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Parish Resources Calendar Editor

 

PARISH RESOURCES CALENDAR EDITOR    WLP, CHICAGO  (FRANKLIN PARK)

Position Requirements

  • Knowledge of and experience with Roman Catholic liturgical calendar
  • Familiarity with Roman Catholic traditions, practices, and contemporary parish life
  • Facility with Microsoft® Word®
  • Basic skills with Microsoft® Excel®
  • Proven project management skills and experience
  • Attention to detail and care for quality
  • Good pastoral judgment
  • Sound judgment regarding visual religious art
  • Creativity, flexibility, and a collaborative spirit
  • Familiarity with or aptitude to acquire basic skills with Adobe® InDesign® CC
  • Skill in copy writing and copy editing desired, but not essential
  • Basic skills in Spanish and/or Polish desired, but not essential

Primary Responsibilities

  • Edit four basic calendars and nine additional variations each year
  • Compile all necessary text and information for all calendars
  • Acquire and/or choose appropriate artwork for all calendars
  • Implement process and schedule of design, translation, and proofreading of all calendars in collaboration with WLP Director of Publications and WLP Production Manager
  • Edit other book, print, or digital projects as assigned by the Director of Publications

Work Schedule

Monday through Friday, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm in the Franklin Park office.

Submit resume to:

Mary Beth Kunde-Anderson

Director of Publications

World Library Publications

the music and liturgy division of J.S. Paluch Co., Inc.

3708 River Road

Suite 400

Franklin Park, Illinois 60131-2158

Email: AndersonM@jspaluch.com

 

POSTED 11-7-17

 

WORSHIP AND MUSIC DIRECTOR, EGG HARBOR, WISCONSIN

Stella Maris Parish, in Northern Door County, is accepting applications for a Worship and Music Minister. The successful candidate will be an active Catholic who has knowledgte of worship and liturgical music, proficiency in keyboard techniques, preferably organ, service playing,  knowledge of other instruments, individual and group vocal techniques and choral conduction while prayerfully working from a deep understanding of the foundations of worship. 

This position requires travel between parish sites and a flexible work schedule including weekends­­ and evenings.  The Worship and Music Minister is a salaried position which reports to the pastor with various employee benefits.  The individual is required to have a  Bachelor’s Degree in Music or equivalent.  Please submit your resume or pick up an application at:  Stella Maris Parish Office, Application - Worship and Music Minister, 77 State Highway 42, P O Box 49, Egg Harbor  WI  54209-0049

POSTED 11-6-17

 

Director of Liturgy, St. Stanislaus Catholic Community, Modesto, Calif.

Under the leadership of the Pastor, the Director of Liturgy is responsible for the preparation and celebration of Catholic Liturgies and Rituals. He/She provides leadership in the planning, execution, and celebration of all parish liturgies, and coordinates other liturgical ministries; also educates the parish in areas of liturgy according to the vision of the Second Vatican Council, and assumes administrative responsibilities relevant to the position.   He/She will work closely with the Director of Music and the Liturgy Committee.

Qualifications:·

●    Baptized member of a Catholic parish faith community

●    Liturgy Certificate or equivalent certification and demonstrated evidence/knowledge of current liturgical norms

●    A minimum of 3 years successful work experience in a parish

●    Ability to work flexible hours with some evenings and weekends

●    Knowledge of office and productivity software and web-based applications

●    Proficient in English and Spanish, verbal and written, preferred

 

This is a full-time position. Deadline to apply: November 30, 2017. Please send cover letter/resume, job description request or questions to liturgy@ststanscc.org.

POSTED 10-30-17

 

Director, Office of Divine Worship, Diocese of Raleigh, NC

            Responsibilities:

·         Assists the Diocesan Bishop in his role as the principal liturgist of the Diocese.

·         Serves as a resource on liturgical matters to the Bishop and to the parishes of the Diocese.

·         Coordinates all episcopal and Diocesan liturgies, assuming primary responsibility for providing material and ministerial needs of liturgies celebrated in Holy Name of Jesus Cathedral.

·         Recommends particular norms and praxis in keeping with the universal liturgical norms of the Church.

·         Conducts and is a resource for liturgical formation on the Diocesan and parish levels.

·         Coordinates the celebrations of the Sacrament of Confirmation of Catholics.

·         Collaborates with the Diocesan Director of Music and support staff.

Requirements:

·         Bachelor’s degree in liturgical studies or a closely related field.

