First Baptist Church Brandon

Worship Pastor

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About First Baptist Church Brandon

Location: Brandon, FL
Denomination: Southern Baptist


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About the Church

First Baptist Church of Brandon exists to glorify God by reaching Brandon and the world for Jesus Christ. We believe the Great Commission (Acts 1:8; Matthew 28:18-20) and practice discipleship, worship, fellowship, evangelism, and mission.

About the Position

The role of the Worship Pastor is to oversee all elements of worship as it relates to music and technology (audio/visual). This position is responsible for developing, maintaining, and growing a comprehensive music program that will lead First Baptist Church of Brandon (FBC) in worship.

Job Responsibilities & Duties

  • This is a full time positions including 32 office hours per week, Sunday mornings, Wednesday evenings, special events, and availability on Sunday evenings
  • Have competency in FBC Ministry Cycle: planning, recruiting, communicating, training, promoting, executing, follow-up, assimilating, celebrating, and evaluating
  • Embody the spirit and biblical example of servanthood
  • Recruit, equip, empower, organize, and oversee volunteers
  • Responsible for planning, organizing, and leading all aspects of the musical worship service, including special events and programs
  • Responsible for management of the music staff including paid and volunteers, instrumentalists, and lay leadership
  • Oversee all age group choirs and orchestra ministries through pastoring, leading, and discipling
  • Work with the Senior Pastor to plan worship services and lead the congregational singing for all services
  • Responsible for the oversight of the audio/visual ministry team and developing plans to further the creative use of technology during corporate worship services and special events
  • Plan, coordinate and oversee a comprehensive budget for the worship ministry
  • Create musical opportunities for worship/service for those in our congregation with musical abilities
  • Plan and execute music training, rehearsals and practice for the worship team services and special events
  • Work in cooperation with all churchwide ministries to expand the outreach of FBC including working with the office administrative staff to contact guests for follow up and connection
  • Execute special assignments from Senior Pastor

Personal Responsibilities

  • Have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ
  • Be ordained with a clear calling to worship ministry
  • Support the leadership of a pastor led, deacon served, staff equipped, committee supported and congregationally affirmed church
  • Confirm the Baptist Faith and Message 2000 as statement of belief
  • Uphold the unity of the church in the bonds of peace (Ephesians 4:3)
  • Be able to share the Gospel
  • Possess effective communication and organization skills

Education & Experience

  • Hold a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university (Masters preferred)
  • Have 3 to 5 years of experience in a similar church setting
  • Skilled in vocal and some instrumental

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About the Brandon, FL Community

Brandon FL

This is an awesome place to live! Brandon is one of the most desirable communities in all of America; excellent year round weather, vacation destination, professional sports, active outdoor life, and a very pleasant place to raise a family. Brandon is an unincorporated community in Hillsborough County, Florida. It is part of the Tampa–St. Petersburg–Clearwater metroplex with over 3 million people in population. The immediate area was 114,626 at the 2020 census, up from 103,483 at the 2010 census.

The average household income in Brandon is $74,472. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,271 per month, and the median house value is $187,000. The median age in Brandon is 37.1 years, 35.5 years for males, and 38.7 years for females.
Racial composition: Caucasian, Hispanic/Latino, African American, Asian

Tourist Attractions:

* Parks/Biking trails * Shopping
* Dining

Tampa/St. Pete:
* Busch Gardens
* Florida Aquarium * Lowry Park Zoo

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