Worship Leader

Date Posted: January 31, 2023
Hours Per Week: 40
Calvary Baptist Church
Woodland, CA, USA
Job Type: Music or Worship Director
Other Details

Calvary Baptist Church (Woodland, CA) – Worship Leader

The Big Picture

Calvary Baptist Church is seeking a full-time Worship Leader to coordinate, lead, and develop the music ministry of Calvary Baptist Church.

The ideal candidate will be a person who:

  • Has a clear testimony of faith in Jesus Christ and a growing personal relationship with Him; lives a life that reflects the Biblical qualifications for an elder from 1 Timothy 3 and Titus 1; feels called by God to lead worship ministry in the church; prioritizes worship over performance; and is a servant leader—humble, gracious, and devoted to prayer.
  • Has experience in music leadership; is skilled in leading blended worship services; has a working knowledge of—and appreciates—a variety of worship styles, including both hymns and contemporary worship songs; and values the relational aspects of being a worship leader.
  • Has a college degree in music or Bible and/or some seminary training, or is interested and willing to pursue further education or training.
  • Is an effective leader: easy-going, able to make wise choices, communicate clearly, and works well with a team.


  •  Plan and coordinate the worship services, collaborating with the Senior Pastor to choose music that integrates well with the message.
  • Serve as worship leader in each of the weekend worship services, meet regularly with the worship team, and attend the weekly staff meetings.
  • Recruit, train, and oversee support ministries, including sound, lighting, ProPresenter, PowerPoint video, worship team, and adult and children’s choirs. Provide assistance for funerals, weddings, and other special events.


  • Salary based on experience
  • Cell phone
  • Retirement fund
  • Two weeks of paid vacation in addition to paid holidays

How To Apply

The Process 

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

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

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