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DIRECTOR OF MUSIC MINISTRY
Music Ministry, PT Employee
Bellarmine Chapel (Cincinnati, OH)
St. Robert Bellarmine Parish is searching for a half-time staff person (20 hrs/wk) to coordinate and cultivate music for worship, primarily for Sunday morning liturgies. The successful candidate will be able to plan and select music for liturgies, execute music solo or as part of an ensemble, lead the choir and the congregation, train and support volunteer cantors and choir members, and develop the worship aids to support our parishioners in their desire to participate in liturgy, as well as introducing and teaching new music.
Qualifications include formal training in music, both instrumental and vocal; excellent skill in both piano and organ performance; understanding of liturgical rites and familiarity with the broad spectrum of music used in Catholic liturgy, including both traditional and contemporary style. A minimum of 3-5 years of experience accompanying and directing music in a church setting is desired.
We are a Jesuit parish on the campus of Xavier University. We are a parish of choice for approximately 740 households throughout Greater Cincinnati. Send cover letter, resume’, salary requirements and references to Karen Brandstetter, Pastoral Associate, Bellarmine Chapel, 3800 Victory Parkway, Cincinnati, Ohio 45207. ([email protected]; Fax (513) 745-2031) Deadline for application is September 19, 2014. (79)