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Music & Liturgy Coordinator
Our Lady of Grace Parish
5011 White Oak Avenue, Encino, CA 91316
Phone: (818) 342-4686
HLP-8335 Posted 04/01/16
Vibrant parish community of 2,000 families in Los Angeles seeking applicants for Full Time Liturgy/Music Coordinator position. This person will oversee the liturgical life of the parish, provide music leadership for one Sunday Mass, and coordinate with the other music ministry groups at the parish. An ideal candidate would be an enthusiastic, Catholic musician that is comfortable leading worship in a variety of musical styles, has 10+ years experience coordinating the liturgical and musical activities of a parish, and has experience working with both novice and professional musicians. Salary/benefits commensurate with experience. Please email résumé and three references.
Director of Music Ministries
St. Paul Catholic Church
9 El Pomar Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80906
Phone: (719) 471-9700
Fax: (719) 471-3009
HLP-8377 Posted 05/19/16
Community of 1,000 families with school is seeking a full-time (30 hour) Director of Music Ministries who is a practicing Roman Catholic and is proficient in playing organ and piano. Must have vocal training and conducting choir experience. Responsible for accompanying four weekend Masses and all other parish liturgies. Candidate should have ability to lead and supervise volunteer music ministers at all levels and be able to work collaboratively. Organ: Rogers Infinity Series 361, digital 3 manual. Pianos: K. Kawaii Grand (6’) and Baldwin Upright. See parish website for full job announcement and description. Submit application, résumé and references.
St. Mary Parish
178 Greenwich Avenue, Greenwich, CT 06880
Phone: (203) 869-9393 X116
HLP-8367 Posted 05/12/16
Active Greenwich parish seeking organist. Responsibilities Include five weekend Masses, Thursday night rehearsals September-June, Holy Days and special events, weddings/funerals, accompany adult, youth and cherub choirs, work closely with Director of Music/Choir Director. Candidates should be familiar with the Catholic liturgy and experienced with early church, traditional and contemporary Catholic music. Three manual custom Rodgers model 960 DM, augmented with 12 ranks of Peragallo pipe work. Salary is commensurate with experience and ability. Email Director of Music for detailed job description. Position begins as early as June 1.
Director of Music and Liturgy
St. Patrick Parish
110 Main St., Farmington, CT 06032
Phone: (860) 677-2639
HLP-8364 Posted 05/12/16
Saint Patrick Parish, an active community, is seeking a full-time Director of Music and Liturgy. Up to 4 weekend Masses, weddings, funerals and holy days. Coordinate liturgy planning with pastoral staff and Worship Committee. Lead the assembly’s song from organ and piano. Conduct and accompany adult, children’s, funeral choirs and cantors. Oversee other ensembles including children’s liturgy musicians, and youth orchestra. Available June 1st. Salary negotiable based on the guidelines of the AGO, the American Guild of Organists. Email letter of interest, résumé and references.
St. James R.C. Church
2110 Main Street Stratford, CT 06615
Phone: (203) 375-5887
Fax: (203) 378-1562
HLP-8348 Posted 04/15/16
4 Sunday masses, holy days, Christmas, Triduum, etc. Direct cantors, choirs, instrumentalists; funerals, weddings; serve on liturgical team; maintain instruments, music, budget; know Catholic Liturgy/repertoire; strong keyboard, vocal skills; engage congregation in full, active, conscious singing. Salary commensurate with experience. Possible to coordinate funerals/ weddings with established subs. Vacation coverage available. Our highly active, connected community of faith sings whole-heartedly. Music director needs to build upon this. Excellent sound system, two Clavinovas, Peragallo pipe organ which can be played remotely from Clavinova accommodates organist or pianist. Contact Marcy via email.
Catholic Music Director and Instructor
Epiphany Catholic Church and School
1905 SW Epiphany Court, Lake City, FL 32025
Phone: (386) 752-4470
HLP-8368 Posted 05/12/16
Full-time position. Directorship of liturgical music program in 500 family parish and music instruction for an elementary school (K-8) of 100 students. Eligible candidate will have the ability to develop and implement both a traditional and contemporary program, be a skilled cantor, experience in choral conducting and chant, be a practicing Catholic, have a minimum of three years experience directing a music program, and a minimum three years playing the organ and piano. BA in Liturgy/Liturgical Music is preferable, or equivalent experience may be acceptable. Salary/benefits commensurate with education/experience. Full job description available upon request. Contact via email with résumés.
Director of Music Ministry
Christ the King Catholic Church
821 S. Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33609
HLP-8357 Posted 04/21/16
Dynamic parish of 3,500 families seeks full-time Director of Music Ministry to plan and coordinate a comprehensive music program. Will direct/accompany/supervise musicians, cantors and choirs for six weekend liturgies, holy days, weekly school Mass, funerals, weddings, First Eucharist and Confirmation, etc. Requirements: Active, practicing Catholic. Bachelor’s Degree in music (Masters preferred). Minimum 5 years experience in Catholic music ministry and liturgy. Proficiency in multiple musical styles. Solid experience needed for the 43 rank, Wicks pipe organ as well as Kurzweil and Yamaha digital pianos, vocal skills and choir direction skills. Strong communication and organizational skills.
Director of Music and Formation
St. Jude Catholic Church and School
10811 N Knoxville Avenue, Peoria, IL 61615
Phone: (309) 243-7811
HLP-8362 Posted 05/05/16
Dynamic parish seeks Director of Music and Formation to ensure full, conscious, and active musical participation in vibrant, transformative liturgies. Duties include selecting music, scheduling musicians, 4 weekend liturgies/Holy Days, weddings/funerals, directing Adult and Children’s Choirs as well as teach K-8 music (negotiable) in our school. Resources include 35+ music minsters, a talented high school wind ensemble, a 2 manual Allen organ, Knabe baby grand, PreSonus digital soundboard, and 2 acoustically-treated music rooms. Excellent vocal, keyboard, conducting, and interpersonal skills required. Salary range: $45,000 - $65,000, depending on qualifications/experience/school teaching. Email cover letter, résumé, audio samples to Father Patrick Henehan.
Director of Music and Liturgy
St. John Berchmans
2517 W Logan Boulevard, Chicago, IL 60647
Phone: (773) 486-4300
HLP-8360 Posted 05/05/16
St. John Berchmans is a growing, energetic, multicultural community in Logan Square seeking a Full-time Director of Music and Liturgy. Director is responsible (in collaboration with Pastor and staff) for liturgies and music for 5 regular weekend Masses (4 English and 1 Spanish), weekly school Mass and other scheduled services annually. Director will conduct and accompany the English, Spanish, and school choirs. Candidates must have competency in English and Spanish at least 3 years experience and a bachelor’s degree in music or liturgy with a master’s degree preferred. For a copy of the full job description, please email Joe D’Arco.
Director of Music Ministry
Large vibrant Catholic Parish in the south suburbs of Chicago is seeking a full time Director of Music Ministry. Candidates should have an understanding of Catholic liturgy and be a skilled pianist, organist and vocalist. Director oversees all areas of music ministry including selecting music, directing choir and bell choir, recruits/develops cantors and coordinates additional musicians. Six weekend Masses. Salary/Benefits are commensurate with education/experience. Submit cover letter and résumé to Fr. Lou Tylka.
St. Julie Billiart Parish
7399 W. 159th Street, Tinley Park, IL 60477
Phone (708) 429-6767
Fax (708) 429-6788
HLP-8347 Posted 04/15/16
Director of Music
St. Francis Xavier Roman Catholic Church
524 Ninth Street, Wilmette, IL 60091
Phone: (847) 256-4250
HLP-8342 Posted 04/07/16
Full-time position. Vibrant 1500+ family parish on Chicago’s North Shore. Passion for excellence in liturgical music of varying styles. Lead our congregation in song and prayer with inspirational playing of our 29-rank Casavant organ and our 7 foot Mason & Hamlin piano. Collaborate with school, religious education and other music ministers to enhance music ministry. Candidates must have at least five years of experience in the music ministry for a Roman Catholic church and at least a Bachelor’s Degree (Master’s preferred) in music and/or liturgy. Preferred start date: August 1, 2016. Compensation in accordance with the Archdiocese of Chicago guidelines.
Director of Music and Liturgy
St Patrick Parish
708 W Main Street, Urbana, IL 61802
Phone: (217) 367-2665
HLP-8339 Posted 04/01/16
St Patrick Parish, an active, multicultural community, is seeking a full-time Director of Music and Liturgy. Up to 4 weekend Masses, weddings and funerals, holy days. Coordinate liturgy planning with pastoral staff and Worship Committee. Lead the assembly’s song from organ and piano. Conduct and accompany adult, children’s, and funeral choirs and cantors. Oversee other ensembles including children’s liturgy musicians, bell choir, praise band, and youth orchestra. Job description on website. Available June 1. Auditions and interviews may be held before May 1 but no decisions will be made before then. Email letter of interest, résumé, and references.
