East Tallassee Baptist Church Pastor/ Vocational Job Description
PRINCIPLE FUNCTION: The pastor is responsible to the church for providing spiritual and administrative leadership of the church and church staff and is to use his skills in proclamation and pastoral care to meet the needs of persons in the church and community.
•Provide Spiritual Leadership-Preach the Gospel. Lead members to so trust and love God that the desire to serve Him. Lead the members to love one another and their neighbors.
•Provide Pastoral Leadership-provide overall leadership for the ministry of the church. Lead/ train or assist in training deacons and Sunday school workers in a caring ministry for members and for the community.
•Provide Outreach Leadership-Train or assist in training, organizing and leading members to do visitation and witnessing to the un-churched. Set example in cultivating un-churched persons. Lead or assist in planning regular outreach/ revival emphasis
•Provide Administrative Leadership for the total church ministry.
•Recommend and advise on the selection of all staff members and in determining their duties and job descriptions. Supervise and give leadership to staff.
•Encourage stewardship and world mission support.
•Counsel with and assist in training deacons for their responsibilities.
•Serve as moderator of the church
•Conduct officiating duties for funerals, weddings, and other religious activities as needed
•Perform other duties assigned by the church
Pastoral Salary Package $28,000-$30,000 yearly