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Position Openings

Last updated August 2019

Music Intern/Pianist (part-time)

September 1, 2019 – June 1, 2020

 Buechel Park Baptist Church, Louisville, Kentucky (added July 2019)

Buechel Park Baptist Church in Louisville, Kentucky, is seeking a part-time (15-20 hours a week) Music Intern/Pianist.  The Music Intern/Pianist will have the opportunity to explore music ministry within the context of the local church. This program will engage in contextual practice and opportunities to explore their unique calling and vocational goals in music leadership by means of worship, and congregational leadership. The internship will begin September 1 and end June 1. The Music Intern/Pianist is a will serve as the pianist for Sunday worship services, assist the Minister of Music, church staff and congregation in weekly worship services, children’s music programs and adult music programs. 

Buechel Park requirements for the position are: a Christian, committed to Christ and the church as the Body of Christ, who reflects an authentic commitment to Christ; a respect and appreciation for the Baptist expression of faith, although this individual does not need to be Baptist; an ability to work and serve well with others; an ability to manage time, complete assignments, and initiate new ideas and tasks; a willingness to ask questions, seek leadership, take risks and learn; an individual who senses a call to ministry and desires a place to follow and explore calling.

His/Her duties and responsibilities will be to: meet with worship staff at 9:00 a.m. on Sunday mornings; assist in the maintaining and development of children’s music programs; be available for all special services such as Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, etc.; meet regularly with the worship planning team; provide service music for each service on a rotating basis with organist scheduled by Music Director; participate in choral and instrumental groups; be able to play hymns for the congregation.; notify Senior Pastor or other events that require you to not be available.

To apply for this position, send your resume to



Highland Baptist Church, Louisville, Kentucky (added July 2019)

Highland Baptist Church, Louisville, Kentucky, is seeking a full time Pastor to join our vibrant team of ministers who are leading our progressive, growing congregation into the next chapter of our ministry. HBC is an inclusive and welcoming community of faith and is affiliated with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship and the Alliance of Baptists. The successful candidate will have a Masters of Divinity or beyond, experience in a multi-staff ministerial context and be able to give evidence of successful ministerial leadership.

Submit a cover letter, resume, and philosophy of ministry via email to: by September 1, 2019.

Ministerial and Congregational Profiles can be found here: and For more information, contact Bob Cunningham, .

Pastor (full-time)

Eminence Baptist Church, Eminence, Kentucky (added July 2019)

Eminence Baptist Church, a Cooperative Baptist Fellowship-affiliated church in Eminence, Kentucky, is prayerfully seeking a full-time pastor to lead a multigenerational congregation. Eminence, KY provides a picturesque rural setting while being conveniently close to Louisville, Frankfort and Lexington, KY. With an average worship attendance of 100, Eminence Baptist is a missions-oriented congregation that is called to minister at the local and global levels. Candidates should hold a master's or doctoral degree from an accredited seminary or divinity school or equivalent pastoral ministry. It is highly desirable that candidates have at least 5-10 years of purpose-filled and reflective ministry experience. Details of the position can be found at Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and a resume (including at least three references). The cover letter should highlight any aspects of the candidate’s spiritual journey and ministerial calling that especially relate to the desired roles as outlined on our web page. You may also view our Facebook page at Eminence Baptist Church. Please submit materials to: Lynn Wilson (Pastor Search Committee Secretary) at no later than August 15, 2019.

Director of Operations (Full-time)

Broadway Baptist Church, Louisville, Kentucky (added July 2019) 

Broadway Baptist Church in Louisville, Kentucky, is a Cooperative Baptist Fellowship church searching for a Director of Operations. This person would oversee the daily operations of the church with regards to finances, facilities, and office administration. An ideal candidate would have a minimum of 5 years of supervisory experience, a strong financial background, building oversight experience, and a college degree. This person would demonstrate excellent skills in interpersonal relationships and leadership with staff and volunteers, verbal and written communication, mathematics and record-keeping, and a general fluency with technology, computers, and office software. The position would serve alongside the four-member Pastoral Team, report to the Pastor and Deacons, and supervise four direct reports. This is a full-time position offering benefits and a salary range of $65,000 to $70,000 based on experience and expertise. Please submit resumes to Scott Kimbell at

Associate Minister for Missions and Spiritual Formations (full-time)

 Oakland Baptist Church, Rock Hill, South Carolina (added July 2019)

Oakland Baptist Church, a theologically moderate church located in Rock Hill, SC, is seeking an Associate Minister for Missions and Spiritual Formations. Our church offers two distinct weekly worship experiences, a variety of opportunities for spiritual growth, mission and ministry project opportunities, an expansive music program, and focused ministries for children, youth, and adults.  In particular, our church provides regular opportunities for Bible study and other forms of Christian education, public worship, service, and fellowship. We are an inclusive and open fellowship, seeking to love all people by being the hands and feet of Christ in our community and around the world.

