NXT Student Worship Associate - Chaska


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Reports to: Chaska Worship Associate
Location: Chaska Campus
Hours/week: 16 hours/week
FLSA Classification: Non-Exempt


Provides musical and spiritual leadership and oversight to the Chaska NXT student worship team on Wednesday evenings through a number of duties and responsibilities.

  • Lead worship with the student worship team at NXT on Wednesday evenings.
  • Train & raise up students to be an active part of the team and to become lead worshippers.
  • Plan weekly worship sets for NXT that are God honoring, Christ centered, and Spirit led.
  • Lead and facilitate rehearsals and team nights that grow our students spiritually and skillfully on Monday evenings.
  • Help with setup and tear down on Monday and Wednesday evenings.
  • Build clicks and tracks as needed.
  • Schedule team members and plan services on Planning Center Online.
  • Prepare ProPresenter slides for Wednesday evenings.
  • Print any needed chord charts or lyrics for the team each week.
  • Collaborate with EP NXT Worship Associate for worship at camps and retreats as needed.
  • Actively participate in the weekly Chaska NXT Experience meetings.
  • Provide clear communication with students about services, rehearsals, team nights, cancelations, etc.
  • Participate in actively giving and receiving feedback with NXT staff and student worship team.
  • Attend and engage in scheduled meetings.
  • Have knowledge of and successful experience in the following: reading chord charts and music notation, Nashville number system, building click and tracks, playing with click and tracks in a live setting, memorization of music for live services, basic tech support and understanding of audio needs.
  • Ability to work effectively with a team and support/strengthen the mission of the Worship and Production Department.
  • Prepare for each rehearsal/service with songs learned and ready to lead.
  • Responsible for managing the Chaska NXT Worship Associate position. (In the event of an absence, responsible for coordinating with direct report to find a substitute of equal or greater skill).
  • Receive feedback and implement in a timely manner.
  • Attend to any other tasks within this role that are assigned by direct and indirect reports.


  • Educational requirements: A minimum of High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Experience required: 1-2 years.
  • Intentionally disciple NXT worship team members in their relationship with Jesus.
  • Be timely and disciplined in fulfilling the required responsibilities.
  • A solid foundation for Christian living built on these building blocks: Bible Reading, Prayer, Worship, Evangelism, Discipleship, and Fellowship.
  • Consistent participation in Grace worship services beyond the music portion, including sitting under the teaching of the Word.
  • Demonstrate a personal passion to minister to people within the context of the local church.
  • Exhibits a meaningful and growing personal relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior as evidenced by the manifestation of the fruit of the Holy Spirit.
  • Has a commitment to personal and active participation in the fulfillment of the Great Commission (Matthew 28: 18-20).
  • Exhibits a lifestyle appropriate to a person in public Christian ministry by conducting life with the utmost integrity in all situations.

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