Employment Opportunities

Senior Pastor

St. John's Baptist Church, 2300 Holland Road, Virginia Beach is seeking a full-time Pastor.  

They are a sovereign and democratic Southern Baptist Church under the Lordship of Jesus Christ.  The membership retaining unto itself the exclusive right of self-government in all phases of the spiritual and temporal life of this church. 


We are seeking a pastor to conduct worship services and ordinances, to act as and overseer in all phases of church life, to promote the spiritual welfare of the church body by showing genuine caring, loving, concern, compassion, kindness and gentleness and to foster unity in accordance with scriptures. 

We prefer he has minimum of a seminary degree and a minimum ministry experience of 6-15 years as pastor.


About the church:

Worship Style – Blended

Average Attendance – 150

For additional information please visit us at stjohnsbaptistvb.org.

Send resumes to: Dan McClanan at  dmcclanan@verizon.net

Grassfied Baptist Church, 1772 Cedar Road, Chesapeake is seeking a part-time or bi-vocational senior pastor.  We are located in the center of Grassfield, which is a thriving and growing community in Chesapeake, Virginia.  With excellent schools and supportive community service organizations, the Grassfield area is a highly sought after community for families looking to relocate to new homes in growing neighborhoods.  GBC is a family oriented church with 61 years of traditional worship.  We average 40-45 people in Sunday worship service and 15-18 on Wednesday nights for Bible study and prayer service. In addition, we are affiliated the Bridge Network of Churches, the Baptist General Association of Virginia, and the Southern Baptist Convention. 


We desire someone who communicates God’s word through applying Biblical principles to today’s daily life through well prepared sermons and showing Christ Jesus through word and action. Please review the requirements for this position and submit a cover letter and resume to Grassfield Baptist Church, Attn:  Pastor Search Committee, 1772 Cedar Road, Chesapeake, VA   23323 by March 1, 2020


Education and Experience: 

Attended seminary and obtained a Master of Divinity (M. Div)

1-10 years of experience as a pastor with a minimum of one year as senior pastor

Leadership and vision



Deliver well prepared sermons and prayer

Pastoral care (i.e. contact through hospital and home visits)

Counseling individuals with personal and spiritual needs



To be determined

For more information contact Debbie Billips at 1dbillips@gmail.com.

Hollies Baptist Church, 17691 Hollies Church Road, Keller, VA 23401) a small, conservative Southern Baptist church is seeking the man God would have as: Pastor, Part-time or bi-vocational; or transitional/interim pastor to help the church to be true to its mission statement to impact the world with the truth and love of Jesus Christ.


Hollies accepts as “Articles of Faith” the Baptist Faith and Message adopted on June 14, 2000 and would expect anyone applying for the Pastoral position to do the same.


Hollies has approximately 55 members, with a Worship attendance of 20-30, Sunday School 15-20 and also Wednesday prayer meeting/Bible study and Kids meeting and hope to resume the Good News Club on Thursdays beginning with the 2021-22 school year.


The church budget is $56,000 and the salary for this pastoral position is $20,000.  There is no church parsonage.


We place no restrictions on this position as far as age, years of experience, degrees, etc., seeking only the man God wants as Pastor at Hollies.


Resumes/tapes/CDs, etc. can be sent to:  Brooks Wallace, P.O. Box 475, Belle Haven, VA 23306. Phone calls should be directed to 757-442-7211, leave a voice mail message as needed.  NO TEXTS.  E-mail address is:  bandbwallaceesva@gmail.com.  Postal mail or phone calls are preferred.

Troutville Baptist Church5520 Lee Highway, Troutville, VA (near Roanoke) is seeking a full-time pastor.  It is a medium-sized, village, traditionally conservative church which recognizes the gifts and callings of both men and women to ministry.  Ideal candidates will have college and seminary educations or their equivalents.  Gifts and interests as communicator, visionary leadership, and pastoral care are preferred.  Interested person may address inquiries or send information to Pastor Search Team at troutvillebapt@gmail.com

Youth and Children's Minister

Cape Charles Baptist Church, 501 Randolph Avenue, Cape Charles, is seeking a person to rebuild their children's ministry to reach the needs of families within the church, and reach out to the community to become part of that ministry.  Cape Charles Baptist is a small-town church with a big heart for missions.  For more info or to apply, contact Pastor Russell Goodrich, 757-695-1117 or call the church at 757-331-0851 or email


Cheriton Baptist Church, 21291 North Bayside Road, Cheriton, is seeking a young married couple to minister to Youth and Children. This is a volunteer position. Please contact Pastor Charlie Peterson, 757-678-3272.

CrossRoads Church, 1127 Surrey Crescent, Norfolk, is seeking a Children's Director.  For more information visit https://crcnorfolk.com/hiring.  To apply contact Pastor Kevin Tremper at kevin@crcnorfolk.com.

Youth Minister/Director

New Song Fellowship, 865 Woodstock Road, Virginia Beach 23464.  New Song is a Southern Baptist Church in the Kempsville area of Virginia Beach.  We are seeking a youth director who will lead our students to follow Christ and impact the world with the gospel.

We have four main priorities for this position.  (1) Someone who can bring strong, biblical, engaging, age-appropriate teaching for our students.  (2) Someone who can relate well and build healthy, encouraging relationships with our students.  (3) Someone who can plan and execute engaging fellowship activities for our students.  And (4) someone who will lead collaboratively with church leadership, parents, and volunteers for a well-rounded, healthy youth ministry that integrates well with the church as a whole.

We are a small church (approximately average Sunday morning attendance is 100).  Our church holds to the Baptist Faith & Message (2000) as our statement of faith.  We partner with the Southern Baptist Convention, the SBC of Virginia, and The Bridge Network of Churches.  We are elder-led, theologically conservative, and evangelical in perspective.

This position is a volunteer role at this time.  We believe there is potential to expand this role into a part-time staff position at some point in the future, depending on a number of factors.  

Previous volunteer experience in a growing, high-quality youth ministry setting will be a significant asset to any candidate's resume.  Submit resume or any inquiries about the position to New Song's lead pastor, Brent Hobbs at brent@nsfvb.com.

Worship Leader

Cape Charles Baptist Church, 501 Randolph Avenue, Cape Charles, is seeking a Worship Leader to lead a 70-120 congregation.  The music style is contemporary praise & worship and hymns. Tolls and gas included in compensation if traveling across the Bay. Responsibilities will include Sunday morning services and weekly rehearsals. For more info or to apply, contact Pastor Russell Goodrich, 757-695-1117 or call the church at 757-331-0851 or email ccbc.secretary@gmail.com.

Southside Baptist Church, 1200 Bainbridge Blvd., Chesapeake 23324, is seeking a Worship Leader that meets the following criteria.  Please send your resume to rayandris13@yahoo.com.

Duties and Responsibilities:

1. To select appropriate music for all regular church services (e.g., Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings)

2. Coordinate and schedule special music as needed.

3. To include a range of music, both old hymns and new songs.

4. To schedule and conduct practice sessions as needed.

5. To mentor those individuals under your care (worship team or choir members).

6. To order and maintain songbooks, special music sheets, musical and sound equipment as needed.

7. To arrange for a substitute in the event you are unable to attend a scheduled service.

Part-Time Secretary and/or Bookkeeper

Indian River Baptist Church, 1600 Laurel Avenue, Chesapeake 23325, is seeking a part-time secretary/bookkeeper.  Hours will be 20 hours per week, Monday-Thursday, 9am-2pm.  Please call the church office, 757-424-5700, ask for Pastor Bert Kirk.

Cornerstone Baptist Church, 1500 Sewells Point Road, Norfolk 23502, is seeking a part-time secretary. Hours are Monday - Friday 8:30am - 12:30pm. 

Please send resumes to:  CornerstoneBaptist1500@gmail.com.

Music Intern

Central Baptist Church, 1200 Hodges Ferry Road, Portsmouth 23701.  Do you have a skill and passion for music? Would you be excited to join a growing multi-ethnic, multi-generational, and multi-economic church? At Central Baptist Church we’re looking for a worship leader of color to help us model from the stage what we’re already seeing in the pews. Some of the job duties include leading from the stage, building a more diverse worship team, and utilizing a variety of musical genres to appeal to the various demographics of our community. If you believe you could be a potential fit and would like more information please email Steve Grieme, Lead Pastor, at sgrieme@discovercentral.org.  

Director at Bayside Baptist Church Weekday Preschool

Position: Director, Bayside Baptist Weekday Preschool

Weekly Expectation: Full-time/35 hours per week

Church Name:  Bayside Baptist Church of Virginia Beach

Location:   Virginia Beach, Virginia


Ministry Description

Plan, coordinate and administer a Christ-centered education for preschoolers.


Job Requirements:

  • Exhibit a growing personal relationship with Jesus Christ.

  • The successful candidate must be or become a member of Bayside Baptist Church

  • Must agree to adhere to the church’s statement of faith, constitution and bylaws, church covenant and moral teachings.

  • Must be at least 21 years of age.

  • Ideal candidate will have experience in Childhood Education or commensurate experience.

  • Preferred: Education Administration experience.

  • Must have competency in written and oral English.

  • Must have competency using computer programs as required for this position.



  • Ensure the Bayside Baptist Weekday Preschool ministry meets the requirements of the Virginia Beach Department of Social Services, local laws and ordinances, safety, and licensing regulations.

  • Work with the Church Administrator to hire teachers, substitutes, and staff.

  • Minister to the parents of Preschoolers through building relationships and meeting needs.

  • Obtain licensing and re-certification of the Bayside Baptist Weekday Preschool (religious exempt status) without restrictions or non-compliance issues. Immediate correction of any restrictions or non-compliance issues is required.

  • Maintain up-to-date records of all policies and handbooks which pertain to the operation of, employment in, and enrollment in the Bayside Baptist Weekday Preschool.



  • Operate the Preschool in a fiscally responsible manner.

  • Maintain inventory of school supplies.

  • Maintain accurate records of disbursements.

  • Prepare and monitor the Annual Budget of Bayside Baptist Weekday Preschool



  • Establish and maintain First Aid, CPR, and other required annual training.

  • Establish and maintain Employee background checks.

  • Ensure and enforce child protection policies without exceptions.


Contact Name: David Joshua

Contact Email Address: administrator@baysidebc.org

Church Website: http://www.baysidebc.org

Greenbrier Enrichment Center and School Teacher Openings

Greenbrier Enrichment Center and School a Ministry of Greenbrier Community Church, 825 Greenbrier Parkway, Chesapeake 23320, has openings for a Second Grade teacher in their academic school and a full time PreK3 teacher. Applicants must have two years of experience and be able to pass a background check. Please email your resume to jhawkins@gecschool.org, attention Janine Hawkins.