Associate Pastor of Worship and Music Position


Wassamassaw Baptist Church is seeking a full-time Assistant Pastor with the primary focus being in Worship and Music leadership.  Please read the below Profile to review the full description of role and responsibilities.  If interested, please email your resume and cover letter to

Position Overview

 Lead worship and promote musical support for worship services and special events for Wassamassaw Baptist Church.  Assist the Pastor with other pastoral duties as assigned. Primary focus is Worship and Music leadership.


Skills Needed

  • Experience in Worship leadership in blended worship setting (traditional hymns and contemporary praise songs)
  • Team player with excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong in teaching and coaching church musicians
  • Multigenerational leader with outstanding management skills



  • Provide leadership for the overall music ministry
  • Plan and lead worship, including special music and other worship events
  • Facilitate weekly musician, choir, and praise team rehearsals
  • Assist the Pastor in planning the Sunday services of the church and be responsible for a blended music plan to reflect the vision of the church
  • Prepare an annual church music budget proposal to the Finance Committee
  • Work with the Multi-Media Team in planning worship service details.
  • Assist the Pastor in planning a yearly calendar of worship services and events
  • Develop a comprehensive music and worship education program for all ages
  • Assist the Pastor in all pastoral and ministerial duties
  • Assist the Pastor to design a spiritual development process for church membership
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Pastor


Experience/ Requirements

  • College or Seminary Degree preferred
  • Three years’ experience leading worship in blended worship setting in a small to midsize church preferred
  • Experience preaching in front of a congregation preferred
  • Adheres to the Baptist Faith and Message 2000
  • Full support of the Southern Baptist Convention and the Cooperative Program
  • Ordained Southern Baptist Minister or pursuing ordination