Music Director (FT) | St. John of the Cross (Euclid, OH)

St. John of the Cross in Euclid, OH ( is seeking a Music Director. St. John of the Cross is a vibrant parish that seeks to keep Jesus Christ at the center of all we do!  Ss. Robert & William has just over 400 families. The parish is strongly rooted in the community and seeks to be a beacon of light to the community. We offer strong Worship with a focus on faithfulness to the Catholic Church’s liturgy. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.


  • A practicing Catholic in full communion with the Catholic Church. Demonstrated understanding of compliance with Catholic Church’s teaching, traditions, values, and direction about Catholic formation and Liturgy.
  • Bachelor’s degree in music or theology. A combination of experience or other relevant training may be accepted in lieu of a bachelor’s degree. Certification, experience, or formation leadership training in Catholic liturgy. ·
  • Demonstrated ability to judge and select appropriate music for Catholic liturgy and formation.
  • Collaborative team member with excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent keyboard, organ and/or piano and vocal skills to lead worship confidently.
  • Experience with traditional and contemporary Catholic music.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate, plan and provide music leadership and support for Sunday and Holy Day liturgies, funerals, weddings, and other parish events as appropriate.
  • Oversee all technology, both audio and visual, for all events in the church building.
  • Supervise associate musicians and music ministry disciples.
  • Oversee the maintenance of the piano, sound, other musical instruments, and auxiliary equipment.
  • Recruit and train new individuals to participate in the music ministry.

Documents required: cover letter, resume, and three references. Please submit to Fr. John Betters,

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