Employment Opportunities
The following positions are currently available. If you wish to apply, please call the contact person listed below.

If you have questions on the positions listed or wish to list a position, please contact placement coordinator Barbara Ellis at 502-895-3485 ext. 32 for more information.

Organist/Choirmaster
Church/Org: Trinity Episcopal Church
Address: 720 Ford Ave
Owensboro, KY 42301-4632
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Description: Please read the description of position and more information information on the church. Please note: The resume deadline is July 31, 2014.
Instructions:
Contact(s): Search committee
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Email: TrinityMusicSearchCommittee@outlook.com
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Posted: Jul 14, 2014

Director of Music/Organist
Church/Org: Christ Episcopal/Christ Lutheran Chapel
Address: 206 West Poplar Street
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
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Description: Please contact Rev. Morell for further information. Position is 10 hours per week with Sunday only service and rehearsal.
Instructions:
Contact(s): The Rev. Ellen Morell
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Email: motherellen@ymail.com
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Posted: Apr 05, 2014

Organist/Director of Sacred Music
Church/Org: Holy Trinity Catholic Church
Address: 306 Fredericktown Rd
Springfield, KY 40069-9321
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Description: Position requires a musician committed full-time to Catholic liturgical music in the Ordinary Form of the Mass with possibility of an Extraordinary Form (Latin) Mass in the near future. This position also includes directing existing youth and young adult cantors, building up an adult choir, and the possibility of a youth choir. In addition to three weekend Masses and occasional funerals, weddings, and Solemnities at Holy Trinity, there is also one Sunday Mass at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Manton, KY. Preference given to a degreed musician with experience in parish ministry.

Holy Trinity established in 1883, today worships in a traditional, Bedford stone Church built in 1955. It is nestled in a beautiful valley about fifteen minutes east of Bardstown, KY which was named 'The Most Beautiful Small Town in America' in the 2012 Best of the Road Competition sponsored by Rand McNally and USA Today. Holy Rosary, established in 1848, still worships in its original, historic Church and is located on the banks of the beautiful Hardin's Creek, a branch of the Beech Fork River. Holy Trinity has about 400 families and Holy Rosary has about 75 families.

Excellent salary/benefits. An attractive opportunity in a beautiful area of one of the birthplaces of Catholicism in the United States. Excellent opportunity to work with a new, young pastor and build on a long tradition of liturgical musician volunteers with much excitement and potential for growth and development.

The position is to start Monday, August 4, 2014.
Instructions: Mail or email resume with cover letter to Fr. Hardesty at the above address.
Contact(s): Fr. Hardesty
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Email: htr@bardstown.com
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Posted: Mar 19, 2014

Keyboardist
Church/Org: St John's Chrysostom Church
Address: 122 Elm St
Eminence, KY 40019-1006
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Description: Sunday only 8:30am choir rehearsal followed by 9:30am Mass. Church has an electric piano - no organ.
Instructions:
Contact(s): Fr. Mike Tobin
Phone: 502-422-1563
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Posted: Jan 31, 2014

Part-time Organist/Music Director
Church/Org: Iroquois Presbyterian Church
Address: 970 Palatka Road
Louisville, KY 40214
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Description: The Music Director shall direct the choir and select and provide music on the piano and the Rogers recording organ the church owns during Sunday worship. Energy, creativity, flexibility, and being a team player are critical traits for this position. While honoring traditional music and worship styles, the director is encouraged to introduce diverse musical styles in worship services and programs

Responsibilities:
  1. Develop and maintain a music program to serve the ministry of Iroquois Presbyterian Church. This will include weekly choir practice (time negotiable) and Sunday worship at 11 AM.
  2. The Music Director will consult regularly with the Minister to plan and coordinate worship music and hymns, and meet at least monthly consult with the Worship Committee of Session. Additional meetings may be scheduled for the planning of special occasions of worship. (e.g. Christmas Eve, Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, Thanksgiving.)
  3. Responsible to develop and manage the annual music budget as approved by the Worship Committee.
  4. Responsible to maintain the Church Choral Music Library.
  5. Responsible to arrange for guest musicians, vocalists, and instrumentalists as approved by the Worship Committee.
  6. Responsible to maintain the church organ and piano in good repair by scheduling routine maintenance and tuning. Major repairs shall be pre-approved by the Worship Committee.
Salary is negotiable. This part-time position does not include health or retirement benefits.
Instructions: Contact the church office (502-368-1230) or pastor Nancy Strapp (502-548-0991).
Contact(s): Pastor Nancy Strapp
Phone: 502-548-0991
Alternate Phone: 502-368-1230
Fax:
Email: nancy.strapp@my.lpts.edu
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Posted: Jan 23, 2014

Organist
Church/Org: Christ United Church of Christ
Address: 1228 East Breckenridge Street
Louisville, KY 40204
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Description: Sunday AM service only. No choir or rehearsals.
Instructions:
Contact(s): Wilma Westenheofer
Phone: 502-499-5752
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Posted: Dec 31, 2013

Minister of Music
Church/Org: West End United Methodist Church
Address: 2200 West End Avenue
Nashville, TN 37203
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Description: For details or to apply see music director on their website. Applications accepted through January 31,2014. Employment start date is August 2014.

West End UMC is a 2200 member church located in an urban setting in Nashville, TN. The music ministry includes adult choirs, handbell choirs, children’s choirs, concerts accompanied by orchestra and a variety of other worship services. Applicants with 10 years’ experience and a master’s degree are preferred.
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Posted: Nov 21, 2013

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