Director of Music Ministry – St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Roman Catholic Church, Lexington

Immediate opening for a full-time music director in a vibrant Catholic parish located in Central Kentucky…the Horse Capital of the World.  Duties include being a pastoral musician and providing responsible leadership of a varied music ministry consisting of an adult choir, children’s choir, hand bell choir, cantors, and instrumental ensembles.  Coordination and musical leadership of weekly parish masses, those on holy days of obligation, occasional funerals, and one weekly school mass will also be expected of the successful candidate.

Applicants should be a practicing Catholic living in harmony with the Church’s teachings in the Catechism.  Preference will be given to candidates that can demonstrate familiarity with a spectrum of church music, from chant to contemporary.  Minimum requirements are a degree in Music, or comparable knowledge, with a minimum of two (2) years of directly related church musical experience.

Consider relocating to Lexington, if not already a resident, where you can enjoy four beautiful seasons of the year, along with award-winning rural landscapes a short distance outside of a nationally recognized city with an outstanding quality of life.

All candidates are encouraged to apply to [email protected] by January 1, 2024.  Interviews may be limited, depending upon the number of applicants.