Feb 05, 2021

Director of Music and Liturgy

  • Our Lady of Mercy Church
  • Our Lady of Mercy Church, Bartlett Road, Harborcreek, PA, USA
Full time Ministry, Music

Job Description

Our Lady of Mercy Roman Catholic Church, Harborcreek, PA is seeking a Director of Music and Liturgy.  A welcoming, engaged community of 600 families, we are committed to spiritual growth, and sharing a vibrant faith.  Over 400 of our members serve in more than 55 ministries to meet the needs of the members of our parish and the Harborcreek community. 

The full-time Director of Music and Liturgy is actively engaged in the worship life of the parish and leads a music ministry program that includes a mix of cantors, a 20+ voice choir and various instrumentalists to support three liturgies a weekend. Duties include, but are not limited to, accompanying liturgies on a Roland Digital Mini Grand Piano, selection of music; rehearsing and directing the choir; planning special liturgies and creating worship aids as needed.  The director oversees all liturgical ministries, assuring their scheduling, training, and ongoing spiritual formation.

Candidates must possess a bachelor’s degree in music or equivalent experience; strong keyboard skills; vocal skills; be open to different styles of music; knowledge and understanding of Catholic liturgy and the ability to plan liturgies; and excellent organizational and communication skills.

Applicants should send a cover letter and resume with salary requirements and three named references to info@ourladyofmercychurch.org.  Applicants are encouraged to include a link demonstrating their musical proficiencies and to visit https://www.ourladyofmercychurch.org to learn more about Our Lady of Mercy.      

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