Minister of Music

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Job Title: Music Minister 

Salary Classification: Part-time, Salary 

Candidates should send their information meeting the application requirements to “[email protected]

Job Requirements: 

  • A disciple of Jesus Christ committed to growing in their faith through prayer, Scripture study, and worship participation 
  • Be called and committed to serving the local church 
  • Education- Minimum bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in a music field 
  • Agree with the current Baptist Faith and Message 
  • Strong people and organizational skills 
  • Detail- oriented 
  • Must be a team player 
  • Ability to listen effectively and communicate clearly 
  • Demonstrate servant-leadership 
  • Teachable, conscientious, motivated, and a self-starter
  • Pass a background check and a financial credit check
  • Experience leading worship (congregation and worship team) 

Desired Skills/Experience: 

  • Knowledge of computer-based music platforms used by churches ❖ Read music 
  • Transpose music for all instrumentalists and vocalists as needed for services/teams 
  • Lead music teams 

Responsibilities/ Summary of Duties: 

  • Support the vision and mission of the church by working closely with staff and leaders to fulfill the church’s vision 
  • Organize, create, and supervise different worship ministry teams
  • Direct the planning, organizing, and evaluation of a comprehensive music ministry, to include praise team, audio/visual team, and possibly choir 
  • Plan, coordinate, and lead the worship service on Sunday mornings, along with the Senior Pastor 
  • Lead the congregational singing in a blended service that engages people in worship 
  • Provide support for the student-led Sunday evening services (assist with rehearsals, creating teams, mentor, participate in, ensure a/v needs are met, and any other as duties needed) 
  • Incorporate special music in morning worship services to include student ministry creative arts team as needed 
  • Be a resource for the children’s and pre-school choir 
  • Recruit and oversee the scheduling of volunteers within the music ministry (including student creative ministry teams, audio/visual, praise team, and children’s choirs) for services and special events 
  • Ensure the a/v team has what it needs for Sunday morning services or for other church related special services/events 
  • Be responsible for the music budget and follow the financial guidelines and procedures of the church 
  • Be responsible for the music budget and follow the financial guidelines and procedures of the church 
  • Help find a fill-in person (preferably within RHBC) when on vacation/sick 
  • Participate in Sunday school classes and/or Wednesday evening classes and church events whenever possible 
  • Stay up to date on current music/worship methods and materials, utilizing them where appropriate