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Assistant Director of Music
The Cathedral of SS Simon and Jude
6351 N 27th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85017
Email: mmeloche@simonjude.org
Website: www.simonjude.org; https://www.dropbox.com/s/wqolhnc8hasrq5s/assistant-dropbox.pdf?dl=0
HLP-8235 Posted 06/12/15

Full-time with benefits. The Assistant Director chants the propers (English and/or Latin) and Ordinary at Daily Mass Monday-Thursday, works with the auditioned Children's Choir Monday-Thursday, sings as part of the professional Cathedral Choir on Sunday, directs the Cathedral Youth Schola, and executes music at the Sunday Spanish Masses.  Days off: Friday/Saturday. The ability to play the organ (or at least sufficient keyboard skills), speak (or at minimum sing in) Spanish, a love of chant/polyphony, a strong desire to work with children, and exceptional vocal skills are necessary. More information can be found at above dropbox. Apply via email.

Music/Liturgy Director
Saint Jerome Catholic Church and School
10815 N. 35th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85029
Phone: (602) 467-4902
Email: nsantiago@saintjerome.org
Website: www.saintjerome.org
HLP-8231 Posted 06/04/15

Full-time. To lead a contemporary worship music ministry that fosters full, active, conscious participation of the worshipping assembly. The Director of Music & Liturgy is also responsible for overseeing various Liturgical ministries and preparing scripts and rituals for Holy Days and special celebrations. Music/Liturgy Director will be responsible for providing music for funerals and weddings. Ideal candidate will have a desire and ability to joyfully lead volunteer and stipend musicians; ability to organize, coordinate contemporary ensembles and train Cantors, musicians and technical team members (Digital Sound Board and Pro Presenter lyric/video presentation system); bilingual is a plus.



Director of Music and Liturgy
St. Francis of Assisi Parish
1066 26th Street, Sacramento, CA 95816
Phone: (916) 443-8084
Email: Resume@stfrancisparish.com
Website: www.stfrancisparish.com
HLP-8246 Posted 06/30/15

St. Francis is a parish that sings! Our vibrant liturgies encourage full, conscious, and active participation— with 1800 parishioner households from over 100 zip codes, and over 200 volunteers in liturgical ministries. We are a Franciscan parish, seeking a full-time Director of Music and Liturgy to plan and coordinate four weekend liturgies and other liturgical celebrations; coordinate two adult choirs, children’s choir, cantors, instrumentalists, and accompanists. Qualifications: degree in music or theology/divinity; firm foundation in liturgy and Vatican II theology; experience coordinating parish ministries (3-5 years preferred). Salary in accordance with Diocesan guidelines. Visit website for full job description.



Director of Music and Organist
The Parish of St. Catherine of Siena
220 Shelton Road, Trumbull, CT 06611
Phone: (207) 377-3133
Email: office@stcatherinetrumbull.com
HLP-8247 Posted 06/30/15

Full-time. Growing suburban parish, 1,300 families, seeks director who knows and loves Roman Rite, has strong organizational and interpersonal skills, choral conducting experience, ability to grow adult and children’s choirs (soon forming additional groups), train cantors and instrumentalists, work collaboratively and cooperatively with Pastor. Must have great proficiency in organ, and understand dynamics of congregational singing, to foster participation while utilizing full range of the Roman Catholic Church’s musical patrimony. Computer skills very preferable. Minimum four Masses per weekend, one to three rehearsals per week; no travel. Compensation package commensurate with experience and education; weddings/funerals additional income. Available Summer 2015.

Director of Liturgical Music
Fairfield University
1073 N. Benson Road, Fairfield, CT 06824
Email: mscalese@fairfield.edu
Website: https://fairfield.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=60255
HLP-8242 Posted 06/26/15

Full-time. Coordinates and supervises all musical selections, choral and music groups performing at liturgies in the university chapel. Requirements: practicing Catholic with a master’s degree in music or related study; working knowledge and appreciation of contemporary and traditional liturgical music that encourages congregational singing; demonstrated proficiency in choral conducting and keyboard accompaniment; experience working with college-age students possessing a range of musical abilities; ability to facilitate the recruitment and development of students in choral and instrumental music ministry. Additional information and application via the website link provided here.

