The Full-time Director of Contemporary Bands at Saint Mary Magdalen will provide leadership and vision for the music program, leading the bands, developing a worship culture among the congregation, and collaborating with staff to create excellent weekend worship experiences (part-time would also be considered).
Serve as the leader of the Contemporary Bands and their Music Director. • Lead worship at Contemporary Masses on weekends. • Recruit, train, develop, and pastor musicians. • Serve as a member of the Worship Team on staff, planning creative and musical elements of weekends and special events. • In collaboration with the Music Director, coordinate the details of the band: arranging music, leading rehearsals, scheduling musicians, planning team events, and more. • In collaboration with the Music Director, champion the band's sound by audio balancing and mixing, as well as providing vision, direction, and feedback for audio and visual experiences. • Oversee the audio and worship program equipment and assist with managing the annual music budget, setting priorities for media, technology, and systems upgrades.
• Experience serving and leading in a local church • Strong musical talent and ability to lead worship vocally • Excellent communication skills, and interpersonally • Experience managing a group of musicians and/or band • Administrative skills and ability to multi task, organize, plan, and execute a vision • Bilingual in English and Spanish a plus