Catholic Worship Director/Musician in Germany
Company: Sanford Federal
Location: Las Vegas
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Job Title: Catholic Worship Director/Musician
Based at : Geilenkirchen , Germany
Our Company requires a Catholic Worship Director / Musician To
plan, coordinate, implement and perform the music for the Catholic
worship services, and other special services which fall within the
scope of these responsibilities, when requested by the Catholic
chaplain and/or Installation Chaplain, at Geilenkirchen. The
Catholic Worship Director (CWD/M), serves as resource person,
advisor, coordinator and director of Catholic worship service
music. They conduct rehearsals and coordinate with worship
volunteer musicians and vocalists. They are responsible for the
accurate completion of all facility requests, funds requests. They
consult and coordinate with the Catholic chaplain conducting each
service or their designee.
Have training/experience in leading music in a worship setting and
perform within guidelines in accordance with the Roman Catholic
Church liturgical documents, the U.S. Conference of Catholic
Bishops, the Archdiocese for Military Services, and the USAF
Have a minimum of three years related experience
Be able to coordinate and select music commensurate with the
Catholic liturgical calendar and a variety of liturgical settings
established by the Catholic Church, direct and lead choir and
congregational singing and communicate effectively and clearly in
spoken and written English. .
Be able to sight read music, sing, and play an instrument
compatible with various Catholic music styles.
v General Responsibilities:
Have a positive attitude, good time management skills and be
Work within a community of diverse faith expressions, supporting a
religiously pluralistic environment.
Perform 52 units annually and up to 10 additional units. Each unit
consists of 1 (one) rehearsal (1 hour minimum) and 1 (one) worship
service at the Geilenkirchen (GK) Chapel (Bldg 3) or other GK
facility approved by Group Chaplain. In addition to the 52 units
annually, up to 10 additional units are authorized and may be
required (for Holy Days and holidays as outlined in the Catholic
liturgical year and the regular calendar year, funeral or memorial
services and special events), for a maximum of 62 units during the
12 months of the contract. The CWD/M will arrive at least 30
minutes prior to worship services to ensure set-up of worship space
and all necessary equipment is operating properly. Each scheduled
service requires a rehearsal.
Coordinate with Catholic Chaplain to determine musical requirements
for all services/rehearsals. Music must be approved at least 72
hours in advance by the chaplain .
Maintain a neat, clean and well-groomed professional appearance. A
minimum of (Casual) business attire is required when performing
worship services and duties, especially on Sundays, holidays, and
Attend special meetings and training. Periodic
ecumenical/inter-faith service may be required in lieu of a regular
scheduled unit as determined by Group Chaplain.
Ecumenical/Interfaith service may include but are not limited to,
Holy Days, holiday events, memorial services, special community
Maintain a professional working relationship with the chapel staff,
congregation and other personnel. The CWD/M ensures all
reproduction of music and videos comply with all Copyright laws IAW
Church Video License (CVLI) and Church Copyright License
Responsible for recruiting and directing volunteer musicians and
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