Director of Music
Saint Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church
1405 N. Main Street, Elkhart, IN 46514
Phone: (574) 262-1505
HLP-8346 Posted 04/07/16
Seeking a Director of Music for a full-time position with benefits. The director will direct an adult choir, student choirs, Schola Cantorum, and cantors. Working with school students and those of all ages will provide the opportunity to expand and develop the music program. We have a beautiful two manual, 26 rank, mechanical-action pipe organ by Russell & Co. (Vermont), Op. 12 and a Yamaha baby grand piano in the choir loft. Those who are interested should send a cover letter and résumé by email or mail. Salary range $35,000 - $45,000.
Adorers of the Blood of Christ Convent
1165 Southwest Boulevard, Wichita, KS 67213
Phone: (316) 942-2201
HLP-8363 Posted 05/05/16
The Sisters Adorers of the Blood of Christ are seeking a part-time Choir Director for their Wichita Center, with demonstrated skill and training to conduct music for Sunday and special liturgies, direct choir during practices and liturgies, and to encourage assembly participation. Knowledge of and willingness to implement Roman Catholic liturgy is essential. Degree preferred, but working toward a degree is acceptable. One Sunday Mass per weekend; funerals, jubilee and special community celebrations. Email letter of interest, résumé, and references to Sister Nylas Moser, ASC, at address above. Position available June 1, 2016.
South Church in Andover, a vibrant and diverse congregation with nearly 700 members and strong tradition of choral and instrumental music, seeks a gifted and experienced musician to lead our growing music program. The ideal candidate will have a passion for creatively leading worship with Adult, Children’s, and Handbell Choirs; and draw on the talents of the many musicians and instrumentalists in our congregation. The candidate will demonstrate the experience and vision to take our music ministry to the next level. The position is part-time salaried, with variable hours based on the Church’s religious and secular calendars and special events.
South Church in Andover
41 Central Street, Andover, MA 01810
HLP-8378 Posted 05/19/16
Director of Liturgical Music
St. Patrick Parish
7 East Street, P.O. Box 60, Whitinsville, MA 01588
Phone: (508) 234-5656
HLP-8369 Posted 05/19/16
Active parish seeking a full-time Director of Liturgical Music. Three weekend Masses, active liturgy committee, strong religious education program and is discerning ways to grow drawing on models such as “Rebuilt.” Strong organ, piano, conducting and accompanist skills; ability to lead music from a variety of styles; to recruit, train, and inspire cantors, instrumentalists, and choir; enthusiasm for working with a variety of age groups; knowledge of Catholic liturgy; commitment to fostering assembly’s active participation; good organizational and communication skills; ongoing engagement in professional development and growth in faith; and collaboration with ministry leader(s) and parish staff.
New Roads Catholic Community
132 Lexington St, Belmont, MA
Phone: 617-484-0279, x. 53
Web site: www.newroadscatholic.org
HLP-8351 Posted 04/15/16
Full-time position. We are two Catholic parishes working to create an engaging and vibrant experience of worship that focuses on attracting those new to the discipleship path. We’re seeking an accomplished worship leader with experience leading contemporary Christian praise & worship music in a Catholic setting to design, implement, and build a music and worship ministry for both parishes centered around our shared vision. Responsibilities include developing music repertoire, building worship team, serving as lead vocalist and lead instrumentalist. More details can be found on our Web site. Send résumé and cover letter to Lou via email.
Organist/Assistant Director of Music Ministry
Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola
28 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA
HLP-8350 Posted 04/15/16
Active suburban Boston parish seeking full-time organist/assistant music director with extensive experience with Catholic liturgy. Responsibilities include three weekend liturgies, children’s ensemble and possible additional ensemble direction, administrative duties, wedding music coordination, and numerous additional liturgies, including Boston College celebrations. The ideal candidate will be an accomplished organist /piano accompanist with a generous pastoral spirit and collaborative skills, excelling in both traditional and contemporary repertories. A commitment to the facilitation of active assembly singing is required. 44-rank Casavant Organ, Steinway C grand piano. Email Director of Music Ministry for detailed job description. Position begins August 1.
