Associate Worship Pastor

First Baptist Church of Pinehurst

West End, NC 27376

Denomination: Baptist - SBC

Category: Worship Leader

Church Size: 250 - 500

Salary: Not specified

Posted on: April 02, 2024

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:


Reports to: Senior Pastor

Schedule: Full-time position

SUMMARY: We are a loving, growing, Christ-centered Church in the Sandhills region of North Carolina. Our mission statement reflects the heart of our Church and sets the direction for all of our ministries; "Leading People to Love Jesus." The person in this role is an experienced worship leader who will develop a comprehensive music ministry and lead the congregation in worship. They will be a seasoned musician and vocalist who can provide mature spiritual leadership to music ministry volunteers. This role is also responsible for the Church's media and technology including all aspects of Audio/Visual, Church website, and social media presence.


Lead the praise team and choir contemporary music and traditional hymns

Plan and coordinate all music, media, and stage requirements with vocalists, musicians, and media technicians this role is responsible for the readiness of all creative elements used in the service

Communicate consistently and routinely with all worship groups to ensure coordination of all activities in the worship service

Present a worship flow plan for upcoming services at weekly staff meetings and work through the planning of each service with other ministerial staff employees

Recruit new praise team, choir, musicians, and technical support volunteers and work with them to enhance their skill levels

Supervise church pianist activities and provide instruction, support, and direction within the guidelines of the pianist's job description

Oversee the maintenance, updating, and security of all musical equipment and software licensing

Work with Senior Pastor to determine annual budget needs for the music program

Lead the worship and technical related activities necessary for all types of special services

Assist with Church member visits, as well as attending and participating in funerals and other ministries as directed by the Senior Pastor

Manage the Church website

Train all new audio/visual media booth volunteers

Perform other duties as assigned by the Senior Pastor


Seminary degree is preferred

Must be ordained and be in agreement and observance of the Baptist Faith and Message 2000

Must be a mature, committed Christian dedicated to facilitating spiritual growth and maturity in self and others

Must be a skilled musician and vocalist

Must have experience in leading worship services, praise teams, and sanctuary choir

Must be creative, a self-starter, energetic, and have a passion for music and the Lord

Must be a team player with a positive attitude

Must have good interpersonal and leadership skills

Must have strong communication and organizational skills

Must be skilled in the use of technology used in worship including sound, lighting, computers, presentation software, and video projection

Must have working knowledge of social media and skills at Church website management

Must be proficient in presentation software such as power point as well as other types of software programs such as Excel and Word (or Mac equivalents)

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Associate Worship Pastor
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Full Time
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250 - 500

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7373 NC-211
West End
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