Associate Pastor of Worship
Direct Supervisor: Senior Pastor
Job Title: Associate Pastor of Worship
Job Type: Part-time
The position of Associate Pastor of Worship at First Baptist
Church Cantonment (FBCC) exists to support the overall ministry of FBCC in the
worship of God, through music. The
Associate Pastor of Worship will be a spiritual leader who will lead the
congregation, choir, praise team and band to use their voices and instruments
to worship God. The Associate Pastor of
Worship is responsible to the Senior Pastor.
General personnel policies and guidelines that also apply are contained
in the FBCC Personnel Policy and Procedures Manual.
clear testimony of faith in Jesus Christ and a vital, growing personal
relationship with Him.
- A belief
that the Bible is the inerrant Word of God
agreement with the 2000 Baptist Faith and Message.
the membership of First Baptist Church Cantonment and agree to uphold our
church’s covenant and statement of faith.
to moral purity.
God ordained priorities in life outing Jesus Christ first, your spouse second,
your children third, and the ministry fourth.
to the mission, vision, and worship philosophy of FBCC.
to positive relationships and communication with the Senior Pastor and other
ministry staff leaders and secretarial staff.
to positive relationships with deacons, church lay leadership, and general
in leading blended congregational worship.
in choral, vocal, and instrumental direction.
to read music.
coordinate, communicate, implement, and evaluate total worship and Music
- A team
player with a positive attitude.
for Sunday morning and Wednesday evening services
for Choir and band practice.
the budget of the entire Worship and Music Ministry.
with Media and audio leader in the use of technology in worship and in the use
of sound, lighting, computers, Pro Presenter, Power Point, and video
to incorporate other art forms as needed.
the necessary teams to carry out the worship.
the corporate worship services of FBCC in consultation with the Senior Pastor
and do so with prayer, conceptual forethought, theological accuracy, and
that all the musical and technical aspects of the service advance the theme for
music library, materials, supplies, musical instruments and other sound
song and choral selection, media preparation and presentation, sound and
lighting enhancements, and coordination of all instrumentalists, vocalists, and
the worship ministry schedule and orders of worship to the church Secretary for
promotion (digital/print media).
all weekly activities and rehearsals necessary to facilitate worship in services.
pastoral care for the worship teams and choirs.
our worship teams and choirs to worship training provided by other ministries,
books, and conferences.
major seasonal and/or outreach musicals/dramas when time allows.
- As a
part-time position, we understand our Worship Pastor will have another job he
works alongside this one, and so the position is flexible and more about
meeting the needs of the church family than “putting in the time.”
Pastor of Worship is not expected to conduct funerals or wedding services that
conflict with his work schedule. Any
compensation for these services will be between the Worship Pastor and the
family making the request
duties as assigned by the Senior Pastor.
Worship Pastor will be responsible for his own supply when he is out for any