Associate Pastor Positions

Interim Associate Pastor for Worship Arts

Grove Park Baptist Church | Burlington, NC

Grove Park Baptist Church, located in the heart of Burlington, NC, is seeking a part-time interim Associate Pastor for Worship Arts.  This Associate Pastor will be a strong team player who takes the best witnesses from our past and weaves them with fresh expressions in our present to create a vibrant tapestry displaying the story of God and His people’s pursuit of His Kingdom.  He/she shall have a theology and practice of worship that cultivates and shapes the heart and mind while speaking with the broad voice of the Church across cultures that will prepare us for eternity.  A MDIV or equivalent is preferred as is experience leading blended worship.  GPBC strongly supports and affirms women in both ordained and lay leadership roles. 

If interested email Jason Bogart   [email protected]

Associate Pastor of Families and Digital Engagement

Grove Park Baptist Church | Burlington, NC

Summary:  The Associate Pastor of Families and Digital Engagement 

  • Will be a strong team player  who has a heart to help individuals and families thrive as they grow in their love for the Lord
  • Have a burden to equip people to have a healthy relationship with Jesus and equip parents to lead their families
  • Introduce and maintain technologies to enable strong membership communication and increase digital engagement with the larger community


  • Masters degree from an accredited seminary or divinity school
  • 5-10 Years of experience
  • Ordained or willingness to be ordained
  • Has demonstrated the ability to work cooperatively with other church staff members.
  • Ability to connect and communicate with all generations
  • Ability to build teams, recruit volunteers, and develop leaders
  • Has demonstrated a work ethic characterized by creativity, punctuality, integrity, honesty, diligence, excellence, and industriousness.
  • Proficiency with digital media technologies

If interested email Jason Bogart   [email protected]

Posted 8/20/2021

Associate Pastor of Youth and Missions

Vinton Baptist Church | Vinton, VA

Vinton Baptist Church is a moderate church affiliated with CBF and BGAV, seeking a full-time Associate Pastor of Youth and Missions.

This person will be responsible for leading our youth ministry, as well as coordinating our church-wide missional efforts.  The goal of this position is to spend approximately two thirds of the time focused on youth ministry and the balance on missions.  This person will work in coordination with church staff and report directly to the Senior Pastor.

YOUTH:  Will provide a welcoming and accepting environment for middle and high school students with ministry opportunities to develop a life-changing relationship with Christ.  Through weekly discipleship opportunities, mission engagement with the local community, and annual events, camps, and mission trips, this person will help to nurture within students a love for God, others, self, the church and world.

MISSIONS:  Will further cultivate our mission engagement within the local community and beyond.  This will involve collaborating with other missional groups within the church, coordinating with local and international partners, providing a variety of service opportunities for varying ages and gifts, as well as help develop a church-wide vision for missions.

QUALIFICATIONS & VALUES:  Ability to articulate the gospel in various ways and in various contexts across generations, genders and personalities; solid theological grounding,  yet committed to learning; strong organizational skills and the drive to pursue excellence in both broad and detailed ways; able and willing to travel both domestically and internationally; desire to build relationships with all ages, genders, and personalities; available and engaged with the youth of our church and community; demonstrate a caring heart and show an inclusive love for all people; provide an example of a deep commitment to his/her faith; demonstrate a heart for missions; has a clear personal and professional vision; desire to be a part of the local community; seminary graduate; prior ministry experience leading youth. Resumes should be submitted at [email protected].

Posted 5/18/2021

Full-time Associate Pastor

First Baptist Church | Boone, NC

First Baptist Church, Boone, NC, is seeking a full time associate pastor. The main area of work includes oversight and care of the discipleship and spiritual formation groups of the church, with extra attention given to Young Adults and their families.  Ministry experience and Master of Divinity Degree (or work towards) is preferred. 

Our website is under construction, but you may ask for a job description by emailing [email protected], as well as submitting a resume and cover letter. Resumes received through 4/30/2021

Posted 4/1/21

Associate Pastor of Children and Youth

First Baptist Church | Butner, NC

First Baptist, Butner, NC, is seeking a full-time Associate Pastor of Children and Youth Ministries. This person will be responsible for planning, coordinating, directing and evaluating the activities of the children and youth of the church. The associate will preach when the pastor is away or sick.  This person will maintain a regular schedule in the office, being available during the pastor’s scheduled time off, and will also help provide pastoral care. This person will be a professing Christian, called to full-time Christian service who has chosen the Baptist denomination, and one who will fit within the theological ideologies (1963 BF&M, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship) of the membership and the pastor.  Though a Master of Divinity degree is preferred, a Divinity School student or a person with extensive church experience in serving children and youth will also be considered.

