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 Current Job Openings in the Diocese of Syracuse


Diocesan Job Openings

 Assistant Superintendent, Diocese of Syracuse, Syracuse, NY: the Diocese of Syracuse is seeking a Full-time Assistant Superintendent to help provide leadership and direction to the system of schools. Specific areas to include; curriculum, instruction, and assessment related to educational programs, student services and student activities This position will initiate and coordinate curriculum development consistent with Catholic teachings and aligned with diocesan, state and national standards. Must have a CAS in Education or Instructional Administration with certification of NYS SDL or SBL or equivalent. View a job description here. Interested applicants can send a cover letter and resume to Nicole Davis at

Director of Campus Ministry at SUNY Cortland:
Search reopened:
The Diocese of Syracuse is seeking a Director of Catholic Campus Ministry to serve at SUNY: College of Cortland. If possible, the best start date will be in August 2019.
Applicants may decide upon either a 12-month or academic year appointment. Either will provide a competitive salary and full benefits. We seek leadership that will continue and enhance a vibrant campus ministry that engages Catholic students in living their faith; fosters community and Christian conscience on campus; and builds a wider community in supporting O’Heron Newman Hall. The campus minister will serve as a unifying and ministerial presence at a State University College Campus. A Master’s degree in Pastoral Studies (MAPS) or its equivalent with some pastoral experience is preferred.
Email a letter of application, resume and references as soon as possible to:
Msgr. James Lang


Parish/Other Job Openings

Director of Faith Formation, St. Augustine’s Catholic Church, Baldwinsville, NY: St. Augustine’s Church is seeking a full-time Director of Faith Formation. The Director of Faith Formation must be a practicing Catholic who has a passion for sharing the Catholic faith and traditions with both children and their families. Job applicants must have a bachelor’s degree and at least three years’ experience in parish catechetical ministry or its equivalent. Candidates must have a familiarity with Scripture, a variety of faith formation models including family catechesis, and current evangelization strategies. Ideal candidates will possess strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability and desire to collaborate with parish staff, a committed team of catechists, members of the various parish ministries, and families of our parish children and teens. The Director of Faith Formation will be welcoming to all individuals and families who seek to know more about God, Jesus and our Catholic faith. View the job description here. Please send resume and cover letter no later than June 21 to: Director of Faith Formation Selection Committee, St. Augustine’s Church, 7333 O’Brien Road, Baldwinsville, NY 13027 or

Director of The Franciscan Place, Assumption Church, Syracuse, NY: The Franciscan place is seeking a Director to be responsible for administration, volunteer and staff management, operations, fundraising and ministry of the organization. Must have current Safe Environment training or needs to attend the required initial Safe Environment training within 60 days of employment. View the job description here. Interested candidates should send their resume to by email to Friar Rick Riccioli, Pastor at by May 7th, 2019. Please no phone calls or mail.

Fund Development/Public Relations Director, Brady Faith Center, Syracuse, NY: the Brady Faith Center is seeking a Full-time Fund Development/Public Relations Director to drive fundraising, relationship building, and overall community presence. The person in this role will provide direction and leadership toward the achievement of Brady Faith’s annual objectives and budget while leading fundraising efforts to success with our purpose, mission, and strategy as guiding principles. This position is responsible for messaging and communication strategies, which convey Brady Faith’s vision and mission. A successful candidate will have advanced development experience including grant writing, possess excellent communications skills, and has previous experience working with staff and a board of directors. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to

Part-Time Catechetical Leader: The faith community of the linked parishes St Helena’s, Sherrill and Holy Family, Vernon,  is seeking a part-time Catechetical Leader for grades 1- 12. Hours are flexible and responsibilities may be negotiated. The position requires that the applicant be available for weekend programs, parish team meetings, and diocesan regional professional development meetings.  Applicants should demonstrate strong relational skills, knowledge of the faith, and administrative skills. Educational background in theology, education or a related field is preferred but not required, however a commitment to attain ministry formation through the diocese may be suggested.  Please send resume and cover letter to:  or mail to:
Rev. William Mesmer 
CL Application Process 
210 Primo Ave. 
Sherrill, NY 13461
Sacramental Coordinator (part time), St. Margaret’s Church, Mattydale, NY.St. Margaret’s Church is seeking applicants for the position of Sacramental Coordinator, experience preferred, but not required. The position is part time and requires working with parish Faith Formation Director, Ms. Dakota Bateman. Applicants should contact Ms. Christina Marcuccio, the parish business manager, for an application ( or 315-455-6082.)
Application deadline is August 1, 2019. Job description is below. Further information on position available from Ms. Bateman ( or 315-679-2693)
Sacramental Coordinator (10-15 hours weekly)
- Plan and execute Confirmation, First Communion and First Reconciliation (Including coordinating with host Parish for Confirmation)
- Oversee Confirmation classes (Including training Catechists)
- Plan Confirmation retreats- Teach Direct prep classes for Confirmation, First Communion, and First Reconciliation
- Teach classes for RCIC


Head Cook, Christ the King Retreat House, Syracuse, NY: Christ the King retreat House is seeking a Head Cook who has formal training in a food service field or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Certificate in Culinary Arts  and experience in catering or buffet service is preferred.  View a job description here.  Interested candidates should sent a cover letter and resume to Chris Spilka at





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