Music Director/Pianist Job Opening

Position: Music Director/Pianist Classification: Part Time; No Benefits Location: Lewis Chapel Missionary Baptist Church- North Manna Campus Spring Lake, NC

The Music Director/Pianist will provide congregational music for worship service at Lewis Chapel North Manna Campus each Sunday at 11:00 a.m.

Qualifications: High School Diploma: preference given to candidate with an earned bachelor’s degree in music, music education, or related field. Candidate should have at least 3 years experience working in music ministry leadership as a choir director and/or pianist; ability to teach vocal parts effectively; experience with the administration and organization of worship/music ministry; knowledge/experience with African American Baptist worship and the Christian Calendar Year.


  • Select appropriate choir music that aligns with the worship culture of Lewis Chapel Baptist Church North services or seasons of the Christian Calendar Year
  • Preferred candidate should have the ability to play music representative of the genres used in worship at Lewis Chapel Missionary Baptist Church: hymns, traditional gospel, praise and worship, contemporary gospel, and other styles.
  • Lead the congregation and choir in music during worship services.
  • The ability to select and direct music theologically and artistically appropriate for corporate worship services.


  • Be prompt, prepared self-starter is required
  • Reports directly to the Minister of Music of Lewis Chapel Baptist Church, Inc.
  • Notify Minister of Music a minimum of 2 weeks prior to absences
  • Candidate must agree to appropriate background checks
  • Required to attend all Worship and Arts Team Meetings convened by the Minister of Music.

How to apply for this position:

Interested persons should submit: (1) Formal Letter of Interest (2) Resume.  Please email all documents to no later than Oct 18, 2019.