader and minister of the Gospel, through hands-on application, teaching and discipleship.


  • Fulfill the duties required of Grace Church members as outline in covenant
  • Fulfill the duties of a deacon as taught in Scripture
  • Discretion, perseverance, patience, creativity, and sense of humor
  • Proactive, confident leadership, a self-starter
  • Ability to point out problems and propose solutions
  • Ability to self manage and drive projects once direction’s been given
  • Competency in leading worship vocally and/or with an instrument
  • Flexibility: Should enjoy and anticipate rapid change of environment/pace
  • Must feel a calling into full time ministry
  • Must have completed college

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

Project Management

  • Take Gathering tasks and develop/implement project management system
  • Track tasks and provide regular status updates to team
  • Help plan music sets, programming elements and order of events for worship services

Administrative Responsibilities

  • Ensure excellent process of preparing music for rehearsals and Sunday services
  • Learn organization work flow of the Gathering Team and begin leading the process
  • Conduct follow up and connection with band and members of audio team

Worship Leadership

  • Develop others into Worship Leadership skills Sunday Service
  • Meet weekly with Grace Pastor in development and progress updates
  • Research and Explore new songs and new worship methods
  • Assist in creating a culture of worship and prayer and transcendence in the church
  • Cultivate the art of songwriting and creativity in worship music
  • Grow in three areas of worship leadership: social, musical, spiritual (leadership)


Sunday July 3rd is the desired start date, but we could hire as early as mid June. We would provide a relocation package if employee is moving to San Diego from out of town. This is a full time role with all medical and dental insurance provided and a pay range between $62-67k.

How To Apply

The Process

Please look over this job description and the church website. Along with your resume please answer these questions:

  1. Why do you believe that you might be a good fit as the Director of Worship Arts at Grace Church?
  2. Describe your experiences in ministry and how you may be qualified to serve as the Director of Worship Arts at Grace Church?
  3. In just a few sentences please give a summary of your theology and how that is in line with the doctrine of Grace Church?

Please send your resume, the answers to these questions and a link of you leading worship to [email protected].