·         Master’s degree or Licentiate degree in Liturgy or Liturgical Theology preferred.

·         Practicing Roman Catholic in good standing.

·         Proven experience in planning parish liturgies and participating in the preparation of diocesan liturgies.  

·         Preferred understanding of the Spanish language and Hispanic liturgical customs.

·         Strong leadership and communication skills.

·         Demonstrated experience in providing formation on both the Diocesan and parish levels.

 

About the Diocese:

The Catholic Diocese of Raleigh includes the 54 counties of eastern North Carolina, covering just over 32,000 square miles. The Diocese is divided into eight deaneries with a total of 96 parishes, missions and stations, seven centers for campus ministry and 31 schools and early childhood centers.

In addition to a competitive salary, the Diocese provides a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, life and long term disability insurances and a generous 403(b) plan. To apply, please forward your cover letter and resume to gary.rosia@raldioc.org

POSTED 10-26-17

 

Editor and Liturgical Training Consultant, Liturgy Training Publications, Chicago

Description:  Liturgy Training Publications is seeking an Editor and Liturgical Training Consultant to research, analyze and collaborate on new ideas and products for LTP.  This individual must have a strong background in Catholic liturgy and catechesis, with a broad knowledge of the current Catholic marketplace.

The candidate will serve as a resource to other editors and the marketing department by identifying potential authors and strengthening relationships with worship offices and other diocesan offices to determine their needs.

This position will represent LTP by presenting workshops and other presentations that tie to the resources offered by LTP.  The candidate will work closely with the Media and Events Department in the development of new offerings.

As an editor, this position will have the opportunity to edit manuscripts and ancillary products, following the standards and guidelines set by LTP.  This position is a member of the Editorial team, and will work with the team to achieve department goals.

Our organizational culture is a great fit for individuals that believe in our mission and enjoy working in a collaborative environment. We value accountability, respect and support of each other to reach our goals. As an agency of the Archdiocese of Chicago, we offer outstanding health paid time off and retirement benefits with a recognition of the need to balance work and life.

Experience Required: A Master’s degree in Divinity or Liturgy along with experience working with the areas of catechesis and liturgy.  Public speaking and experience creating and presenting workshops. Editorial experience in preparing manuscripts for submission.

Additional Requirements:  A knowledge of current issues related to Catholic liturgy and catechesis.  Strong written and verbal skills and the ability to communicate with others to develop and new products. Weekend and evening availability to participate in workshops and represent the organization.  Computer proficiency in Microsoft Suite  and Adobe Creative Suite.  Bilingual is a plus.

If you would like to be considered, please submit:

·         cover letter describing the reason(s) for your interest and how your experience would benefit the organization

·         current resume

·         three professional references including job title, phone number, email address

·         salary history or desired salary level

to jobopening@ltp.org , 3949 South Racine Avenue, Chicago, IL 60609, or FAX 773-579-4929.  Please include “Editor and Liturgical Training Consultant position” in the subject or attention line. Incomplete submissions will not be considered.

POSTED 10-16-17

 

FDLC:  ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

The Federation of Diocesan Liturgical Commissions (FDLC) is seeking a part-time administrative assistant.   The duties will span three days per week; scheduling can be flexible.

The successful candidate will be a practicing Roman Catholic, skilled in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and Power Point; have knowledge of website management (Drupal format); and possess excellent communication, organizational, and administrative skills.  College study is preferred. Social media skills and Spanish language proficiency is a plus! 

The FDLC is a non-profit, national organization whose members include Worship Office staffs and liturgical commissions from the dioceses of the USA. Our offices are located near the Catholic University Campus, in northeast Washington, D.C.

Salary is negotiable, commensurate with experience.  For immediate consideration, please send a cover letter, resume, and references to Search Committee, FDLC National Office, 415 Michigan Avenue, NE, Suite 70, Washington, DC 20017. or e-mail to rita@fdlc.org.

POSTED 8-1-17

 

Bilingual Liturgical Training Event Coordinator, LTP, CHICAGO

Experience Required: A college degree in marketing, education or related field along with experience working in faith formation and training at the parish and/or diocesan level.  Must have bilingual English/Spanish competency with coordinating experience and a record of creating and growing relationships which will be used to expand awareness of the resources provided by LTP.  Experience in coordinating events and projects is required.

Additional Requirements:  Must be able to read and write Spanish, with an ability to translate. Weekend and evening availability to participate in workshops and represent the organization.  Flexible schedule with a willingness for occasional travel out of town. A valid driver’s license is required. 

