Director of Music or Minister of Music

First Baptist Church of Saint Albans

St. Albans, WV 25177

Denomination: Baptist - American

Category: Worship Leader

Posted on: October 21, 2020

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:


The Director/Minister of Music shall administer the program of music including participation, enlistment, and training for all age groups.

1) Responsible for training, recruitment, and development of The Worship Team Ministry
2) Responsible for the music education of all the choirs (including Adult, Youth, Children's, and Handbell Choirs) and see that each choir is prepared for worship.
3) Train and oversee volunteer personnel.
4) Development of instrumental music using the talents of the total church membership.
5) Recruitment of prospective choir members and absent members.
6) Plan/coordinate music for special events/seasons.
7) Organize, assist, and oversee special music


1. Shall minister through music to the spiritual needs of the congregation.
2. Shall serve as spiritual shepherd to those participating in the Music Ministry
3. Shall work with the pastor and the Board of Music in presenting a unified ministry, including coordinating music for all services with the pastor and other staff.
4. Shall be a member ex officio of the Board of Music and shall report to that board
5. Shall arrange for a substitute director during vacation and notify the pastor and the Chairman of the Board of Music.

About First Baptist Church of Saint Albans:

Who we are
FBCSA cares about one thing more than anything else, Jesus Christ.
FBCSA is a family of individuals that have found hope in Jesus, and simply want as many people as possible to experience that exact same freedom.

Where we come from
FBCSA was started in 1860 by a group of Saint Albans WV natives. We know a thing or two about having a past.

Where we're headed
FBCSA is committed to embracing the future and what God had in store for us. We would love for you to come along with us as we remain at the center of who we are as followers of Christ.

What this means for you
What does this mean for you? Most importantly, you're always welcome at FBCSA. Wherever you're at in your faith journey, you'll always be welcomed at FBCSA.


Job Qualifications:

1. Exemplifies mature Christian walk/desire for continued growth
2. Demonstrates a "calling" to Music Ministry
3. Has a "heart" for people and a calling to be a "servant" to others.
4. Preferred Bachelor's Degree...with Seminary Degree desired.
5. Preferred experience in Music Ministry at the local church level.
6. Good working knowledge of current music and trends...
7. Is a "self-starter"....immerses themselves into the ministry at hand without need for direct
8. Is a "team" player...with staff, Board of Music, parents, and other Music Ministry Leaders.
9. Is theologically compatible with First Baptist Church
10. Is led to grow and enhance worship services at First Baptist Church.

Position Information:

Job Title:
Director of Music or Minister of Music
Time Type:
Full Time
Not specified
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Church Size:
500 - 750

Contact Information:

Contact Name:
Pastor Joel or Rick Tolbert
523 Second St
St. Albans
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