Musical Accompanist

St Julia Catholic Church
Employment Type
Part Time
Siler City, NC
Posted Date

Hours Per Week:  10-12 (Part-time)

Key responsibilities / day-to-day job functions:

  • Accompany congregation and choirs on piano/organ (acoustic guitar accompaniment also acceptable).
  • Attend and accompany at rehearsals.
  • Occasionally assist director.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Employment is contingent upon applicant satisfactorily passing criminal background and reference checks.
  • Must complete diocese-sponsored Safe Environment Training within 60 days of hire.
  • Available for Saturday 5 pm and Sunday 10 am services and attend two rehearsals during the week.
  • Minimum level of Education: Negotiable.
  • Minimum amount of Work Experience:
    • Candidates should be well versed in accompanying a congregation and a choir on both organ and piano OR acoustic guitar.
    • Must be able to fluently read accompaniment music (keyboard and/or vocal music).
    • Must have the willingness and flexibility to learn/understand order of liturgical settings.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to attend and play for special services (Christmas, Easter, Funerals etc…).
  • Some singing abilities and/or ability to instruct singers if needed.
  • Must have some past experience playing for liturgical services or other religious services.

Position Start Date:  Immediate