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Positions Open For Clergy


Updated June 27, 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:


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. 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.
St. James’ Church, North Salem:
Parish Profile
OTM Community Ministry Portfolio
TMC Listing
St. John’s Parish, South Salem:
Parish Profile
OTM Community Ministry Portfolio
TMC Listing
Apply by email to the Search Committee:
Receiving Names Until: June 30, 2022


Trinity School, Manhattan (co-educational, K-12 institution)
Job Announcement, Associate Chaplain, beginning September 2022
Interested candidates should post resume and cover letter to:


St. James’ Church, Madison Avenue
Rector, Full-time, Housing Provided.
Upper East Side of Manhattan.
Resourced corporate-sized congregation with multiple clergy and staff.
Receiving Names Early Fall 2022.

St. Paul’s and Trinity Parish, Tivoli
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


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.
Family-sized congregation.
Receiving Names Early Fall 2022


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:


Transition Office Contacts

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

Cell: 917-319-3959
Office: 212-316-7421

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

Office: 212-316-7414
Fax: 212-932-7368

Deacon Transitions Contact

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