Music Pastor

Date Posted: June 18, 2022
Hours Per Week: 40
Faith Baptist Church
Winter Haven, FL, USA
Job Type: Music or Worship Director
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Faith Baptist Church (Winter Haven, FL) – Music Pastor

The Big Picture

Faith Baptist Church (faithbaptistwh.org) is seeking a Music Pastor to coordinate, lead, and develop the music ministries of Faith Baptist Church.

The Candidate

Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  1. Direct the planning, coordination, operation, and evaluation of a comprehensive music ministry.
  2. Coordinate the church music ministry calendar, planning aspects of the congregational services of the church, specifically, being responsible for the selection of the music.
  3. Direct congregational singing and music groups (be they choirs, specials-either vocals or instrumentals, instrumental ensembles, or music teams) providing multiple styles and opportunities for a variety of ages.
  4. Assist with the music needs of weddings and funerals to be held in the church, be available to help arrange and provide music for special projects, events, ministries and other church-related activities.
  5. Be responsible for enlisting and training leaders and volunteers within the music ministry (and supervise the work of all volunteers and staff within the music ministry).
  6. Coordinate the rehearsal times and performance schedules of all music groups and individuals in the functions of the church.
  7. Supervise the maintenance of and additions to the music library and equipment; providing music materials, supplies, instruments, and other equipment for use in the church’s program.
  8. In consultation with the Finance Committee Chairperson and the Lead Pastor, prepare an annual budget to be recommended to the Finance Committee (in October).
    • Oversee all aspects of the music budget.
  9. Perform all other duties as assigned by the Lead Pastor.

The Qualifications

  • Spiritual Life:

    • Exhibits a personal growing relationship with God, a teachable spirit, and healthy relationships congruent with biblical mandates for spiritual leaders (1 Timothy 3:1-7; Titus 1:5-10). Exhibits a love for God’s Word and God’s people.

  • Teaching and Leadership Ability:
    • Has the ability to apply biblical truths and direct and lead musical groups.
  • Education/Experience/Skills:
    • Possesses a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in a related field and has experience in leading in music ministry. Demonstrates the ability to lead music while playing an instrument (especially keyboard or guitar).
  • Computer Skills:
    • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Gmail, Google Calendar, Google Docs, ProPresenter, Planning Center, and social media platforms will be necessary.


$50,000-$70,000 plus benefits (depending on experience).

How To Apply

The Process 

Please look over the job description and the church website. Along with your resume please answer these three questions:

  • Why do you believe that you might be a good fit as the Music Pastor at Faith Baptist Church?
  • Describe your experiences in ministry and how you may be qualified to serve as the Music Pastor of Faith Baptist Church?
  • In just a few sentences please give a summary of your theology and how that is in line with the doctrinal statement of Faith Baptist Church?

Please send your resume, a worship link, and the answers to these questions to [email protected].