The Associate Minister for Missions and Spiritual Formations will, first and foremost, be a devoted follower of Christ. Our candidate will hold a divinity degree. We prefer that our candidate has experience as a church educational leader and a passion to share the Gospel by leading the church in missional activities and programs.

In addition, we hope to fill this position with someone who possesses a variety of gifts. Our Search Committee is interested in any and all areas of expertise (e.g. preaching, facility management, teaching, program development, technology, music, art, community involvement, administration, counseling, visitation, etc.) and encourages the candidate to list these areas and expound upon them in her or his résumé.

 The community that we serve is Rock Hill, SC, located twenty-five miles south of Charlotte. It is a growing community of 75,000 residents and offers many outdoor recreational activities as well as numerous cultural opportunities. Rock Hill is home to Winthrop University, a public, coeducational institute of higher learning of over 6000 students.

Visit for more specific information regarding requirements for and a description of duties for this position. Interested individuals should submit a cover letter and résumé, including references, to the Associate Minister for Missions and Spiritual Formations Search Committee at:

Applications/Submissions are due by August 31, 2019.

Minister of Worship and the Arts (full-time)

Central Bearden, Knoxville, Tennessee (added July 2019)

Central Bearden, located in Knoxville, Tennessee, is a Christ-centered, Community-focused congregation seeking a full-time Minister of Worship and the Arts to join us on our mission. Our music and worship reflects that we are multi-generational, dually aligned with the SBC and CBF and working to change our city.

The Associate Pastor for Worship and the Arts shall be responsible for providing leadership in planning, conducting, and evaluating a comprehensive program, involving participants of all ages and skill levels, to maximize the effectiveness and excellence of the worship experiences at Central Bearden through the creative use of music and the arts in alignment with the vision, mission and ministry of this congregation.

For a better glimpse into Central Bearden and for a full job description, please visit us online at

Applicants should have a minimum of 5 years experience. Seminary degree preferred. Please send resume to

Minister to Youth (part-time)

Lexington Avenue Baptist, Danville (added December 2018)

Lexington Avenue Baptist Church in Danville is seeking a part-time Minister to Youth. For a full description of the position and instructions for resume submission, please visit the LABC website at this link:

Worship Leader (part-time)

Midway Baptist Church, Midway, Kentucky (added August, 2018)

Midway Baptist Church of Midway, Kentucky is looking for a part-time Worship Leader.  The responsibilities will include: planning and leading our weekly Sunday 8:30am traditional worship service; choosing and leading congregational hymns and songs that engage the congregation and support the reading and preaching of God’s Word; planning and leading our weekly Sunday 10:45am contemporary worship service; choosing contemporary Christian worship songs that engage the congregation and support the reading and preaching of God’s Word, assisting in planning, implementing and leading worship for special events outside of Sunday morning worship services; leading weekly rehearsals during our Sunday school hour (9:45am); modeling and leading heartfelt worship in an invitational style – that draws people in, encourages participation, and points people to Jesus; and, recruiting, auditioning, teaching, and training musicians in the church to serve on our Praise Band. This individual will schedule musicians and singers using the Planning Center software. 

This individual is expected to: be gifted in leading congregational worship, possess leadership and organizational skills, and be a team player. This individual does not have to lead a choir. The ability to lead with guitar or other instrument is a plus, but not required. This individual will report to the Senior Pastor and work with the Associate Pastor and Ministry Assistant in worship planning.

Please send your resume and any links to video of your singing or leading to

Associate Pastor of Youth (full-time)

First Baptist Church, Corbin, Kentucky (added June, 2018)

First Baptist Church of Corbin, KY is seeking a full time Associate Pastor to Youth. The Associate Pastor to Youth is a full-time position with benefits. The ideal candidate will demonstrate the following qualities: excellent communication skills, proficiency in planning, community orientation, organization, focus on relational ministry, and spiritual maturity. The Associate Pastor to Youth will report to the senior pastor and work alongside the Mnister of Worship to provide spiritual leadership to a growing community of faith. A seminary degree and experience in youth ministry is preferred.

Application materials should be sent to


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