To apply for this position, please send the Associate Pastor Search Committee a copy of your resumé at [email protected] or mail to First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 44, Butner, NC 27509, Attention Associate Pastor Search Committee.  Resumés will be considered as they are received and reviewed by the search committee. Our church’s website is  if you would like to learn more about our church before applying.

Associate Pastor of Worship and Communications

Southside Baptist Church | Mooresville, NC

Southside Baptist Church in Mooresville, North Carolina is seeking a pastor to lead our worship and communications ministry. The ideal candidate is a person with a pastor’s heart for growing a worshipping community. This person should be able to lead an intergenerational congregation in a blended worship service, overseeing all music and production as well as weekly communication within the church, and especially to our surrounding community.  

We are an intentionally intergenerational church that has been an integral part of the Mooresville community for over 100 years.

Apply via email or send questions to [email protected]. Current deadline to apply is 3/31/21.

Associate Pastor of Discipleship Ministries

First Baptist Church | Gainesville, FL

First Baptist Church, Gainesville FL is seeking a full time Associate Pastor of Discipleship Ministries.  Here is a link to the Job description:

Interested candidates may submit their resume’ and cover letter by April 30, 2021.

Contact Person:  Dr. Eric Spivey
Contact Email Address:  [email protected]
Church Website:

Posted 3/12/2021

Associate Pastor

Kenansville Baptist Church | Kenansville, NC

Kenansville Baptist Church is prayerfully seeking a full-time Associate Pastor to lead our children and youth ministries, to include family and connection ministries. We are a mission minded, moderately conservative church, support 1963 Baptist Faith and Message and have ordained women deacons. We are affiliated with Eastern Baptist Association, BSCNC, and SBC. Our church has 151 resident members and average attendance at our morning worship service in 2019 was 86.  We are located in southeastern North Carolina in the all historic town of Kenansville, the Duplin County Seat.  A ministry degree with experience is preferred.

If you feel you are called to be considered for this position, please send your resume with a cover letter as a PDF file to Robin Mewborn, Associate Pastor Search Team Chair,  [email protected] .  Please include references. Resumes will be accepted until March 11, 2021. —

Posted 2/12/2021

Associate Pastor/Minister of Music and Education

Mount Zion Baptist Church | Hudson, NC

Mount Zion Baptist Church, a Southern Baptist church in Hudson, NC is prayerfully seeking a full-time Associate Pastor/Minister of Music and Education whom God has called to join our ministry team as together we seek to know God’s love and share it. As a church, rich in history of discipleship, Cooperative Program, and missions, we seek a man with a vision for growth and outreach to our community and to grow disciples while staying true to our conservative roots and statement of beliefs (BFM 2000).

We are seeking a man devoted to Jesus Christ who is passionate and gifted in leading the church in its music and educational ministries. This man will be responsible to the Senior Pastor for the development and promotion of music and educational programs of the church. He will be responsible for planning, developing, and implementing music and educational ministries that encompass all ages to help them develop their God-given talents to present the Gospel in an effective manner. This position requires a person called of God, adequately trained and called by a church to devote his time to the music and educational work of the church. 

Master’s degree in Christian Education and Music from an approved college or seminary with 5+ years’ experience is preferred. Minimum requirement would be bachelor’s degree from an approved college or seminary with 3+ years’ experience.  Please send your resume to “Mount Zion Baptist Church, c/o Search Committee, 1787 Cajah Mtn Rd. Hudson, NC 28638 or via email to [email protected] .

Posted 2/5/2021

Associate Pastor of Youth, Children, & Families

Jonesboro Heights Baptist Church | Sanford, NC

Jonesboro Heights Baptist Church in Sanford, NC, is seeking a full-time Associate Pastor of Youth, Children, & Families. This Christian candidate will be responsible for the development and leadership of a Bible-based intergenerational family ministry with emphasis on youth and children.  A bachelor’s degree may be considered but a seminary/Masters of Divinity degree is preferred.  Experience with youth program development and growth is a plus.  Candidate must be a team player with excellent communications skills, be technologically competent, organized, with a desire to collaborate with the ministerial staff.  Must be enthusiastic, innovative, and passionate leader of children, students and their families.  Compensation will be commensurate with experience. 

Email resumes with cover letter to [email protected].

Visit the church website here.

Posted 11/24/2020