Music Ministry Positions

Associate Pastor of Music and Worship

First Baptist Church | Hickory, NC

The First Baptist Church of Hickory, North Carolina is seeking an Associate Pastor of Music and Worship whom God has called to join our ministry team as together we seek to serve Christ, proclaim His gospel, love one another, and experience the life He offers. The Associate Pastor of Music and Worship will serve in close cooperation with our senior pastor, who came to the church in September of 2019, and will provide ministry and leadership in a congregation that is experiencing exciting growth and renewal. The church recently embraced a new vision of Beholding and Becoming Like Jesus, a vision informed by Scripture and the convictions of spiritual formation unto Christlikeness, of which the Associate Pastor of Music and Worship will have the opportunity to implement in creative ways. The church seeks someone whose call to Christian ministry is foremost in his/her professional profile, with leadership in music and worship being the chief avenues through which his/her call to ministry is fulfilled.

Expressions of Interest

If you have a prayerful interest in the position, we would be grateful to hear from you by email at [email protected]create new email. In order to help us become introduced to you, please include:

  • A letter of interest
  • A current résumé
  • A 1-2 page statement of your philosophy of music and worship
  • A list of four references with contact information, including their relationships with you (Note: we will not contact your references without first obtaining your permission.)

Posted 11/24/2020

Part-Time Music Leader

Lincoln Avenue Baptist Church | Lincolnton, NC

Lincoln Avenue Baptist Church is seeking the Lord’s will in finding a part time music leader. This position will include preparing and leading blended worship for Sunday morning, directing the church choir and praise team band, and assisting in leading worship during other services as needed.

Please send your resumes to [email protected]create new email  or mail them to PO Box 441, Lincolnton, NC 28093.

Posted on 10/28/2020

Part-Time Worship Leader

Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church | Shelby, NC

Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church, Shelby NC, is seeking an energetic worship leader who will demonstrate a strong commitment to Jesus Christ while developing and implementing a music ministry for our church family. Pleasant Ridge is only interested in candidates who offer strong leadership and organizational skills. We are seeking the right person who possesses the ability to blend traditional and contemporary music styles into our Sunday Morning Celebration Worship Service. In addition, this person would be coordinating our entire Music Ministry. We are seeking someone who has educational and experiential qualifications. This is a part-time position and a background check (provided by the church) will be required.

 In addition to video recordings of your musical ability (leading musical groups, conducting congregational singing, playing an instrument or singing), please send résumés, and inquiries by November 15, 2020 to:

The Music Ministry Search Team c/o Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church
198 Pleasant Ridge Church Road
Shelby, NC 28152
or to [email protected]create new email   

Minister of Worship and Music (Part-Time)

Apalache Baptist Church | Greer, SC

The Minister of Worship and Music is to carry out the Great Commission by developing and promoting the music program through hymns and praise songs. The Minister of Music is to be led by the Holy Spirit in inspiring the choir and congregation to praise and worship our Lord Jesus Christ.

Forward resume and/or vitae to the Search Committee via email at [email protected]create new email.

Posted 10/13/2020

Minister of Music

Antioch Baptist Church | Taylorsville, NC

Antioch Baptist Church is prayerfully seeking a part-time Minister of Music. 

Please send resumes to [email protected]create new email or Antioch Baptist Church, Taylorsville, NC 28681

Posted 9/30/2020

Part-Time Music Director

West Hickory Baptist Church | Hickory, NC

West Hickory Baptist Church is a Southern Baptist Church of about 200 active members (average attendance 140-160) in the foothills of western North Carolina. We are seeking a part-time Music Director to lead us in worship for the glory of God and the edifying of the saints. The Music Director should be a born again follower of Jesus with a deep love for God and His people along with the ability to involve the whole congregation in worship through encouraging good congregational singing, the use of various instruments, choirs, ensembles, and soloists. We love hymns and choral music but are open to other musical forms based on the gifting and leading of the next Music Director.

