St. Ignatius of Loyola, a vibrant parish community of 4500+ families in
Spring TX, Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston, with a pastoral staff of
28, is seeking a practicing Roman Catholic with qualifications in music
and liturgy, for the position of full-time Director of Music.
This position requires an energetic person of faith possessing strong
administrative and musical skills with pastoral experience based on the
teachings of Vatican II and the post conciliar documents and rooted in
the Novus Ordo. The Director of Music works in collaboration with the
Pastoral Associate for Worship to engage the assembly in full, active
and conscience participation. The director supervises the full-time
Associate Director of Music, accompanists, and all music ministers.
Responsibilities include participation in the liturgy planning process,
formation/scheduling/supervision of music ministers, playing for and
choral direction at several weekend liturgies and parish funeral and
wedding liturgies, developing/directing adult choirs and cantors, and
directing the handbell choir and instrumental ensembles. Pastoral
experience, organ, piano, directing skills, a degree in music (or
equivalent), and proficiency in music software, are required.
Please submit a cover letter and resume to