Director of Music and Liturgy – Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, Clovis
Full-Time with Benefits
Salary/Hourly Rate: DOQ
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, in Clovis is recruiting for a Director of Music and Liturgy. Under general supervision of the Pastor, the director will oversee liturgy planning and preparation, recruit and direct choirs, play/direct/cantor or otherwise ensure music at all parish liturgies, and oversee various liturgical committees/ministries.
Key Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Play, direct, cantor or otherwise ensure appropriate coverage and implementation of music at weekend and Holy Day Masses, and other Masses and liturgical celebrations (including weddings, funerals, first communions, penance services, etc.).
Provide liturgical and music planning for liturgies.
Recruit, train and rehearse choir members, instrumentalists and cantors.
Preparation of worship aides as needed.
Chair the parish Liturgical Committee.
Oversee the ministries of EMHC, lectors, art & environment, children’s liturgy of the word.
Ordering liturgical supplies.
Monitoring the church sound system/
Key Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of the liturgy and liturgical music
Demonstrated experience to recruit, train and conduct choirs and instrumentalists
Computer skills in word processing/publishing
Education: Graduation from a accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree in music that is acceptable within the United States accredited college or university system.
Experience: Three (3) years full-time paid work experience planning, coordinating, and administering a liturgical music ministry program for a Roman Catholic Church. Work experience should include choral conducting and piano/organ playing proficiency.
License; Possession of a valid California class “C” Driver License.
Other: Applicants must be practicing Catholics in good standing and living within the teachings of th