Vacancy – Full Time Rector, St Cuthbert’s, Colinton

We are a congregation in a long established but expanding area in the south west side of Edinburgh.

We seek a Rector with experience to guide us and enable us to follow God’s will in moving together on a journey of exploration of our faith through worship and learning in a questioning and open-minded fashion.

Are you a leader who is:

  • Concerned for the pastoral work of our church?
  • Enthusiastic about growing the work of God’s kingdom within our new boundaries?
  • Interested in working with all age groups?
  • Prepared to build on and develop our Mission Plan?

We offer a spacious rectory in the village of Colinton close to schools, excellent transport and within a lively community.

The church profile and other information for applicants can be found at

All Application Forms should be returned to:

By post:


Rt Revd Dr John Armes, Bishop of Edinburgh

Diocesan Office

21a Grosvenor Crescent

Edinburgh EH12 5EL

By email:

Salary: Scottish Episcopal Church clergy standard stipend

Closing date: Friday 24 February 2017

Interviews:   Week beginning 27 March 2017

Further information if required from Joan Smith, Rector’s Warden,

Scottish Charity Number SC007578