Manager of Music Programs and Concert Production
Yale Institute of Sacred Music
409 Prospect St., New Haven CT 06511
Website: http://ism.yale.edu and http://ism.yale.edu/careers
HLP-8211 Posted 05/01/15

Yale Institute of Sacred Music seeks a Manager of Music Programs and Concert Production. This full-time position at Yale University manages and implements the administrative and executive functions necessary for all ISM concerts and ensembles, and for ISM graduate programs in music (choral conducting, organ, voice). More information found at above website links.



Music Coordinator/Organist
Prince of Peace Catholic Church
702 Valley Forge Boulevard, Sun City Center FL 33573
Fax: (813) 633-6670
E-mail: maureen@popcc.org
Website: www.dosp.org
HLP-8226 Posted 05/28/15

Facilitates and plays organ/piano for liturgical celebrations under guidance of Parish Pastor, responsible for liturgy, education, communication, choir development and training, Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Music or its equivalent; Requires skills in keyboard, voice and conducting. Excellent written and oral communication skills; Must be a practicing Roman Catholic; visit Diocese of St Petersburg website for more details. 



Director of Music and Liturgy
Saint Jude the Apostle Catholic Church
7171 Glenridge Drive, NE, Atlanta, GA 30328
Phone: (770) 394-3896
Fax: (770) 399-7866
Email: ekehres@stjudeatlanta.net
HLP-8228 Posted 05/28/15

Full-time. Responsibilities: Organization of overall parish worship and liturgical music ministry, piano and organ musicianship at parish masses, recruitment and development of volunteer adult and children's choirs, cantors and accompanists, and leadership within the parish Liturgy Committee. A degree in music or higher, plus five years' parish experience is preferred. Candidate must be Catholic, organized, able to work independently with minimal supervision; have strong skills in: organ/piano, leading assembly in song, choir direction, arranging liturgies, organization/computer skills, and pastoral collaboration. Position includes benefits, salary commensurate with experience. Email or fax cover letter (with salary requirements) and résumé to Eileen Kehres.



Director of Music Ministries
Immaculate Conception Parish
7211 W. Talcott Avenue, Chicago, IL 60631
Phone: (773) 775-3833
Fax: (773) 775-4017
E-mail before July 20: KatieRholl@icparish.info
E-mail after July 20: RHegarty@icparish.info
HLP-8243 Posted 06/26/15

Immaculate Conception Church, a family oriented parish on the northwest side of Chicago, seeks a full-time director for their growing music ministry. The ideal candidate is a practicing Catholic with a passion for the liturgy and an energetic person with the ability to engage both adults and children. Responsibilities include playing for several weekend Masses, directing the Adult Choir, two Children’s Choirs, Children’s Cantor program, and contemporary Youth Worship Ensemble. Possibility for conducting Adult Handbell group if interested. Must have strong skills as a pianist, organist, vocalist, and have a strong knowledge of Catholic Liturgy.

Director of Liturgy and Music
St. Clare of Assisi Parish
1411 Cross Street, O’Fallon, IL 62269
Email:  jamaeshubirg@yahoo.com
Website: www.stclarechurch.org
HLP-8223 Posted 05/22/15

St Clare of Assisi Parish in O'Fallon, IL seeks a full-time Director of Liturgy and Music for our vibrant, suburban community of 1,100 households. We seek a Spirit-filled, practicing Catholic with strong knowledge and experience in coordinating parish liturgy and music, as well as developing and directing liturgical ministers and musicians. Organ and piano proficiency are preferred but not required.  Applicant must have at least a BA in music, liturgy or pastoral ministry and possess strong communication, organizational and leadership skills.  Candidate would be responsible for three weekend Masses, funerals and weddings, and leading three parish choirs. 