Director of Music and Worship
St. Francis of Assisi Parish
2150 Frieze Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
HLP-8379 Posted 05/19/16 – 06/07/16
Large, vibrant parish is seeking a full-time minister to oversee our music and worship. The ideal candidate will have a strong Catholic faith, innovative and knowledgeable of Catholic music. In addition to administrative and leadership skills he/she will be technically proficient in keyboard, voice and conducting. Position begins July 1. Salary negotiable: benefits available. For more information visit our website. Résumés should be sent by June 7 to Rev. Fr. James Conlon, Pastor.
St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church
1253 52nd Street SE, Kentwood MI 49508
HLP-8344 Posted 04/07/16
St. Mary Magdalen is an active multi-ethnic parish with 7 musical groups that contribute to make our worship joy filled. We are seeking a full-time music director who has good leadership skills, with good liturgical and musical sense. The position includes benefits, and salary commensurate with experience. The primary functions of this position are to facilitate the worship life of the parish community in collaboration with the Pastor and Staff, by coordinating and providing quality liturgical experiences, as well as serving the parish as principal musician, organist, and choir director. Interested candidates may email the pastor, Fr. Godfrey Onyekwere.
Director of Liturgy and Music
Our Lady of Good Counsel Convent
170 Good Counsel Drive, Mankato, MN 56001
Phone: (507) 389-4284
HLP-8373 Posted 05/19/16
The Community of School Sisters of Notre Dame seek a full-time Director responsible for a vibrant Sunday Mass, feast day liturgies, Sisters’ funerals, directing sisters’ choir and acoustic guitar/bass/piano ensemble, developing weekly liturgy guide, and coordinating weekday liturgies. This accomplished musician will play the historic Johnson & Son, Opus 499 pipe organ and Yamaha 5’7” grand piano, occasionally directing Schulmerich handbells in the beautiful, welcoming chapel. She/He coordinates experienced volunteers who schedule all liturgical ministers including priests, plan weekday liturgies, play organ/piano some weekdays, and provide office assistance. Primarily Breaking Bread hymnal and GIA music. Contact Beth DuChene, Human Resources.
Associate Director of Music and Liturgy
All Saints Catholic Church
19795 Holyoke Avenue, Lakeville, MN 55044
Phone: (952) 469-6476
HLP-8365 Posted 05/12/16
Ideal candidate will possess strong service playing skills on both piano and organ, and have experience directing choirs and training cantors. Instruments include 9’ Baldwin piano and 3 manual Rodgers 960 digital organ. All Saints is a large suburban parish with a K-8 school and many choral groups (six choirs from second grade-adults) and instrumentalists. Ability to lead praise and worship music for faith formation events and retreats a plus. Full job description available on request from the email above. Applicant must be a practicing Catholic. Position is 28 hours/wk. Benefits negotiable. Preferred start date prior to August 15th.
Organist & Choirmaster
Good Shepherd Catholic Church
145 Jersey Avenue South, Golden Valley, MN 55426
Phone: (763) 544-0416
HLP-8343 Posted 04/07/16
Good Shepherd seeks a full-time Organist and Choirmaster to begin work as soon as July 15, 2016. This parish of 600 families celebrates three weekend masses according to the Ordinary Form of the Roman Rite. This church has a Marrin organ (two manual, tracker actions, 29 ranks), two choirs (adult and children). The adult choir consists of volunteer singers and 6-8 paid section leaders. This parish appreciates the integral role of music in the liturgy and is accustomed to quality hymnody, chanted propers, choral and organ works.
Worship and Music Director
St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church
9100 93rd Avenue N, Brooklyn Park, MN 55445
HLP-8337 Posted 04/01/16
This full-time position provides a great opportunity to establish and implement a strong vision for the continued growth of the worship & music ministries to ensure high quality liturgical celebrations. The qualified candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in Theology, Liturgy or Pastoral Studies or equivalent. 5-7 years of experience in Music and Liturgical visioning, planning and direction in church ministry. A practicing Roman Catholic with a strong practical knowledge of Catholic Liturgy. Must be proficient in overseeing all of the functions required to provide quality music in a range of musical genres; including conducting, piano, organ and singing.
