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Positions Open For Clergy


Updated January 11, 2022

Updates, changes in status or new entries in Bold (listed alphabetically in each category.)

Clergy applying for any position in the Episcopal Diocese of New York are required to submit a current Resume and Office of Transition Ministry Portfolio. The clergyperson is responsible for downloading and sending their OTM Portfolio to the parish contact person, with a copy to the Canon for Transition Ministry, Canon Nora Smith, at: [email protected].


Please Note: additional materials may be required by the parish, and clergy are advised to check with each parish to be certain that all required materials have been submitted.


Click on red text to link to church/institution website, Parish Profile, OTM Community Ministry Portfolio, TMC Listing, etc.


Receiving Names

St. Paul’s Church, Spring Valley
Priest-in-Charge. Half-time. Housing Allowance Provided.
OTM Community Ministry Portfolio
Apply by email to the Rev. Canon Nora Smith: [email protected]
Receiving Names Until: December 31, 2021


The Church of the Epiphany, Manhattan
Rector. Full-time. Housing Provided.
Upper East side of NYC, resourced congregation with Day School.
Congregation relocating to new space Easter, 2022.
ASA 100+
Listing Late Spring 2022


Grace Church, Nyack
Rector. Full-time. Housing Provided.
In-town congregation in lively Hudson River Valley community.
ASA 160
Listing Spring 2022


Grace Church, Ossining
(formerly Trinity, Ossining, and St. Paul’s on the Hill, Ossining)
Priest-in-Charge. Full-time. Housing Provided.
New opportunity with recently merged congregation with two campuses in smaller Westchester city.
ASA 65 combined
Listing Late Spring 2022


St. Andrew’s Church, Bronx
Priest-in-Charge. Full-time. Housing Provided.
Listing Winter 2022

Rector. Full-time. Housing Provided.
Located across from the Vanderbilt Mansion. Family parish with deep local history and engagement.
ASA 80+
Listing Late Winter 2022


St. James’ Church, North Salem, with St. John’s Parish, South Salem
Priest-in-Charge. Full-time. Housing Allowance Provided.
Shared leadership among two congregations in neighboring rural residential communities.
ASA 90 combined
Listing Late Winter 2022

Priest-in-Charge. Part-time. Housing Allowance Provided.
Historic Church and Cemetery in Hudson Valley near Bard College campus.
ASA 30+
Ongoing – contact Canon Smith


St. Peter’s Church, Peekskill
Priest-in-Charge. Part-time.
Ongoing- contact Canon Smith


St. Paul’s Church, Spring Valley
Priest-in-Charge. Half-time. Housing Allowance Provided.
Ongoing- contact Canon Smith


Vocational Deacons

Congregations desiring a vocational deacon or vocational deacons desiring placement contact the Rev. Deacon Denise J. LaVetty, Director, Diaconal Formation Program by email at: [email protected].


Transition Office Contacts

The Rev. Canon Nora Smith
Canon for Transition Ministry, Intake Officer

Cell: 917-319-3959
Office: 212-316-7421
[email protected]

Mr. Alito Orsini
Liaison to Canon for Ministry, Liaison to Canon for Transition Ministry

Office: 212-316-7414
Fax: 212-932-7368
[email protected]

Deacon Transitions Contact

The Rev. Deacon Denise J. LaVetty
Director of Deacon Formation and Transition

[email protected]