Vacancy: Priest-in-Charge for St Cuthbert’s, Hawick & St John’s, Jedburgh

May 26, 2023

A full time position, initially for five years, shared between

St Cuthbert’s, Hawick
St John’s, Jedburgh

Remuneration: Scottish Episcopal Church Clergy Standard Stipend

We are neighbouring Scottish Borders towns linked by beautiful countryside where the Teviot and the Jed Water flow towards the Tweed.

We are two congregations united in our determination to maintain and invigorate our worship and witness; two established communities of faith ready to welcome a natural enabler of our gifts and strengths, a strong pastoral leader and a bringer of the good news.

We offer two fine Victorian churches and a comfortable Rectory near Jedburgh’s town centre.

For more information or an informal discussion please contact The Very Revd Frances Burberry (Dean of the Diocese of Edinburgh) on 0131 315 0404 or e-mail:

We look forward to hearing from you.

Congregational profiles, person specification and application form are on the St John’s website

The appointment is subject to a satisfactory PVG Scheme Record Disclosure (Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007).

Closing date: Monday 10 July 2023
Interview date: Saturday 5 August 2023  

Registered Charity Number SC003140 – St Cuthbert’s

Registered Charity Number SC016786 – St John’s