Part-Time Music Coordinator

Saint Gabriel Catholic Church, a vibrant parish of more than 1100 families in Chesterfield, VA seeks to hire a part time Music Coordinator (20 hours/week) to help create a dynamic and inspiring liturgical experience. Their primary responsibilities include planning the music for all Liturgies in coordination with the Pastor and Liturgical Council, inspiring the community to participate musically in the liturgy and empowering the musicians and vocalists to share their musical gifts at the parish.  The ideal candidate must be a Catholic in good standing, possess a solid understanding of Catholic Liturgy including holy days, weddings and funerals, know a  variety of styles of liturgical music, lead and train cantors, musicians and choir, and work in cooperation with and under the direction of the pastor. The ability to play both keyboard and piano is a plus. A music degree is preferred but not required. Excellent computer skills a must. Salary is in accordance with Diocesan scale.

Education and/or Certification: Degree in Music performances and composition or equivalent education and experience preferred. 

Experience: Two or more years liturgical music experience.  Strong knowledge and appreciation of Catholic Liturgy.

To Apply: Please send a resume and Diocesan Application (click "Employment and Benefits," then "Apply for Job," then "Download Employment Application") to:  Therese Venti, 8901 Winterpock Road, Chesterfield, VA 23832; fax 804-639-6591 or [email protected]