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August 6, 2012 | Volume 87, Number 20


Director of Music

Location: Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Henrico, Va.

Job Summary: Full-time (35 hrs. per week) Musical/Liturgical responsibilities include: 3 weekend Masses, weekly rehearsals, recruitment, weddings, funerals. Maintaining music library, updating musical text, purchasing music, reporting music copyright requirements online, participating in budget, instrument maintenance, preparation of worship aids, staff and liturgy meetings. Other duties as assigned by pastor. Education and/or Certification: Bachelor of Music (minimum). Masters in Music or related degree preferred.

Experience: Prior Catholic music positions, Post Vatican II music preference.

Skills: Organ/piano skills, transposition skills, strong choral background and computer skills, cooperative interpersonal approach and collaborative team style. Salary: Commensurate with experience and degree level.

Application: See Diocesan website for form:

Closing Date: August 8

Contact: send cover letter and resume to:
Our Lady Lourdes Catholic Church
Attn: Music Ministry Search Committee
8200 Woodman Road
Henrico, VA 23228
Email address:


Financial Coordinator

The Office of Finance seeks a full-time Financial Coordinator, who will be responsible for the Office’s efforts to assist the Catholic Schools in monitoring school finances, including: accounting, budgeting, financial reporting, internal controls and tuition assistance. This position works closely with the Superintendent of Catholic Schools to ensure that fiscal management and compliance with diocesan financial policies and procedures occurs. A degree in Accounting (or equivalent work experience) and 5 years experience required. Quickbooks experience preferred, Parish Data Systems experience helpful. The successful candidate will be proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite, including Word and Excel. Confidentiality is imperative given the role’s access to financial records, including personnel and payroll matters. Candidates should send a letter of interest, resume and application to: Sarah Fogler, Catholic Diocese of Richmond, 7800 Carousel Lane, Richmond, VA 23294-4201, Fax: 804-622-5163, Email: Position open until filled.


Tax Credits

As a 501(c) 3 Charitable Organization, Saint Francis Home has been allocated $15,000.00 in Tax Credits by Virginia Department of Social Services. Donors receive a 100% Federal Tax Deduction and a 65% Virginia Tax Credit in return for a charitable donation. These Tax Credits are now available in $1,000.00 increments. For additional information on Virginia Tax Credits please visit VA Department of Social Services website at: or contact:
Mike Pyle, Executive Director
Saint Francis Home



Saint Joseph School, grades PreK-8 located in Petersburg is seeking part-time teachers for Language Arts and Technology for the 2012-2013 school year. Please contact Pamela Hartnett, Principal at 804-732-3141 or

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