Director of Music – Saint Teresa of Calcutta Parish (Immaculate Conception Church), Montclair

General Description

The Director of Music facilitates prayer through music for the worshiping assembly. Oversee a variety of paid and volunteer musicians. Provide music at liturgies throughout the year and help foster a love and appreciation for the arts and sacred liturgies. Serve as principal parish musician. Through sharing their unique musical talents, bring about a greater awareness of the Parish mission and the Gospel message of Jesus Christ.


  • Proficiency playing the organ and piano: leading a cantor and/or choir from the organ console or piano
  • Knowledge of sacred vocal solo and choral repertoire, liturgical music settings of the mass and responsorial psalms
  • Sight-reading ability, vocal and instrumental arranging, and the willingness to incorporate a blend of both traditional and contemporary musical styles in worship
  • Practicing Catholic in good standing

Education and/or Experience

  • Minimum of a bachelor of music degree
  • Knowledge of Catholic liturgical documents, traditions, and rubrics
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft office and/or Google workspace programs to create professional documents and maintain spreadsheets

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To apply, please email your resume to Saint Teresa of Calcutta Parish at: