Director of Music, St Mary of Vernon Church (Indian Creek, IL)

The Director of Music is a member of the Pastoral Staff and is directly responsible to the Pastor. The Director assists the Pastor with overall efforts to ensure parishioners encounter Jesus Christ through prayer, the sacraments, and worship. The scope of this role is to discern, plan, prepare and implement music opportunities for everyone in the parish (we do not have a school). 

The Director of Music supports parish leadership in the planning, execution and celebration of all parish liturgical celebrations, including sacramental celebrations.

The Director applies an appropriate balance of traditional and contemporary musical styles. At all times the Director helps to animate the full, active and conscious participation of the assembly in divine worship. As a member of the Pastoral Staff, the Director is expected to take an active pastoral role in the parish.

The position is full-time/exempt, benefits eligible, reporting to the Pastor.

For more information contact Reverend Ignatius Anaele, Pastor, at

To learn more about St. Mary of Vernon Catholic Church, visit

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