Director of Liturgy & Music
St. Francis Xavier College Church
3628 Lindell Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63108
HLP-8349 Posted 04/15/16
Founded in 1841, College Church is a Jesuit parish on the campus of Saint Louis University. We draw from over 70 zip codes in the St. Louis metropolitan area. College Church is looking for a full-time director of liturgy and music. The ideal candidate would have experience with liturgy planning and have musical competence as an instrumentalist, vocalist or music director. Core responsibilities include: working with the Liturgy Commission and Choir Director to plan parish Liturgical Celebrations; recruiting, training, scheduling liturgical ministers, instrumentalists and cantors; and supporting/ evaluating other parish liturgical celebrations.
Director of Liturgy and Music
St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Community
3000 N Lompa Lane, Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: (775) 882-1968
HLP-8338 Posted 04/07/16
Commencing July 1, 2016. We are looking for a musician adept and trained in the liturgy to head up liturgy planning for weekend and all major liturgies of the parish. This full-time position would include leading the music at three of the six weekend liturgies, collaborating with the pastor, associate and directors of RCIA, religious education and youth ministry to provide for rich and dynamic liturgies throughout the year. This director also would coordinate scheduling and training of all liturgical ministers. Salary range: $40,000-50,000 plus benefits. Interested persons should apply directly to: Fr. Chuck Durante. Résumé and references required.
Director of Liturgy and Pastoral Music (DLPM)
St. John Neumann Roman Catholic Church
2575 W El Campo Grande Avenue, North Las Vegas, NV 89031
HLP-8336 Posted 04/02/16
Full-Time. A vibrant, growing, contemporary Vatican II parish seeks a DLPM who will coordinate the liturgical and pastoral music life of the parish. Responsibilities include directing the liturgy committee and the parish’s liturgical life, forming liturgical ministers, planning various liturgies with the music team, providing keyboard accompaniment while directing a youth ensemble and funeral choir, forming future ensembles, budgeting, preparing worship aids. Proficiency in sacred liturgy, keyboard, voice, cantor/ensemble/choral directing, computer and desktop publishing, team playing, personal flexibility, and having a pastoral heart are required. Salary based on education and experience. Please email résumé to the above. Open May 2016.
Pastoral Associate for Worship & Music
Church of St. Andrew the Apostle
Email: Msgrmarucci@churchofstandrews.org and firstname.lastname@example.org
HLP-8372 Posted 05/19/16
Part-time position requires a skilled musician proficient at organ, piano and directing choral groups. Oversight of all liturgical planning (and committees), execution of all liturgies and para-liturgies, administrative oversight of all aspects of worship, administrative oversight over all musical ensembles. Requirements: knowledge of Catholic liturgy and traditions, ability to accurately prepare worship aids and presider guides, ability to recruit, train and co-ordinate the schedules of the various liturgical ministries, and desire to work as a part of an energetic, spirit-filled pastoral team. Please submit cover letter and résumé to both email addresses above.
Director of Music
St John Neumann Church
560 Walton Avenue, Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
Phone: (856) 235-1330
Fax: (856) 235-9632
HLP-8339 Posted 04/07/16-06/14/16
St John Neumann Roman Catholic Parish is looking for a part-time Director of Music with experience leading a liturgical music ministry. The candidate must be proficient in keyboard, have some conducting experience, good communication skills, ability to prepare the music liturgy for all liturgical celebrations throughout the year and comfortable leading an adult and youth choir. Please mail, email or fax a cover letter and résumé.
Director of Music/Worship
Collaborative, merged large city parish seeks dedicated, innovative and passionate Director of Music and Worship. Director should be knowledgeable and competent in Roman Catholic liturgy, proficient and/or degreed in at least one performance area (organ, piano, choral, voice). Must be collaborative and lead others to deepen their faith through music ministry. This parish is moving in a great direction in a vibrant, and growing part of the city, and is a visionary position for a two-site merged parish. Salary, $38,000 – $40,000, roughly 100 funerals, 20 weddings per year. Please email cover letter and résumé to Fr. Bryan Zielenieski.
Our Lady of Charity Parish
Phone: (716) 822-5962
HLP-8375 Posted 05/19/16
Organist and Director of Music
Church of the Blessed Sacrament
15 Shea Place, New Rochelle, NY 10801
Fax: (914) 632-0732
HLP-8358 Posted 04/28/16
The Church of the Blessed Sacrament, located in New Rochelle New York is currently seeking a full-time Organist and Director of Music. The Church is located in Westchester County and is a large diverse congregation looking to expand and grow the current music program. For a full listing of the job please email Fr. Luciano with subject line “Organist and Director of Music Search” No phone calls.
