Worship Assistant

  • Date Posted:   2015-04-15
  • Department:   Chapel
  • FT/PT/Temp:   Temporary - One academic year
  • Exempt Status:   Non-Exempt
  • Hours:   10 per week
  • Reports To:   Director of Chapel

Summary

Position Type

Temporary - One academic year

Description

Provide general planning for assigned Chapels. Assist in the carrying out of each chapel, especially in the area of music, space arrangement, and preparation of documents/projection for Chapel.

Essential Functions

Planning

  • Worship Assistants will be assigned days to plan chapel liturgy using the Planning Center Online program
  • Worship Assistants will be assigned days to plan and lead the music for Chapel (including rehearsal and preparation of charts for musicians).

Music

  • Lead worship music in assigned chapels
  • Participate in worship ensemble each week
  • Attend and participate in all rehearsals
  • Recruit musicians outside of the team to play in chapel

Administrative Tasks

  • Preparation of musical charts for rehearsals on assigned days
  • Preparation of word document of the liturgy for the projection team on assigned days
  • Participation in weekly staff planning meetings and some production meetings
  • Recruiting volunteers for participation in Chapel liturgies
  • Chapel promotion through social media, word of mouth, printed materials, etc.

Requirements

  • Must be a current Fuller student or alum of Fuller
  • Capacity to learn quickly and desire to expand knowledge of worship/worship planning
  • Ability to read music and play a musical instrument preferred
  • Ability to work independently and also work effectively as a member of a team
  • Good verbal and written English language skills, as pertains to business communication
  • Willing to participate in leadership on other occasions as available i.e. special Chapels and events
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, CCLI/Song Select, Planning Center Online, Propresenter
  • Able to transport materials and equipment up to 20 pounds

Special Requirements

Must be willing to sign Fuller’s Statement of Faith. All teaching and management positions are restricted to persons who will affirm in writing the Statement of Faith of Fuller Theological Seminary

All employees (faculty, managers, and staff) are expected to adhere to the ethical standards affirmed in the Seminary's Statement of Community Standards as a continuing condition of employment.

Notes

  • Must be willing to attend a 1-day training/organization retreat in the Fall (date TBD)
  • Candidates must make a commitment for the entire school year (available Monday mornings, 8:30 – 10:30; Wednesday mornings from 8:00 –11:00; Friday mornings from 9:00 – 11:00)

Contact
(626) 584-5200
(800) 235-2222
135 N. Oakland Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91182

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Admissions
admissions@fuller.edu