Diocese of Winona-Rochester Employment


Director of Music & Liturgy

St. Francis de Sales @ Moorhead, MN posted on Mon, Jan 03

Apply until: 2022-02-02

Parish: St. Francis de Sales- Moorhead, MN

Job Title: Director of Music & Liturgy

Type of Job: Full time, salaried with benefits, 12 months, Exempt Position

Responsibilities and Tasks:

-Recruits, rehearses, and directs adult choir, encourages development of other choirs

-Recruits, trains, and schedules all musicians, cantors, and instrumentalists

-Plans all music and prepares worship aids as needed

-Primary accompanist for weekend Masses and special liturgies

-Meets with couples in wedding planning as needed

-Meets with families in funeral planning as needed

-Recruits, trains, and schedules all liturgical ministers (ushers/greeters, communion ministers, altar servers, lectors, and sacristans

-Maintains upkeep of music library, worship space, and liturgical supplies

-Leads a baptism class once per month

-Participates in staff meetings and collaborates with other staff and parishioners often

-Works on other tasks as needed by the pastor, and works on self-initiatives as desired by the liturgist

-Maintains working knowledge of conciliar and post-conciliar Church documents


*Bachelor’s degree in music, liturgy, liturgical music, or similar field preferred

*Experience in parish music and/or liturgical ministry

Submit Resume:

If interested send cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Fr. Raúl Pérez-Cobo; email: fatherraul@gmail.com or mail letter of interest with resume to either at the parish office for full job description: 601 15th Ave. N. Moorhead, MN. 56560