Director of Music
Blessed Sacrament Catholic Community
PO Box 619, Burlington, NC 27216
HLP-8366 Posted 05/12/16
Vibrant parish ministered by Conventual Franciscans seeks talented, creative and organized individual to lead a growing and diverse music ministry. New 1200-seat church dedicated in 2011; Allen 3-manual Q390 organ; Yamaha grand piano; Gather 3 hymnals. Requirements include proficiency as an organist, pianist and vocalist; strong assembly leadership from the keyboard; choral development and direction; comfort working with technology; familiarity with a wide range of repertoire appropriate for liturgical worship. Spanish language skills a plus. Full-time position with benefits/or Part-time. Salary commensurate with experience.
Director of Music Ministry
All Saints Catholic Church
18737 US Highway 17 North, Hampstead, NC 28443
Fax: (888) 368-9203
HLP-8352 Posted 04/21/16
Do music ministry and hear the surf! Come to Coastal NC – to a growing Catholic parish seeking to further develop its music program. New Chapel Series Allen Organ, Kawai Baby Grand Piano, and 5 Octaves of Hand bells with adult, youth and bell choirs all in place. Strong keyboard skills (both organ & piano) a must, as well as choral direction. Background in Catholic liturgy a plus. In addition to a competitive salary, All Saints Catholic Church provides a comprehensive benefits plan, including medical, dental and vision insurance, group life and long term disability insurance, and a generous 403(b) plan.
Queen of the Apostles Catholic Church
503 North Main Street, Belmont, NC 28012
Phone: (704) 825-9600
Fax: (704) 825-1413
HLP-8340 Posted 04/07/16
Queen of the Apostles Catholic Church in Belmont, NC is seeking a part-time, year round Organist/Pianist to continue an existing music ministry program with a Children's Choir, Youth Choir and Adult Choir. Responsibilities of the Organist/Pianist will include working with the Director of Liturgy and Music, playing for 4 weekend Masses, funerals and weddings, choir rehearsals, special services throughout the year, and work with additional musicians for Christmas, Christmas Cantata and Easter.
Director of Cathedral Liturgical Music Program
Cathedral Basilica of Sts. Peter and Paul
1723 Race Street Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: (215) 561-1313
HLP-8359 Posted 05/05/16
The Director of the Cathedral Liturgical Music Program is a full-time position and is supervised by the Rector and Pastor of the Cathedral Parish. Responsible for the overall execution of the Cathedral Liturgical Music Program, Choir, Scholae and Cantors. In cooperation with the Rector and Pastor of the Cathedral Basilica, reviews all liturgical music programs, policies, procedures, and budgets for the Cathedral Liturgical Music Program. In terms of Archdiocesan celebrations and events, confers with the Director of the Office for Divine Worship. For more information and details on how to apply, please visit the Cathedral webpage.
Assistant Director of Music Ministries
Saint William Catholic Church
620 Round Rock West Drive, Round Rock, TX 78681
Phone: (512) 255-4473
HLP-8361 Posted 05/05/16
Saint William is a vibrant, growing parish seeking a full time Assistant Director of Music Ministries who is a strong servant leader with the ability to work creatively in a fast paced environment. The Assistant Director of Music Ministries will use this position to strengthen and uphold the Pastor’s vision and become an effective member of the Saint William staff. The Assistant Director of Music Ministries reports to and works directly with the Director of Music Ministry. Together they oversee and direct all Mass choirs, including the Children’s Choir. They are also responsible for recruiting and retaining volunteer choir members.
Director of School Liturgical Music/Music Teacher
St. Theresa’s Catholic School
4311 Small Drive, Austin, Texas 78731
Phone: (512) 451-7105
HLP-8341 Posted 04/07/16
St. Theresa’s Catholic School, a PK-8 parochial school, seeks a Director of School Liturgical Music and School Music Teacher with a start date of August 1, 2016. These two part-time positions will create one full-time position with benefits. This person will lead the School Liturgical Choir at weekly school Masses and other school liturgies, and will plan, guide and evaluate the learning process of the students in the music classroom and direct two school-wide student music performances a year. Full job description available upon request. Email résumé and references to Ann Walters at email listed above.
