Pastor and Staff Search Committee Resources

If you are part of a Pastor Search Committee, see below for resources that could help with your search. If you would like a list of current resumes that the Association has on file, please email to be granted access to that list. 

Available Pastor and Staff Positions

Churches in the Knox County Association of Baptists are seeking the following positions.
If your church has a job opening that you would like to have posted here, please email Click on the link below to find the full list of Churches without a Pastor. 

  • Campbell County Baptist Association Administrative Assistant: Click here for full description.

  • KARM (Knox Area Rescue Missions) Frontline Team Member: Click here for full description. Contact for more information!

  • Part-time Worship Leader -- Thorn Grove Baptist Church in Strawberry Plains,  Candidate must be willing to commit to an average of 12-15 hours a week. The church has a blended style of worship with a praise team and choir. We are looking for an individual who loves the Lord, is passionate about worship, is knowledgeable and gifted in music, and has good rapport with the congregation. The primary responsibility of the Worship Leader is to develop the order of the service, conduct praise team and choir rehearsal, and lead the congregation in the Sunday morning worship service. If you are interested, please submit you resume to 

  • Bi-vocational Student/Children's Minister - Glenwood Baptist Church of Powell - Glenwood Baptist is seeking a bi-vocational Student/Children's Minister/Director. The position is responsible for leading and directing the student ministry at Glenwood Baptist. Responsibilities include creating a fun and safe environment to help students cultivate a relationship with the Lord. If you would like more information or to apply for the position, please contact Pastor Ryan -

  • KARM (Knox Area Rescue Missions) Berea Team Member: Click here for full description. Contact for more information!

  • Full-Time Youth Pastor - Fountain City Church: Please send resumes to

  • Part-Time Worship Leader, Norwood Baptist Church - Norwood Baptist Church is seeking a part-time Worship Leader.  We love to sing fresh and gospel-centered songs to our Lord (much like Sovereign Grace and Getty's music) and are committed to the great hymns of the faith. Norwood is currently a campus of First Baptist, Powell, and are anticipating soon becoming an autonomous church once again. If you are interested in the position, please contact Mike Petty at mpetty@fbcpowell,org or his cell 865-300-4436

  • Children's Director - Ridgeview Baptist Church, Knoxville - The church is seeking a part-time Children’s Director.  The position is responsible for leadership and oversight of all Ridge Kids’ activities (birth – 5th grade).  Responsibilities are to create a fun, safe, and effective learning environment for children to be introduced to the basics of a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.  Also, learn the Bible and know they are loved and valued and where parents are welcomed and encouraged.  For more information contact Rev. David McGill at

  • Pianist - Lincoln Park Baptist Church - The church is seeking a part time Accompanist for Sunday morning and Wednesday Choir Practice.  Resume’s may be submitted by mail to 830 Chicamauga Ave. Knoxville 37917 or by email

  • Choir Director - Lincoln Park Baptist Church - We are seeking a part time Choir Director.  Resume’s may be submitted by mail to Lincoln Park Baptist Church 830 Chicamauga Ave. Knoxville 37917 or by email

  • Part-Time Administrative Assistant - Lincoln Park Baptist Church - A knowledge of ACS and Microsoft Office programs is helpful. Ability to manage online social media platforms such as Facebook, and Website management is also desired. Resume’s may be submitted by mail to Lincoln Park Baptist Church 830 Chicamauga Ave. Knoxville 37917 or by email

  • Full-Time Children's Minister - First Baptist Church Madisonville - This position is for a full-time Children's Pastor who will create a comprehensive ministry strategy for the spiritual growth of children from birth through 6th grade. For more information, please email or to submit your resume. 

  • Part-Time Worship Leader- Center Faith Church -The primary description of this position is to lead a Praise team for our Sunday Morning worship, Wednesday night and special events. We do a blended type of music and desire to stay up to date on current praise songs. We do have a talented praise team that needs a talented leader. The leader must also be advanced in their walk with Lord and live a life of integrity on and off the stage. Please send resume to:Center Faith Church 7003 Wright Road, Knoxville, Tennessee 37931

  • Bi-Vocational Youth Pastor – Roseberry Baptist Church –  2920 Roseberry Road, Mascot, TN 37806 –As our church is starting back with new worship, we are seeking a Part-time Youth Pastor to lead the Middle & High School ministry.  Applicants should demonstrate a hunger for more of God and have a passion to lead the youth of our church and community into that same hunger. The overall objective of the Youth Pastor is to make Christ-like disciples of our youth, to encourage a deeper relationship with Christ, and to help equip them to serve Christ through missions.  Please submit resume along with a video to

  • Organist/Choir Accompanist -- Part Time First Baptist Church Oak Ridge, Tennessee is searching for an organist and choir accompanist.  Worship obligations: Primarily Sunday mornings. Rehearsals: Wednesday evenings. Our worship services include hymns and prelude, offertory, postlude. Seasonal musical celebrations are a part of our ministry, usually in the form of cantatas. A variety of styles well-played is welcome. Our 24 rank, two-manual Schantz organ is used extensively in every service. Music at First Baptist is a ministry. The music itself is a worship offering and a devotional vehicle. An attitude of service and fellowship through faith is an essential in all who share in this ministry. We sing about 45 anthems a year, plus the cantatas. Salary will be competitive and commiserate with experience and ability.  For more information or to submit a resume, contact: Rev. Tim Bounds 1101 Oak Ridge Turnpike Oak Ridge, TN 37830 (865)483-4615 [Updated February 2020]

  • Part-time Ministry Assistant -- West Lonsdale Baptist Church - We are seeking a part-time ministry assistant to work 20 hours per week, Monday thru Friday. This position will manage the financial and communication aspects of the overall ministry of the church. This person must be proficient in Quickbooks (or a comparable financial software application) and Microsoft Office programs. Ability to manage online social media platforms (i.e. Facebook, Website management) is also desired. For a complete job description, please contact Jeff Johnson at or by calling the church office at (865) 523-5975. [Updated January 2020]

  • Family-Discipleship Pastor -- Mount Olive Baptist, south. 2500 Maryville Pk, Knoxville TN 37920. This is a full-time job responsible for overseeing all family ministry and discipleship activities of the church.  For a full job description, contact the church at 865-577-5559.    [Updated December 2019]

  • Part-time Ministry Assistant -- Salem Baptist Church- We are seeking a part-time ministry assistant to work a maximum of 20 hours per week, Monday – Friday. This individual must be able to work independently using a high degree of initiative, creativity, and wisdom in developing and executing his/her tasks.  The position requires a person that has strong verbal and written communication skills, is detailed oriented, organized and able to balance multiple tasks.  This person must be proficiency in Microsoft Office programs and the ability to learn and efficiently function in the church’s database management system.  This is an essential part of this person’s role.  
    To review full job description and submit your resume go to ->  [Updated December 2019]

  • Part-time Youth Minister -- Belmont Heights Baptist Church   The church is located at 2510 Belmont Heights Ave. 37921  For more information or to apply for the position, please contact Pastor Gene Wood 865-748-5325,   [Updated December 2019]

JobCenter Resources

Click here to download the Birmingham Metro Baptist Association Pastor Search Committee Workbook. This is an incredibly detailed workbook that could be a helpful resource for you.

The BMBA also has some helpful articles regarding resume help that you can find here


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