Director of Music Ministries
St. Anne Catholic Church
551 Boulder Hill Pass, Oswego, IL 60543
Email: stanne@stanneparish.org
Website: www.stanneparish.org
HLP-8217 Posted 05/08/15

Full-time, benefitted. Proficient on piano/organ (31 Rank Martin Ott). Direct adult/children’s choirs and adult/children’s handbell choirs. Train 12+ cantors. Oversee a Contemporary Music Ministry. Welcoming parish of 2300 families. Knowledge of Catholic Faith and Liturgy is required. In addition to weekend Liturgies you will be responsible for funerals, weddings, special event liturgies. Salary commensurate with experience and education. Email résumé



Director of Liturgy and Music
Queen of Peace Catholic Church and School
4508 Vistula Road, Mishawaka, IN 46544
Phone: (574) 255-9674
E-mail: lhaverty@queenofpeace.cc
Website: www.queenofpeace.cc
HLP-8244 Posted 06/26/15

Full or part-time, 900 family parish.  Responsibilities may include overseeing liturgical music at four weekend Masses and one weekly school Mass, coordinating liturgical ministries, and/or teaching K-8 general music in our grade school.  Excellent opportunity to lead strong choral program with dedicated and talented singers/students.  Resources include Rodgers electronic organ and Yamaha baby grand, Gather Comprehensive II hymnal.  Bachelor’s degree in music/liturgy or equivalent required.  Salary commensurate with training and experience.  Applications accepted until July 15 for an ideal start date of August 3.  Email résumé and cover letter in PDF format and address correspondence to Fr. John Eze, pastor.

Director of Liturgy and Worship
St. John Paul II Parish
216 Schellers Avenue, Sellersburg, IN 47172
Email: liturgysearch@stjohnpaulparish.org
Website: www.stjohnpaulparish.org
HLP-8215 Posted 05/08/15

Accepting applications for this full-time position for our parish community. Applicants must possess strong keyboard, organ and piano skills. They must also be able to utilize leadership and interpersonal skills and have a passion for Catholic worship as described in the documents of the Second Vatican Council. The successful candidate must be able to work collaboratively in a team model and will assume responsibility for all aspects of liturgy and liturgical music, including coordination of choirs, cantors, liturgical ministers, liturgy committee, and the supervision of two part-time paid positions. Please email above address for additional information and submission of résumé.



Director of Music and Worship
Catholic Community of St. Patrick
1000 N. Beckley Station Road, Louisville, KY 40245
Email: mmcnally@stpatrick-lou.org
Website: www.stpatrick-lou.org
HLP-8219 Posted 05/15/15

St. Patrick, a suburban parish with over 1,400 families and a school with 670 students, seeks a full-time Director of Music and Worship. Responsibilities include: Organization of overall worship and music ministry, piano and organ musicianship at parish and school masses, recruitment and development of adult and children’s choirs, ensembles, cantors and accompanists, and leadership within the parish worship committee. A Bachelors or higher in music plus five years’ experience is preferred. Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision. Interviews: early June. Email résumé with cover letter by June 1st to the attention of the Search Committee.



Pastoral Associate for Liturgy and Music
St. Joseph Catholic Community
915 Liberty Road, Eldersburg, MD 21784
Phone: (443) 920-9191
Email: liturgysearch@saintjoseph.cc
Website: http://www.saintjosephcatholiccommunity.org/sjcc/
HLP-8208 Posted 05/01/15

St. Joseph Catholic Community seeks a full-time Pastoral Associate for Liturgy and Music. Successful candidate coordinates parish’s liturgical life to foster full, conscious, and active participation. Position requires competence with the Roman Rite, proven ability to work with volunteers, skill in organ and piano, directing an adult choir, and training and directing cantors and instrumentalists. Full-time position, benefit-eligible, salary commensurate with archdiocesan guidelines; administrative assistant provided; weddings and funerals bring additional income. Minimum requirements: Bachelor’s or higher in music plus five years’ experience leading liturgical ministry. Detailed job description available upon request. Email résumés and inquiries to Search Committee.



Director of Liturgical Music
Immaculate Conception Church
193 Main Street, North Easton, MA 02356
Phone: (508) 238-3232
Email: redegagne@gmail.com
Website: www.icceaston.org
HLP-8213 Posted 05/01/15

Immaculate Conception Parish, North Easton, MA is seeking a trained musician and liturgist to work closely with the Pastor, Parish Staff, Liturgy Planning Committee, and lay volunteer musicians to develop, organize, and direct all the liturgical music for our parish. Please email a letter of intent and a résumé.