St. Bernadette Church
7600 Old Keene Mill Road, Springfield, VA 22152
HLP-8370 Posted 05/19/16
Full-time position. Responsibilities include directing a large traditional adult choir, youth choirs, prepare and plan vibrant liturgies to include organ/piano support for 4-5 weekend Masses, Holydays, sacramental celebrations, funerals and weddings. The successful candidate will have solid Catholic theological understanding of liturgy, strong organ/piano and vocal skills, a pastoral approach to volunteers, an ability to teach vocal techniques for all ranges of voices, and effectively build the choral sounds with appropriate instrumental support, strong organizational skills. Email résumé and cover letter to: Fr. Kevin Larsen, Pastor.
Star of the Sea Catholic Church
1404 Pacific Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
Phone: (757) 428-8547
HLP-8356 Posted 04/21/16 – 05/31/16
The position of Music Director or Music Coordinator will be available at Star of the Sea Church as of June 1st. It is for 35 hours/week and applications can be made beginning April 1st. Applicant must be a practicing Catholic, knowledgeable in Catholic Liturgy and Liturgical music, proficient on organ and piano, able to recruit and direct choirs and train cantors. Salary/benefits commensurate with education/experience. Please email résumés.
Diocesan Director of Music Ministries/Organist
Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston
1322 Eoff Street, Fourth Floor, Wheeling, WV 26003
Phone: (304) 233-0880 ext. 288
HLP-8354 Posted 04/21/16
Responsible for all music associated with worship at the Cathedral of Saint Joseph; serving as principal organist, selecting music repertoire, building and working with choir and cantors, and promoting a singing assembly. Collaborate with Diocesan Office of Worship in planning and executing music for Diocesan liturgies. Assist with on-going formation for pastoral musicians throughout the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston. A complete job description available upon request. Master’s Degree in Music preferred. Applicants must have at least 5 years working as a pastoral musician, be proficient in organ and piano, have experience in choral conducting, and embody the spirit of Vatican II.
Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration (FSPA)
912 Market Street, La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone: (608) 791-5261
HLP-8376 Posted 05/19/16
Full job description available. La Crosse, WI is home to the FSPA and the beautiful Mary of the Angels Chapel. We are seeking a full-time Liturgist to oversee all aspects of the Eucharistic Liturgies and other sacramental and prayer services in a Franciscan community. Candidates should have 3 - 5 years experience with Roman Catholic liturgy; strong music and organizational skills and be an organist/pianist. Competitive compensation and benefit package available. An application is available on our website or résumés may be sent to Deb Scoville at the address listed above.
Director of Liturgy and Music
St. Bronislava Parish
3200 Plover Road, PO Box 158, Plover, WI 54467
Fax: (715) 344-6121
HLP-8374 Posted 05/19/16 – 06/30/16
St. Bronislava Parish, a vibrant faith community serving 1,800 families, located 5 miles south of Stevens Point, seeks a motivated, enthusiastic individual to join our Pastoral Team. This full-time position requires a practicing Catholic with strong organ, keyboard and vocal skills and competency in choral/ensemble direction. The ideal candidate must be able to work well in a collaborative environment. Minimum qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Music/Liturgy or equivalent education and preferably three to five years’ experience in a parish setting. Salary commensurate with experience. Position available August 1. Send résumé and salary requirements by June 30.
Director of Liturgy and Music
St. Joseph Congregation
S89 W22650 Milwaukee Avenue, Big Bend, WI 53103
Phone: (262) 662-2832
Fax: (262) 662-0783
HLP-8371 Posted 05/19/16
St. Joseph is seeking a candidate filled with the spirit of evangelization and mission for full-time Director of Liturgy and Music. Duties include 3-4 weekend liturgies year round, and 1-2 weekly school liturgies during the school year; directing and leading the adult choir, funeral choir, contemporary youth choir, children choirs, and cantors. Familiarity with sound systems, recording equipment, notation software and word processing software is encouraged. Candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in music or 1-2 years related experience or equivalent combination. Salary/benefits commensurate with experience. Position begins as early as July 1. Please email for complete job description.
Pastoral Musician Seeks Liturgy/Music Position
HLP-8345 Posted 04/07/16
Published liturgical composer/author seeks position in northern NJ (preferably Newark Archdiocese) as Director of Sacred Liturgy, Sacred Music, or both. Published primarily by OCP, also a contributing author of “Today’s Liturgy”; 30 years experience in liturgy and music ministry. Fulltime only, with full diocesan health and benefits plan. Weddings/funerals can be paid by respectable stipend. Hard-working, industrious, self-motivated, husband and father, devout Catholic, aspirant to permanent diaconate. Please contact by email for cover letter and résumé, or to schedule an interview and audition: email@example.com.
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