Vacancy: Provincial Director of Ordinands

February 22, 2024

Provincial Director of Ordinands

The College of Bishops of the Scottish Episcopal Church (SEC) seeks to appoint a full-time Provincial Director of Ordinands, to oversee the processes and nationwide team that delivers recruitment and selection for authorised ministry (ordinands & lay readers) in the SEC.  The successful candidate, reporting to the College of Bishops, will be an Anglican priest with significant personal experience of ordained ministry and discernment processes.

Further details about the post and an application form are available in the documents below:

You can also download all documents compressed together here.

For an informal discussion with Bishop Andrew Swift please email:

The closing date for applications is Friday 22 March 2024, and interviews will be held in Edinburgh after Easter, dates to be confirmed.

There is an occupational requirement, in accordance with the Equality Act 2010: Part 1, Schedule 9, for the post-holder to be an ordained Anglican. The post is subject to satisfactory Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme disclosure.