Contemporary Music Director
St. Andrew the Apostle Catholic Church
910 Austin Drive, Saline, MI 48176
Email: standrewmusic@comcast.net
HLP-8224 Posted 05/22/15

Part-time (10 hours/week) position leading St. Andrew’s Contemporary Group. Position requires accompanying one parish Mass a week (5:30pm Sundays). Duties include, but are not limited to: accompany/direct 5:30pm Sunday Masses and the 5pm Christmas Eve Mass; two rehearsals a month; plan music for those Masses; provide music at three Youth Group weekend retreats a year. Successful candidate will have familiarity with Roman Catholic liturgy, proficiency in piano or guitar and voice, familiarity with other instruments. Parish has Gather 3rd Edition, Spirit and Song, and a CCLI license. Mail or email résumé, cover letter, and three references to Director of Music.



Director of Music
St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church
9100 93rd Avenue N, Brooklyn Park, MN 55445
Email: barbwenner@saintvdp.org
Website: www.saintvdp.org
HLP-8227 Posted 05/28/15

Vibrant faith community serving over 3,500 families is seeking an engaging and experienced Music Director. This full-time position provides a great opportunity to establish and implement a strong vision for the continued growth of the music ministry.  The Music Director will prepare the multiple choirs, ensembles and musicians to enable the highest possible standard of worship. The qualified candidate will have a Music or Liturgy degree, knowledge of Catholic liturgy/traditions, proficiency in various musical styles, experience in choir direction and work with volunteers, ability to provide accompaniment using piano/organ, as well as singing and vocal skills.

Director of Music
St. Paul-Reformation Lutheran Church
100 North Oxford Street, Saint Paul, MN 55104
Email: musicsearch@stpaulref.org
Website: http://www.stpaulref.org/cantor-search/
HLP-8220 Posted 05/15/15

Historic Lutheran parish of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America seeks a Director of Music for a diverse congregation, grounded in the Lutheran liturgical tradition. Excellent organ, choral, and piano skills are required; this position is .75 time with an allowance for benefits. More information and a full job description can be found on website.



Director of Liturgy & Music
Ste. Genevieve Catholic Church
20 N 4th St. Ste. Genevieve, MO 63670
Phone: (573) 883-2731
Email: DenSchm@Aol.com
HLP-8248 Posted 06/30/15

Seeking full-time Organist and Director of Liturgy and Music for our vibrant, community of about 1,100 households with Grade School and High School. We seek a Spirit-filled, practicing Catholic with strong knowledge and experience in coordinating parish liturgy and music, as well as developing and directing liturgical ministers and musicians. Minimum BA in music, liturgy or pastoral ministry and possess strong communication, organizational and leadership skills. Candidate would be responsible for overseeing weekend Masses, Masses with our Schools and PSR programs, funerals and weddings, and leading parish choirs. Please send cover letter, résumé and three references to: Fr. Dennis Schmidt.

Director of Music
Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
1206 E. McCarty Street, Jefferson City, MO 65101
Phone: (573) 635-6143
Email: icchurch@icangels.com 
HLP-8230 Posted 05/29/15

Seeking a practicing Catholic for full-time Director of Music Ministry for a parish of 1,600 families. Duties include liturgical music planning/preparation, choral direction of adults and children, accompanist for liturgies, and training and scheduling musicians and cantors. Must be competent in organ and piano and knowledgeable in a variety of Catholic music.  Works with the pastor and volunteer music ministers.  Salary commensurate with education and experience. Cover letter, résumé, salary/position history and references should be mailed or emailed to the attention of Larry Jansen.


New Hampshire

Campus Minister and Director of Liturgical Music
Office of Campus Ministry
Saint Anselm College
Manchester, New Hampshire
Website: www.anselm.edu/hr
HLP-8234 Posted 06/04/15

We are seeking a Campus Minister who will direct the liturgical music program of the College. Responsibilities include preparing and directing the music and music ministers for the Sunday evening Mass, Wednesday night Mass, major College liturgical celebrations, etc. Applicants should be practicing Roman Catholics with a Master’s Degree in Liturgical Music or equivalent training and experience. Full-time, benefits. Successful candidates will be able to assist the college to further its strategic goals for institution-wide diversity and inclusiveness.