If you are interested in this position, please mail your resume to:
West Hickory Baptist
40 12th St NW
Hickory, NC 28601 Attn: Music Director Search

Or email resume to: [email protected]create new email

Posted 9/30/2020

Part-Time Worship Leader /Minister of Music

Sandy Plains Baptist Church | Gastonia, NC

Sandy Plains Baptist Church Gastonia is in search of a Part Time Worship Leader/Minister of Music.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Lead medium sized congregation in a main Sunday AM worship and a smaller Wednesday PM short service.
  • Prayerfully prepare worship set songs to seasonal themes.
  • We’re seeking a blended worship setting, some contemporary style and some traditional (modern hymns).
  • Oversee a few instrumentalists/Praise Band
  • Lead a small/medium sized choir or praise team in its practice and singing.
  • Work with A/V team for worship set up as needed.
  • Plan a Christmas special music emphasis.
  • Required: Born again Christian, someone who wants to walk with Jesus.
  • Preferred: May lead with acoustic guitar, but not required.
  • Required: Self-starter, driven to do a great job, a passion for worship.
  • Required: Ability to sing well enough to lead in worship properly.

Please email resume’s to:  [email protected]create new email

Posted 6/9/2020

Part-Time Pianist

Lily Memorial Baptist Church | Shelby, NC

Lily Memorial Baptist Church is in need of a part-time pianist. We are a small traditional church located in the southern part of Cleveland County approximately 9-10 miles from Boiling Springs, NC. Our regular services are Morning worship 11:00 a.m. Sunday choir 4:30 p.m. Sunday afternoon, Evening Worship 6:00 p.m. and Prayer Meeting Wednesday night at 6:00.

If interested. Please send a resume to:
Lily Memorial Baptist Church, attention Personnel Committee
406 Whitener St.
Shelby, NC 28152

Posted 6/8/2020

Part-Time Worship Leader

Providence Baptist Church | Gaffney, SC

Providence Baptist Church in Gaffney, South Carolina is seeking a part-time Worship Leader.  Responsibilities include leading and rehearsing adult and childrens choir, praise and worship team with blended style worship services.

Please email resumes to:
Providence Baptist Church
P. O. Box 538
Gaffney, S. C.  29342 
or email to [email protected]create new email


Posted 3/20/2020

Part-Time Worship Leader

Oakdale Baptist Church | Statesville, NC

Oakdale Baptist Church, Statesville, NC is currently seeking a Part-Time Worship Leader. Experience preferred in conducting/leading traditional and contemporary worship. 

Principal Function:

The Worship Leader is responsible for leading The Church in a program of worship, nurture, and outreach through music ministry.  The Worship Leader will also assist in pastoral ministries.  The Worship Leader will direct the Audio/Visual Team, and volunteers who will assist in the duties of the Worship Leader.  Take an active role in all Church-wide activities.

Salary depending on experience starting at $12,000. Visit us at Email resumes to: [email protected]create new email 

Posted 2/21/2020

Minister/Director of Music and Education

Nashville Baptist Church | Nashville, NC

Nashville Baptist Church (NBC), Nashville, NC is seeking a Minister/Director of Music and Education to provide leadership in our music and educational ministries. Preference will be given to candidates with educational training in each of the areas, and a seminary degree is preferred but not required.  NBC operates under a Team Ministry Model and the candidate will work closely with several teams in key areas.  Further information is available upon request and resumes may be submitted to [email protected]create new email

Updated  1/31/2020

Part-Time Music Director

Pleasant Grove Baptist Church | Shelby, NC

We are looking for a person that loves music and loves sharing that music with others.  Traditionally our church has been used to a more ‘traditional style’ of music.  We have a great organ/pianist as part of our church and we are looking for someone to take us to the next step by providing some direction.  We are open to the possibility of changing our music some to update/upgrade as needed.  This could be a great opportunity for a young person looking to gain some experience and share their love for Christ through music.  

Any interested candidates can email [email protected]create new email or they can call our Head Deacon Larry Black @ 704-476-5332

Posted 1/17/2020

Minister of Education and Music

Little River Baptist Church | Penrose, NC

Little River Baptist Church of Penrose, NC seeks a Minister of Education and Music.  This is a full-time position with a salary range of 36-40000 commensurate with training, skills and ability.  The position requires a person with an active commitment of faith in Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior, and a desire to serve Christ in and through the Church.

This person will be a strong communicator with skills in administration and technology.  The individual will be expected to work with the church body in providing training and coordination of church ministries. He will have a strong theological foundation that will enable him not only to participate in selection of education and programming materials but also to provide support and guidance in designated ministry areas.

This person will also have a command and knowledge of music and worship leadership.  He will be expected to develop and enhance worship by engaging the congregation in authentic expressions of praise.  A comprehensive understanding of music with skills in both vocal and instrumental elements is preferred. 

Resumes and cover letters should be sent to Little River Baptist Church at  [email protected]create new email.

Posted 1/10/2020