(05/12/2022)
Blessed Trinity Parish
St. Petersburg

Blessed Trinity is seeking Director of Music Ministry. This is a full time position with benefits.

Goals: 

  • To develop a prayerful, singing assembly through celebration, preparation, education and personal ministry
  • To build and sustain congregational song at all parish liturgies
  • To increase attendance at liturgies though the quality of music selected and executed
  • To develop a plan, in coordination with other staff and ministries, to expand choir membership
  • To recruit, train, and develop cantors musically and liturgically

Duties:

  • Responsible for all music associated with worship
  • Maintain music licensing /copyright permission for performance, reproduction and livestreaming
  • Participate in planning the liturgies and be primarily responsible for music selection of all regular, Holy Day and sacramental liturgies, as well as parish missions
  • Produce worship aid template for production, for all weekend and Holy Day liturgies
  • Provide music and singing for Holy Days, funerals, and weddings, as well as weekend masses.
  • Maintain musical instruments and arrange for professional services

Other Responsibilities:

  • Attend all staff and liturgical committee meetings
  • Formulate an annual music ministry budget for approval by Business Manager and be responsible for managing to that budget
  • Arrange for substitute/supplemental musicians and provide all necessary information for payment to the Business Manager in advance of event
  • Coordinate, seek talent for and/or participate in parish concerts.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Must have experience/education in Catholic liturgical celebrations.
  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in music
  • Experience of at least five years in liturgical music leadership
  • Proficient playing organ and piano
  • Experience in directing music, choirs, and liturgical planning
  • Must be organized and have good people skills

Candidate must successfully pass a Level II Background Screening and complete Safe Environment Training.

Please send resume to: amc@btsp.org