New Jersey

Assistant for Worship and Music
The Catholic Community of Christ Our Light
402 Kings Highway North, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
Email: mbedics@christourlight.net
HLP-8240 Posted 06/19/15

Duties include: Collaborate with Pastoral Associate for Worship and Music to oversee training, scheduling, and ongoing formation of Liturgical Ministers. Communication of materials and information to ministers. Preparation of presider book and worship aids as needed. Assist on weekends, holy days, and Resurrection Catholic School masses to oversee liturgical ministers as needed. Keep related information on parish website, facebook and app up to date. Substitute for Director of Music Ministries as needed. Position available July 1, 2015, 15 hours per week. Email résumé.

Part-Time Music Director/Organist
Immaculate Conception Church
75 Church Street, Franklin, NJ 07416
Email: icchurch75@yahoo.com
HLP-8233 Posted 06/04/15

Parish in Franklin, NJ (Sussex County) is seeking a part-time Music Director and Organist. Responsibilities include providing music for 3 weekend Masses, holydays and special events, as well as being available for weddings and funerals. Candidates must be experienced in Catholic liturgy, traditions and music, have vocal skills, and be proficient on organ and keyboard. The director will work with the pastor to oversee the planning and coordination of the parish music program which includes Adult, Teen and Youth choirs and volunteer cantors. Interested applicants may email/mail submit résumés, references and salary requirements to Search Committee.

Our Lady of Lourdes Church
1 Eagle Rock Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052
Fax: (973) 325-9105
Email: ollwonj@verizon.net
Website: www.lourdeswestorange.org
HLP-8221 Posted 05/15/15

Our parish family is currently in search of a part-time accompanist. Must be proficient on both organ and piano. Responsibilities include four weekend masses, all seasonal/holy day liturgies, and an annual Christmas concert. Availability for weddings and funerals a plus. Please email/send résumé to the attention of: Pastor/Music Director.

Pastoral Associate for Worship and Music
St. Andrew the Apostle Parish
27 Kresson-Gibbsboro Road, Gibbsboro, NJ 08026
Fax: (856) 435-7508
Email: pastor@churchofsaintandrews.org
Website: www.churchofsaintandrews.org
HLP-8218 Posted 05/08/15

Part-time position requires proficiency in organ and piano, and group choral directing skills. Current ensembles: Adult Choir, Festival Choir, Quartet, Children’s Choir, Youth Band, Contemporary Ensemble. Includes 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. Mail/email cover letter and résumé.

Director of Music/Organist/Pianist
St. Joseph Church
767 Prospect Street, Maplewood, NJ 07040
Email: jamesanthonyworth@gmail.com
HLP-8214 Posted 05/08/15

Part-time. English masses: Sat. 5:00pm, Sun. at 7:30/9:00am/11:30am. Collaborate with staff the planning and coordination of parish music program including Adult, Multi-cultural, Children's choir. Pipe organ/baby grand piano. Holy Days, devotions, weddings, funerals and feasts. Salary commensurate w/experience. Music or liturgy degree preferred, knowledge of Catholic liturgy/traditions, proficiency in various musical styles, experience in choir direction, working with volunteers, ability to provide accompaniment using piano/organ. Please email or mail a cover letter, résumé, references, and links to audio/video files to Fr. Jim Worth/Search Committee.


New York

Director of Music Ministries
Church of Saint Pius X
91 Secor Road, Scarsdale, NY 10583
Phone: (914) 725-2755
Email: dpowell12@gmail.com     
Web site: http://www.saintpiusxchurch.com/
HLP-8225 Posted 05/28/15

The Director will report to and work closely with the Pastor, and is responsible for planning, coordinating, overseeing, and executing all liturgical music needs of the parish. Qualifications: superior keyboard skills on both piano and organ; Bachelor degree in music or equivalent training/experience; knowledge of Catholic liturgy and traditions; familiarity with traditional and contemporary liturgical music; ability to work with both professional and volunteer musicians; possess strong organizational and communication skills. Compensation commensurate with experience. Please mail or email résumé and references to Music Search Committee, c/o Dawn Powell.


