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. 

  • Blue Springs Baptist Church is looking for a new Director of Children's Ministry. Click here for more info. Resumes should be submitted to Jared Norris at (Fall 2021)

  • Calvary Baptist Church is looking for a Student Ministries Pastor. This position is to provide ministry and outreach to middle and high school students and their families. Calvary is a medium-sized contemporary Baptist church in Knoxville, TN near the University of Tennessee campus. This is a full-time position. Please email questions and/or resumes to:

  • Central Baptist Church of Oak Ridge is looking for a Media/Tech Director with broadcast video experience. This part-time position will work under the leadership of the Associate Pastor of Worship and Media Arts to oversee and implement video capture and video broadcast of the Sunday worship services and events on our campus. This position will assist in the development of the use of distributed video/tech platforms to communicate the Gospel inside and outside the walls of Central Baptist Church. This includes leading and developing volunteer video staff and overseeing and managing the expectations of this team and systems. Please email for more info.

  • Mount Harmony Baptist Church in Knoxville, Tennessee, is seeking to hire a full-time Worship Pastor to join our team and to lead a ministry that includes praise teams, band, modern choir, multimedia, and various other music programs. The primary purpose of the Worship Ministry at MHBC is to engage people with the Gospel of Jesus Christ through meaningful, biblically accurate, Holy Spirit-led worship. For more information please visit our website and search for the document "MHBC Worship Pastor Search." Please send questions and resumes to

  • First Baptist Powell and First Baptist Academy is looking for a FBP Communications Director to facilitate and manage all communications through various channels (website, social media, print media). They will be extremely proactive in working with all ministry and academy leaders in promoting their events and activities well in advance and with excellence. They will manage the church and academy websites and social media accounts. They will develop creative graphical content for digital and print media. They will lead in all internal communication to church and academy families and external promotion to the community. If interested, please send a resume to

  • Northview Church in Kodak is seeking a part-time student pastor/director to serve the students in our community. This position will primarily work with middle and high school students. If you are interested or would like more information please email your resume or questions to

  • Bell’s Campground Baptist Church in Powell, Tenn. seeks bi-vocational worship leader to stir the affections of members and guests to exalt God and to oversee its music program and supporting technical ministries. Duties, qualifications, and compensation details are at Please send resumes to before September 30, 2021.

  • Batley Baptist Church in Clinton is prayerfully searching for our next Senior Pastor.This position is bivocational, but has the potential to become full-time    Our church has beautiful and spacious facilities that includes an auditorium that seats over 400 people and a Family life center.  We are looking for a Pastor that will boldly preach God’s Word and is  passionate about reaching the lost and that will lead our church in reaching the lost.  Batley is located at 670 Batley Road Clinton TN.  Our website is  Please email all resumes to   

  • Sharon Baptist Church is searching for a Ministry Assistant to join our team. This position could be part-time or full-time (28-40 hours per week) based on the candidate’s availability. Normal responsibilities will include managing the church member software, general receptionist work, and other office management duties. These duties will be scaled properly based on whether the Ministry Assistant is part-time or full-time. Applicants can send their resumes to (July 2021)

  • Buffat Heights Baptist Church is seeking a part-time student minister to serve the students of our church and community. Please send resumes to (July 2021)

  • Ridgedale Baptist Church is looking for a full-time Children's Minister and a PDO Director. For more information on these jobs, please contact Chris Cate at (July 2021)

  • UTK Baptist Collegiate Ministries (BCM) is looking for a part-time Administrative Assistant. For more information on this job, please click here.  (July 2021)

  • Notchey Creek Baptist Church in Madisonville, TN is prayerfully seeking a full-time senior pastor. Ideal candidates will be Biblically qualified and have 5 or more years experience in pastoral leadership. Seminary degree is preferred but not required. Interested parties should submit an email or resume to (July 2021)

  • Grace Baptist Church Seymour is seeking a bi-vocational minister of music. You do not have to have a degree but must be knowledgeable in music. This is a paid position. Call 865-573-8916 to leave message or call 865-609-8336 if interested. (Spring 2021)

  •  John Sevier Baptist Church is seeing a keyboard/pianist for Wednesday night choir rehearsal and Sunday morning worship. We are seeking someone who proficiently reads music as well as reads chords. We are a very loving community church.  We are wanting to move to a more blended service. This is a paid position. Contact Chris Alley at 865-660-3891 or if you are interested. (Spring 2021)

  • Valley Grove Baptist Church is seeking a Receptionist with some Administrative Assistant duties to perform a wide variety of clerical work in support of Valley Grove Baptist Church and the Senior Pastor.  This is a part time, hourly position offering approximately 20 hours per week. Any application or interest should be directed to our Senior Pastor Keith Vaughan at 9000 Sevierville Pike, Knoxville, TN 37920, email, and phone (865) 577-6620. (Spring 2021)

  • First Baptist Church Clinton is searching for a part-time praise team/contemporary worship service leader. Additional information about the church may be found on their website, Facebook page and YouTube channel. Interested persons should email resume or letter of interest to Danny Chisholm at (Spring 2021)

  • Part-time Minister of Music - Clear Springs Baptist Church located at 3709 Clear Springs Road, Mascot, TN  37806 is seeking a part-time Minister of Music.  Our church is serious about providing meaningful opportunities to worship, reaching people for Christ and discipling believers to maturity in Christ.  We utilize a blended worship style which incorporates a Worship Choir, Praise Ensemble and Praise Band.  This position will provide leadership to the complete Music Ministry of the church.  If you are interested, please submit your resume at (Spring 2021)

  • 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!

  • 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!

  • 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

  • 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 

  • 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,  

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