Description:  Liturgy Training Publications is seeking a Bilingual Liturgical Training Coordinator to serve as the champion in coordinating and promoting our media and event offerings for the Hispanic market. To be successful in this position, you should possess an interest in liturgy and support our mission. The ideal candidate will have the ability to develop new relationships that increase awareness of our resources and provide feedback to the organization of the needs of the Hispanic market.

The candidate should have a proven ability to organize and complete complex and multiple work assignments on time and with minimal supervision. The position will coordinate our existing offerings, (National Gathering on Christian Initiation, NGCI; and Ministry Enrichment Gatherings, MEG). You will be translating our existing Virtual Workshop offerings for the Hispanic market and assist in moderating workshops.

This position will represent LTP by networking with national organizations, diocesan offices and individual parishes. Communication will be through email, personal contacts, and the development of marketing campaigns to build awareness and increase participation in our events.

Our organizational culture is a great fit for individuals that believe in our mission and enjoy working in a collaborative environment. We value accountability, respect and support of each other to reach our goals. As an agency of the Archdiocese of Chicago, we offer outstanding health paid time off and retirement benefits with a recognition of the need to balance work and life.

If you would like to be considered, please submit:

·         cover letter describing the reason(s) for your interest and how your experience would benefit the organization

·         current resume

·         three professional references including job title, phone number, email address

·         salary history or desired salary level

to jobopening@ltp.org , 3949 South Racine Avenue, Chicago, IL 60609, or FAX 773-579-4929.  Please include “Bilingual Liturgical Training Coordinator position” in the subject or attention line. Incomplete submissions will not be considered.

POSTED 10-9-17

 

Director of Liturgy and Music

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Wilmington, NC

 Do Liturgy and Music Ministry and hear the surf! Come to Coastal NC – to a growing Catholic parish seeking to further develop its liturgy and music programs.

In collaboration with the Pastor, the Director of Liturgy and Music provides direction and supervision of all parish liturgical celebrations.  Responsibilities would encompass the formation of all liturgical ministers and parish musicians.  In addition, the Director works in relationship with other staff members to support the community to live out the parish vision and mission statements.

The ideal candidate will be a practicing Catholic in good standing; possess an undergraduate degree in music, liturgy, or related field; experience within the Catholic liturgy; skills as an accompanist on the piano and organ; possess organizational, pastoral, computer, and communication skills. This candidate will be involved with the selection of a new piano for the current worship space, and giving input toward the design of an eventual new church building.

This is a regular fulltime, 40-hour per week, salaried, exempt position. In addition to a competitive salary, ICC provides a comprehensive benefits plan, including:

Medical, Dental, Vision insurance, Group life, Long-term disability insurance, a generous 403(b) plan. The position is open immediately.  A full job description is available upon request.

A cover letter expressing the candidate’s understanding of liturgy and music, and resume may be submitted via email to searchcommittee2017icc@gmail.com

Immaculate Conception Parish of 1,000 families which ministers to the faithful coastal community of Carolina Beach, NC just minutes from historic Wilmington, NC. The community is ministered by the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales. St. Francis de Sales advocates Living Jesus Christby proclaiming the Gospel, celebrating the Eucharist, nourishing our Faith, and serving all God's people with compassion, humility and gentleness.

POSTED 9-26-17

 

DIOCESAN DIRECTOR OF MUSIC MINISTRIES/ORGANIST-- DIOCESE OF WHEELING-CHARLESTON

Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, 1311 Byron Street, Wheeling, WV 26003, Attn: Bryan Minor, Director of Human Resources, bminor@dwc.org, 304-233-0880 ext. 262

Responsible for music associated with worship at the Cathedral of Saint Joseph; serving as principal organist/pianist, selecting music, building and working with choir and cantors, and promoting a singing assembly. Collaborate with Diocesan Worship Office planning and executing music for Diocesan liturgies. Assist with on-going formation for pastoral musicians throughout West Virginia. Complete job description available upon request.

Master’s Degree in Music preferred. Applicants must have at least 5 years working as a pastoral musician, be proficient in organ and piano, conversant in a variety of Catholic liturgical music styles (classical, traditional, and contemporary), have experience in choral conducting, and embody the spirit of Vatican II. Be willing to build an eclectic repertoire of music and comfortable with year-rounded blended approach for music planning.

Deadline for résumé submissions is October 30, 2017

POSTED 9-22-17