North Carolina

Diocesan Director of Liturgical Music
Roman Catholic Diocese of Raleigh
7200 Stonehenge Drive Raleigh, NC 27613
Email: employment.opportunities@raldioc.org
Website: http://dioceseofraleigh.org/content/diocesan-director-liturgical-music
HLP-8245 Posted 06/26/15

The Director of Liturgical Music leads and supervises liturgical music for both the Sacred Heart Cathedral Parish community, as well as the faithful of the Diocese of Raleigh for Diocesan celebrations of the Sacred Liturgy.  The Director also assists both the Cathedral parish and Diocese to develop and facilitate the vision and prepare for the new Holy Name of Jesus Cathedral, expected to be dedicated in 2017. To apply, please email your cover letter and résumé. Additional Information can be found on website.



Music Director
Resurrection of Our Lord
32001 Cannon Road, Solon OH 44139
Email: ebfrey@churchofresurrection.org
Website: www.churchofresurrection.org
Phone: (440) 248-0980 Ext. 24
HLP-8237 Posted 06/19/15

Roman Catholic – 1,200 households. Primary focus: enable assembly’s Eucharistic liturgy participation. Includes: selection of music; keyboard accompaniment; recruiting, directing, rehearsing volunteer musicians, choir, cantors for 3 weekend masses; children’s choir; music for other liturgical, catechetical events; production of concert series. Requirements: strong singing voice; comfort with variety of styles of liturgical music; bachelor of music degree or equivalent; experience with Catholic liturgical rites and music. Send résumés, three references by August 10. Instruments: 6 foot Baldwin Grand Piano, Wicks Hybrid Organ. Hymnals: Gather Comprehensive (2011). Full-time with benefits; salary negotiable (Diocese of Cleveland scale.) Contact Ms Lisa Frey, Pastoral Associate.



Director of Music Ministries & Organist
St. Philip's Episcopal Church
516 McLish Avenue SW, Ardmore, OK 73401
Email: Stidham.Brett@gmail.com
Website: www.sphilipsardmore.org
HLP-8239 Posted 06/19/15

St. Philip's Episcopal Parish, Ardmore, Oklahoma seeks a full-time Director of Music Ministries & Organist. The Parish is situated midway between the Dallas/Ft. Worth metroplex and Oklahoma City. The Director of Music Ministries & Organist is responsible for the Adult choir as well as other small ensembles. In addition, we have a 2 manual, 16 rank Aeolian-Skinner organ (opus 1387)! A full job description, including how to apply for the position, is available via email from Brett Stidham (search co-chair) and on the St. Philip's Episcopal Church website.



Associate Organist
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church
235 East State Street, Doylestown, PA 18901
Phone: (215) 345-8782
Email: chkunkel2@verizon.net
Website: www.ourladymtcarmel.org
HLP-8210 Posted 05/01/15

Vibrant, active congregation of 3,500 families seeks part-time Associate Organist beginning immediately. Responsibilities include playing three weekend masses, other liturgies as may be agreed upon, and accompanying at Thursday evening choir practice. Main responsibility is preparation of organ scores for anthems sung by forty voice parish choir. Associate works under the supervision of the Director of Music. Salary $22,000. Inquiries may be made to the music office by phone. Résumé may be mailed or emailed to the attention of Carl Kunkel.



Director of Sacred Music
St. John the Baptist Catholic Church
7522 Everhart Road, Corpus Christi, Texas 78413
Phone: (361) 991-4400
Email: frvasquez@sjbcctx.org
Website: www.sjbcctx.org
HLP-8241 Posted 06/19/15

St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, a newly established and fast growing parish in Corpus Christi, Texas is seeking a full-time Director of Sacred Music, benefits included.  Must be skilled in organ and piano as well as be able to organize and plan the music for Saturday Vigil, Sundays, Holy Days and special feast days.  Help also to develop an adult choir.  The Director will work closely with the pastor.  Degree in music is preferred, experience and knowledge of Catholic liturgical practice for Ordinary Form and Extraordinary Form of Mass preferred.  Competitive salary. 



Pastoral Assistant for Divine Worship
Sacred Heart Parish
P.O. Box 38, Battle Ground, WA 98604
Email: d.wilson@sacredheartbg.org
Website: www.sacredheartbg.org
HLP-8216 Posted 05/08/15

Full-time with benefits. Would you like to be on a team helping a parish community to build itself around the strengths of Sacred Liturgy?Sacred Heart Parish in Battle Ground, Washington, with its two mission churches, is seeking a dynamic person to coordinate its Sacred Liturgy and Music ministries. The successful applicant will be a practicing Catholic, with knowledge and experience in coordinating parish liturgy and music, as well as developing and directing liturgical ministers and pastoral musicians. Strong instrumental and vocal skills are desired. Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills and a Bachelor’s Degree in a related field required.



