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If you would like to list a job opening for organist, choir director, cantor, instrumentalist etc., or for more information on available positions, contact:  Alan Lukas, Diocesan Director of Music, 716-652-6565, ADLUKAS@CKS.EDU.  For job listings, please include the following information:

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Current Job Openings

 

Job Title:

Paid Singers

Location:

St. Katharine Drexel Church Choir

135 N. Ogden St. Buffalo

Description/Qualifications:

Who: 1 Alto, 1 Soprano, 1 Bass

**Tentative – 1 Tenor (please call if interested)

Music majors preferred or trained singers with the ability to read music and choral experience.

*Need to be able to prepare music on your own

*Only 1 day per week commitment!

Rehearsal: Sundays 9am – 10am & 11am – 12:30

Mass: Sundays 10am – 11am (mid-Sept – mid-June)

Extra masses available around holidays, Christmas Eve, Easter Week.

Pay: 50/service

Date needed:

Immediate

Contact info:

Contact Heather Lovelace, Director of Music for info

Call/Txt 531R8986 or email hrlovelace@gmail.com

Date Posted:

8/11/16

 

Job Title:

Music Teacher/Organist

Location:

St Andrew's Parish, Kenmore

Description/Qualifications:

St Andrew's Parish, Kenmore is looking for a full time music teacher who can also play three mass on the weekend. The church has a fairly new 3 manual Allen organ; there is no choir. Masses are Saturday 4:00 and 7:30 and 9:30 on Sunday. The contemporary ensemble leads the 11:30 mass. The school is enrolled with PreK-8th grades. You do NOT have to have NYS certification in music education to be considered for the position.

Date needed:

Immediate

Contact info:

Please contact Deacon Terry Harter, at 873-6716 or fax application to 873-2214. Email: standrewkenmore@roadrunner.com

Date Posted:

8/1/16

 

Job Title:

Organist/Cantor

Location:

St. Bernard Roman Catholic Church, located at 1990 Clinton St. in Buffalo, NY 14206

Description/Qualifications:

Part-time organist/cantor for (2) weekend masses: 4pm on Saturday, and 11:30am on Sunday. Also must be available for occasional rehearsals with small singing group, holy day masses, funerals, and weddings.

Date needed:

Immediate

Contact info:

For further information or to apply, please email Brian Meyer at BMcopywriter@gmail.com.

Date Posted:

7/23/16

 

Job Title:

Organist/Cantor

Location:

St. Philip the Apostle Roman Catholic Church

950 Losson Rd,

Cheektowaga, NY 14227

Description/Qualifications:

Play and Cantor two (three on choir weeks) weekend Masses.

Accompany Adult Choir weekly rehearsals and twice monthly Sunday Mass.

Plan, Rehearse and Direct Group X (Jr/ Sr High School Group).

Assist with Special services (i.e. Musical Rosary, St. Philip’s Sing Outdoor Concerts, Confirmation, Lenten Station & communion services, Holy Day, Funeral and Wedding Masses).

Date needed:

Immediate

Contact info:

For further information or interview, please contact:

Audrey Shafer at 668-8370 x231

-OR-

Attn: A Shafer at loaves@roadrunner.com or shaferdacw@aol.com

Date Posted:

7/12/16

 

Job Title:

Director of Music/Organist (part-time)

Location:

St. Teresa Roman Catholic Church

1974 Seneca Street

Buffalo, NY 14210

Description/Qualifications:

The position includes the following responsibilities: (a) 3 weekend Masses – 4:30pmVigil, 8:45am & 11am; (b) Triduum and Christmas Masses; (c) work with adult choir (Soprano & Alto) and cantor(s); (d) facilitate occasional liturgy meetings; and, (e) coordinate the maintenance of parish instruments. The parish boasts a 3-manual Johnson pipe organ that was rebuilt in 1995 and currently maintained by Heritage Pipe Organs, and an electronic piano. The desired applicant will: (a) possess the skillset necessary to lead the congregation in song through his/her playing (pipe organ and piano) and singing; (b) demonstrate competency in and appreciation for Catholic liturgy; (c) be familiar with the Breaking Bread missalette - the main worship aid for the parish; and, (d) be available for weddings/funerals. On average, the parish celebrates 5 weddings and 60 funerals per year, the stipends for which are in addition to parish salary.

Date needed:

Fall 2016

Contact info:

Interested applicants are invited to submit a statement of interest and current resume to Fr. Jim Cunningham, Pastor, 81551jbcbflony@gmail.com, or 1974 Seneca St., Buffalo, NY, 14210.

Date Posted:

6/27/16

 

Job Title:

Music Director/Organist

Location:

St. John the Baptist Parish

2021 Sandridge Rd, Alden, NY 14004

Description/Qualifications:

St. John the Baptist Parish in Alden, NY is seeking an enthusiastic part-time Director of Music/Organist who will lead and develop a music program, exhibiting proficiency as an organist while providing accompaniment and choral conducting. Ability to direct a school children’s choir a plus. Reference and background check required.

Date needed:

Immediate

Contact info:

Send resume to:

 

Rev. James D. Ciupek

2021 Sandridge Rd

Alden, NY 14004

email: churchlady@rochester.rr.com

Date Posted:

3/28/16

 

Job Title:

Cantor

Location:

St. Andrew R.C. Church
34 Francis St.
Sloan, NY 14212

Description/Qualifications:

St. Andrew Church of Sloan is looking for a cantor for their 4:00 pm Mass on Saturdays. The stipend is $30.00 for a weekend Mass and $45.00 for funerals and weddings.

Date needed:

Immediate

Contact info:

If interested call Linda Orszulak at 894-5109.

Date Posted:

2/29/16

 

Job Title:

Parish Musician

Location:

St. Bernadette Church

5930 South Abbott Road

Orchard Park

Description/Qualifications:

A Part-time musician is needed for the 5PM Mass on alternate Saturdays. An experienced musician familiar with Roman Catholic liturgy and Contemporary Liturgical Music is being sought.

Date needed:

Immediate

Contact info:

Please contact Fr. Paul D. Seil, (716) 649-3090 or BuffaloPadre@gmail.com to apply or for more information.

Date Posted:

2/26/16

  

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