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. 

  • Beech Grove Baptist Church in Louisville, TN is searching for an office administrator. Click here for full description. Resumes can be emailed  to 

  • Ridgedale Baptist Church is looking for a part-time Student Minister. For more information on these jobs, please contact Dawn Robbins at dawnrobbins@ridgedale.or

  • Beaverdale Baptist Church is seeking applicants who are interested in a part-time bi-vocational ministry or internship opportunity. This position will provide ministry and discipleship training to youth in middle and high school while also growing the new youth program. For a full description, click here. 

  • Rocky Hill Baptist Church is looking for a part-time Music Minister who will lead us in worship. Our blended worship service incorporates modern hymns, worship songs, traditional hymns, and older praise choruses. We are looking for someone with a desire to minister to this congregation through worship leading, prayer, and scripture reading. Please contact Pastor Scott Whaley (865)691-7685

  • Parkway Baptist Church in West Knoxville is prayerfully seeking a part time minister of music who is spiritual, relational, and musical—in that order. Requiring approximately 10 hours weekly, this paid opportunity could complement existing employment or a college student’s schedule. Parkway is blessed with people who love each other, and we look forward to loving and supporting our new
    staff member. Enjoying a blend of contemporary favorites and hymns in our service, we attest that singing His praise is an integral part of the heart of worship! Now we need the person of God’s choosing to lead us. For more information or to make inquiries
    email Pastor Lindy Apon:

  • Glenwood, Powell is searching for an enthusiastic minister of music/worship leader for Sunday morning and Wednesday evening services. Send resumes to:

  • Grace Baptist Church has a full time staff opening for our Prayer & Care/ Legacy Administrative Assistant position. This position is responsible for providing clerical support and assistance to the Pastor of Prayer and Care/Legacy at Grace Baptist Church. To apply and find more information, visit

  • Roseberry Baptist Church is 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 

  • Clark Street Baptist Church, Johnson City, is seeking a full time pastor.  Please send resumes to

  • John Sevier Baptist Church is a small community church that has a big heart for missions. As we begin to be more intentional in praying for and reaching our local mission field, God is being faithful to provide the harvest. We see the need to complement our ministry staff with a student minister/pastor. This position will be part time/bivocational. If you are interested in learning more about this position please email with a resume and any questions that you may have.

  • Robertsville Baptist Church in Oak Ridge, TN is seeking to fill the position of part-time Interim Worship Leader.  This person will be responsible for leading a blended worship experience on Sunday and Wednesday gatherings; leading the praise team, instrumentalists, and worship choir in gatherings and rehearsals; and working with the pastor to prepare and lead worship experiences.  A heart for worship and prayer will help this leader join us in becoming temples of praise and a house of prayer.  Please send resumes to or 251 Robertsville Rd., Oak Ridge, TN 37830.

  • Part-time Music Minister – City View Baptist is looking for a part-time Music Minister who can blend the old and new to help lead a multi-generational congregation to exalt the Lord and celebrate joyfully. Send your résumé with references and statement of faith to or to Music Minister Search Committee, City View Baptist Church, 2311 Fine Ave., Knoxville, TN 37917.

  • 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)

  • 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.

  • Immanuel Baptist Church is looking for a piano player on Sunday mornings. Contact George Hollander at

  • Lyons Creek Baptist Church is seeking a part-time children's worship leader. The Leader will serve with our Children’s Ministry Director to create and launch a worship service for children grades 1-3. It will be during our Sunday morning 10:30 worship hour and will model a typical worship service with music and teaching God’s Word. Contact Mark Williams, Lyons Creek Baptist Church- 865-933-2388 (office), 865-771-4864 (mobile) or (January 2022)

  • Graveston Baptist Church in Corryton, TN is seeking a part time youth minister to serve and minister to the students of our church and our community. These students are mainly middle and high school aged and have gatherings on Sunday mornings and Wednesday nights. If interested, please submit your resume to (Dec 2021)

  • Graveston Baptist Church in Corryton, TN is seeking a part time music minister to serve and lead our church in worship on Sunday mornings. We believe in the power of worship and reaching people to Christ through praise. We use a blended style of worship, singing both hymns and contemporary songs with the assistance of a pianist and guitarist. If interested, please submit your resume to (Dec 2021)

  • Thorn Grove Baptist Church in Strawberry Plains, Tennessee, is seeking a part time Accompanist/Pianist for Sunday morning and Wednesday Choir Practice.  No more than 6 hours weekly, and this is a paid position. Resume’s may be submitted by mail to
    10200 Thorn Grove Pike Strawberry Plains, TN or by email (Fall 2021)

  • 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 searching for a choir director and piano player.   Our church has beautiful and spacious facilities that includes an auditorium that seats over 400 people and a Family life center. Batley is located at 670 Batley Road Clinton TN.  Our website is  Please email for more information.  

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • 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 the office at -

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

  • 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 

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