Director of Liturgy and Music
St. Rita Parish
Milwaukee, WI
Phone: (414) 541-7525
Email: czab.strita@wi.rr.com
HLP-8238 Posted 06/19/15

St. Rita Parish in Milwaukee, WI is seeking a full-time Director of Music. We are an active participation worshipping community as envisioned by Vatican II. Required: B.A, or its equivalent, knowledge of Catholic liturgy, various styles of ritual music, proficiency in organ and piano, bells, and directing skills for the adult choir, cantors, and instruments. The Director will be responsible for preparing liturgical celebrations, recruitment and formation of liturgical ministers. Salary: based on background and experience. Vibrant worship space, a three manual 33 rank Reuter pipe organ. Submit a cover letter and résumé to Rev. Charles Zabler.

Director of Music Ministries
St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church
602 Everglade Dr., Madison WI  53717
Phone: (608) 833-2606
Email: jennifer@stamadison.org
Website: www.stamadison.org
HLP-8236 Posted 06/12/15

St. Thomas Aquinas, a 1,300+ household parish, with an engaged assembly, professional staff, and established ensembles, accompanists and choir, seeks an enthusiastic Catholic experienced in directing parish music ministries. Strong piano and vocal skills preferred, with proficiency on other instruments, and a broad repertoire of uplifting sacred music.  Degreed applicant with collaborative leadership skills will coordinate music at four weekend Masses (one Spanish), funerals and weddings, train and develop choirs, and provide music for various programs. Competitive salary ($48,000 to $60,000) plus stipends. Bilingual (Spanish/English) a plus. See website or email Jennifer for full description or to apply.


For Sale

Pipe Organ for Sale
Lauck Organ Company
Phone: (847) 772.5253
Email: dbq054S1@dbqarch.org
HLP-8222 Posted 05/15/15

Opus 51, 2000. Price: $48,900.  Electric action, 2 manual/pedal, 5 ranks, pristine, self contained in oak case, fits under 8’ ceiling. Dimensions: 7’6” wide, 7’11” high, 30” deep. Designed as a versatile instrument ideally suited for small worship space, college studio or private residence. Organ currently in Otsego, Michigan, one hour from Grand Rapids/NPM convention site. Owner/builder will schedule showings for interested parties prior to or during convention. For information and specs, call or email Jim Mendralla.  View You Tube video of instrument here.


Hotline is a service provided by the Membership Department at the National Office.  Listings include members seeking employment, churches seeking staff, and occasionally church music supplies or products for sale.  We encourage institutions offering salaried positions to include the salary range in the ad and to indicate whether that range accords with NPM salary guidelines.  Other useful information: instruments in use (pipe or electronic organ, piano), size of choirs, and the names of music resources/hymnals in use at the parish.

Format: The header includes the position title, church or organization name, address, phone, fax, e-mail and/or website addresses.  Following the header, ads are limited to a maximum of 100 words.

Fee: $75 (members) or $100 (non-members) for two months

Submission: Ads may be submitted by e-mail to Kathleen Haley at haley@npm.org, faxed to (240) 247-3001, or mailed to: Hotline Ads, 962 Wayne Avenue, Suite 210, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4461.  Please include your membership number (if applicable) and the name of the person to whom or institution to which the invoice should be sent.  Properly formatted ads received by 5pm (Eastern) on Thursday will be posted that weekend.

Properly formatted ads received over the next few weeks will be posted on the NPM Job Hotline according to the following schedule
due to staff travel before, during, and after the NPM national convention. Note all times are in the Eastern time zone.

  • Ads received after 2pm on June 30 but before 2pm on Monday, July 13 will be posted on or before July 15
  • Ads received after 2pm on July 13 will be posted on Monday, July 20


Removal: If the position is filled before the two month listing period ends, the NPM office should advised immediately (Kathleen Haley at haley@npm.org or 240-247-3000) so the ad can be removed.



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