Part-Time Music Director/Minister
St. Leonard Catholic Faith Community – 8100 Clyo Rd., Centerville, OH 45458

Duties and Responsibilities:
The Music Director/Minister is responsible to attend monthly meetings and participate as an active member of the Prayer and Worship Ministry. She/he should also accompany and direct music for all Community liturgies. This includes our weekly 10:30am Sunday celebrations, Triduum services, Holy days of obligation, Reconciliation services and all funerals.  She/he  is also to prepare and conduct weekly Sunday morning choir rehearsals before Mass, as well as weeknight rehearsals as needed, particularly in preparation for Advent, Christmas, Triduum and Easter.

Interested persons should send a resume and cover letter to slfc.pa01@gmail.com. or for further discussions about the opening.
Title Director of Music Ministry [Part Time]
Categories Church Openings
Location Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church, Trenton, OH
Job Information Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church (Trenton, OH) is seeking a part time Director of Music Ministry to serve our parish of 200 families. The Director of Music Ministry plans & leads music for 3 weekend liturgies, all holy day liturgies, and special liturgies as needed (including All Souls evening prayer & First Communion). When requested will provide music for funerals and weddings for additional compensation. The Director of Music Ministry will hold choir rehearsal outside of Mass times and conduct the choir during weekend liturgies and on holy days. Will attend staff meetings for liturgical planning. Will be responsible for scheduling maintenance of sound equipment and music equipment when needed. Successful candidates will be proficient in organ/keyboard & have strong vocal skills. Must be a practicing Catholic with a strong liturgical knowledge as evidenced by experience in liturgical music ministry and/or formal training credentials. Must have the ability to lead the congregation in praise through music and direct & recruit volunteer musicians (choir, cantors & other musicians). Will be familiar with the operation of professional sound equipment. Must pass a background, reference and criminal check & be VIRTUS trained or successfully complete VIRTUS training prior to employment. Please submit resume and cover letter to Fr. Paul Gebhardt, fpghnls@gmail.com or mail to Holy Name of Jesus, 222 Hamilton Ave, Trenton, OH  45067
Date Posted 2020-01-21


Title Archdiocesan Director of Music
Categories Administrative Openings
Location Archdiocese of Cincinnati/St. Peter in Chains Cathedral, Cincinnati, OH
Job Information The Archdiocese of Cincinnati seeks a talented, experienced pastoral musician to serve as Archdiocesan Director of Music and principal musician for the Cathedral of St. Peter-in-Chains. The Director of Music will ensure excellence in sacred music throughout south and southwest Ohio by training and forming pastoral musicians and serving as principal musician for archdiocesan liturgies. They will also direct the music ministry at the cathedral, including a professional choir and a sacred music series.

The ideal candidate has a master’s degree in organ or choral conducting, or a degree in sacred music, with years of experience in a cathedral or large parish and is a practicing Catholic. An additional degree in theology, liturgy, ministry or a related field is preferred. They should be highly skilled in the leadership of congregational singing, an accomplished choral conductor, proficient at the keyboard, formed for pastoral ministry, able to form and train other musicians, and willing to work with a ministry team.

This full-time position, available July 1, includes a competitive salary commensurate with education and experience, excellent benefits, and flexible hours.

To apply please send a letter of interest, resume and Application for Employment to the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, Department of Human Resources, 100 E. Eighth St., Cincinnati, OH 45202 or email humanresources@catholiccincinnati.org.

Employment is contingent on successful completion of all background checks and Virtus requirements.

Application deadline is March 30, 2020.