Associate Priest for Christian Formation and Education

New York, NY
Type: Clergy
Posted Apr 5, 2019
Job Title
Associate Priest for Christian Formation and Education
Name of church or organization
Saint Thomas Church Fifth Avenue
Job Location
New York City, NY
Job Description
Associate Priest for Christian Formation and Education
Saint Thomas Church Fifth Avenue, New York, in the Diocese of New York, seeks to call an Associate priest for Christian Formation and Education, beginning in Summer 2019.

We seek an experienced priest to assist the Rector in leading worship, in preaching, in teaching, in pastoral care and the overall ministry of the parish. The Parish seeks a loving pastor, an effective preacher and a strong teacher who is spiritually centered, self-motivated, creative and who will support others in the exercise of their Christian ministry. As a member of a collegial staff, the Associate will have specific responsibilities for Christian Education and Formation as we seek to live out our mission by supporting a community that is inclusive and welcoming, and reaches out to those around us.

Type of commitment
  • Full time
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Application Process
Candidates should submit a résumé with three references and a cover letter that includes a vision for education and formation at a parish set in a large city addressed to Father Matthew Moretz at Please also submit two sermons and a sample of academic writing, such as a journal article. Links to audio or video recordings are invited but not required. Candidates should indicate their canonical status and diocese of record, and forward their Office of Transition Ministry (OTM) profile.
Prior work experience will be strongly considered. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.

Applications are invited by April 23, 2019. The position will remain open until filled.

Application Deadline
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