POSITION TITLE: Director of Sacred Music
REPORTS TO: Pastor (for content) and Director of Ministry (for organizational matters)
FLSA Status: Exempt
CLASSIFICATION: Full-Time, Salaried
BROAD STATEMENT OF RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Director of Sacred Music (DOSM) is a leader who is responsible for supporting the parish’s liturgical celebrations with rich Catholic music that honors Christ and nurtures the faith of participants. The DOSM leads and manages the Music Department. Under the DOSM’s leadership, the Music Department implements the mission, values, and goals of the parish’s ministry vision and strategic plan, in accordance with the liturgical standards of the USCCB and the Diocese of Grand Rapids. In particular, the DOSM is responsible for selecting and planning liturgical music; organizing, training, and recruiting cantors; and developing the adult, youth, and children choirs, handbells, and musicians. The DOSM provides music for all weekend liturgies, sacramental celebrations, Holy Days, funerals, and weddings, and collaborates with Corpus Christi Catholic School for school Masses. The DOSM supervises any support staff or volunteers who support the music ministry and administers record-keeping functions related to music, in accordance with the current organizational chart and staff configuration.
A detailed job description and qualifications are available on the parish website.
Please mail/email cover letter and resume to Greg Smith, Director of Ministry
Our Lady of the Lake
480 152nd Avenue
Holland, MI 49424