Parish Musician

Diocese of Joliet
Employment Type
Part Time
Posted Date

Part-Time Parish Musician                                                                                                                                           St.Joseph Catholic Parish – Manhattan, IL

St. Joseph Parish is seeking a part-time musician to play / sing for Sunday masses, 8:30 am and 10:30 am, for Holy Days and for special liturgies. Weddings and funerals provide additional remuneration.

The ideal candidate must be comfortable leading the parishioners in sung prayer while playing the piano / organ. Current instruments are: Yamaha Clavinova and a 2-manual Allen organ.

Number of hours may increase with opportunities including prayer services, school liturgies, and developing/leading a choir. The candidate must have a working knowledge of the Catholic faith and of Catholic liturgies. Duties would include choosing appropriate seasonal music throughout the church year. 

Starting date is negotiable. Interested candidates are invited to send a resume and cover letter to

St. Joseph Parish humbly honors our Lord, Jesus Christ by sharing in Divine worship, spreading the Gospel, and serving others’ corporal needs with joy, hope and new life. Please consider being a part of our mission through the gift of music. For more information about St. Joseph Parish, visit our website: