Employment Opportunities

Senior Pastor

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

Bayside Baptist Church,  1920 Pleasure House Road, Virginia Beach 23455. 

Is seeking a part-time Children’s Ministry Director. We are looking for someone who loves Jesus, has a passion to disciple children, and who can lead our children’s ministry team to help kids know, love, and follow Jesus.


Specific Responsibilities:

  1. Oversee and coordinate all aspects of Sunday morning children’s ministry, including Sunday School and Children’s Worship and Wednesday night ministry events.

  2. Organize and lead key children’s ministry events, such as VBS, Summer Camp, and Fall Festival.

  3. Regularly teach a Baptism Class for children.

  4. Ensure all children’s ministries events are safe, sanitary, fun, while promoting Christ-centered spiritual growth.

  5. Recruit, train, place, support, and monitor volunteer leaders.

  6. Schedule regular meetings for training, planning, and care.

  7. Work with the Administrator to develop, submit, and monitor the children’s ministry budget.

  8. Provide care for children and families within the church through prayer, visiting, follow-up, and discipleship.



  1. A mature Christian who is growing in their personal walk with the Lord through committed Bible Study, prayer and service. 

  2. A clear calling to ministry.

  3. An understanding of children’s ministry as a foundational ministry of the church.

  4. Ability to lead a team of volunteers by casting vision for the ministry and organizing the skills and talents of those team members. 

  5. Ability to relate well to parents and ministry volunteers. 

  6. Knowledge of developmental stages for children grades pre-k through 5 and ability to choose and implement appropriate programming for those stages. 

  7. Effective communicator, both written and verbal. 

  8. A display of such desirable qualities as teamwork, cooperation, dependability, organization, hard work, respect, and a teachable spirit.

  9. In agreement with the “Baptist Faith and Message 2000” and Bayside’s mission, vision, and values.

For more information or to apply, contact David Joshua at administrator@baysidebc.org.

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.

Ministry Assistant/Bookkeeper/Secretary

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.

Thalia Lynn Baptist Church, 4392 Virginia Beach Blvd., Virginia Beach, is seeking to hire for two positions:

Part Time Administrative Assistant

This is a part-time position: Monday – Thursday from 8:00 am to noon. Interested applicants should have knowledge of Microsoft Office, use of social media, and an understanding of web sites. In addition, applicants will need basic receptionist skills.


Ministry Assistant

This is a full-time position: Monday-Thursday from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm. This position will work closely with ministerial staff to ensure that the day-to-day operations of the church run smoothly, and the ministries of the church are executed in an efficient manner. Knowledge of Microsoft Office and general knowledge with regards to office equipment is needed. Position is to be filled beginning November 1.


Interested parties should contact the church office heather@mytowncenterchurch.com or (757) 499-0557.

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.  


Bayside Baptist Church, 1920 Pleasure House Road, Virginia Beach 23455.  

Church Custodian Job Description

We are looking for a proactive, efficient church custodian who possesses an understanding of proper cleaning methods. The church custodian will maintain clean buildings and grounds, conducting basic building and grounds maintenance, and minor repairs. You will make minor repairs, change light bulbs, vacuum, sweep, and scrub floors, sanitize surfaces, and restock items, such as toilet paper, paper towels, and other supplies. You will also maintain supply inventory, submit purchase requests, and assist with preparations for events.

Church Custodian Responsibilities

  • Maintaining clean church facilities by performing weekly duties and daily spot cleaning in all public areas of the building, including bathrooms, sanctuary, kitchens, and meeting rooms.

  • Observing proper chemical handling procedures when working with cleaning agents, including wearing gloves, goggles, or masks and following written or verbal instructions.

  • Assisting with event preparations and clean-up.

  • Taking inventory of cleaners and other supplies and submitting requests when items need to be replenished.

  • Interacting with church staff and visitors in a respectful, positive manner.

Church Custodian Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Custodial experience or training may be required.

  • Understanding of cleaning techniques and safety procedures.

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. and pass a background check and pre-employment drug screening.

  • Effective communication, comprehension, and interpersonal skills.

  • Flexibility to adjust their schedule to suit the needs of the church.

  • Motivation to work independently or with others to provide thorough, efficient custodial services to the church.

For more information or to apply, contact David Joshua at administrator@baysidebc.org.