First Baptist Church of Hayden, Alabama is seeking a full-time Worship Pastor/Minister of Music.  Hayden is a growing community in west Blount County located 25 minutes north of Birmingham and 25 minutes south of Cullman.    

This man shall be one who has experienced a definite call of God to lead the music ministry.  This man shall be a mature and growing follower of Jesus Christ. 

Resumes may be submitted to office@fbchayden.com.  or by mailing to First Baptist Church Hayden, P. O. Box 280, Hayden, Alabama 35079.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience in worship leadership required

  • Undergraduate degree preferred (experience considered)

  • Ability to read music

  • Quality singing voice

  • Proficient in other instruments, preferably piano or guitar

  • Competent and comfortable with both traditional and contemporary styles of worship

  • Knowledgeable in audio/ technology

  • Strong people and organizational skills

DUTIES

  • Serve as a member of the Church Council

  • Direct the music program of the church

  • Select or supervise the selection of the music portion of the worship service in cooperation with the Pastor in making the total service effective

  • Lead the choir and/or praise team in regular services, weekly practice meetings and special services for Christmas, Easter, Revival services, or other special events in the church

  • Supervise the pianist and other instrumentalists as needed to enhance the music ministry of the church

  • Serve as the Chairman of the Audio/Technology committee, and supervise the Audio/Technology personnel

  • Seek to develop and train members of the church in the area of church music

  • Cooperate with the church Nominating Committee to enlist and train leaders for the church music ministry

  • Maintain the music library, materials, supplies, musical instruments and other equipment.

  • Keep informed on music methods, materials, promotions and administration

  • Prepare an annual music budget for approval; administer the approved budget

  • Plan, organize and promote any special activities that might enhance the experience in a musical group as appropriate to the abilities and needs of the group, such as music camps, fellowship outings, tours, etc.

  • Arrange music for weddings or funerals when requested

  • Cooperate with association and state leaders in promoting activities of mutual interest

  • Perform other tasks as assigned by the Pastor

  • Fulfill the job description duties and responsibilities as outlined by the Personnel Committee