Monday, September 20, 2004

Seek and Ye Shall Find: Parish Classifieds

Position Opening

Music Director for Holy Spirit Parish
A full time position serving the needs of Holy Spirit School and Church. 60% School position, 3 days per week full benefits. 40% Church position. Salary based on diocesan teacher scale and diocesan guidelines commensurate with experience.

Music Teacher/Director - Holy Spirit School
The Music Teacher/Director teaches all aspect of music, including music appreciation, composers, vocalization and musical notation to grades K-6. He/she prepares and teaches the music selected by the teachers and/or religion coordinator for all school liturgies and prayer services. He/she is significantly involved in the planning and moderates the school choir and prepares these students for the Annual Diocesan Choral Festival.

Music Director - Holy Spirit Church
The Music Director works with parish choirs, cantors and instrumentalists. This includes practice, direct, train, and recruit personnel. This director also orders, selects and coordinates music and oversees and reviews copyrights. He/she represents the parish music team at the parish, Diocesan and Regional meetings. He/she develops and manages volunteers for music-related tasks, i.e., schedule music ministers, select, file and maintain music in the music library. Interfaces with staff and volunteers to assist with music needs of parish programs (supplemental liturgies, RCIA, Catechetics, Youth Ministry). The Music Director performs as a functioning member of the Liturgy Committee.

Qualifications:
BA/Credential required. Liturgical music background, practical experience in parish liturgy, emphasis on keyboard expertise, choir direction and work with instrumentalists, organizational and computer skills.

Send resume to:
Eileen Beck, Principal, Holy Spirit School
1198 Redmond Avenue, San Jose, CA 95120
email: Eileen.Beck@holyspirit-school.org

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