Vacancy: Rector, Christ Church, Morningside, Edinburgh

August 5, 2022

A full time position
Christ Church, Morningside Edinburgh

Remuneration: Scottish Episcopal Church Clergy Standard Stipend

Christ Church Morningside lies in the south of the beautiful city of Edinburgh, with a congregation largely drawn from the surrounding area. We are a prayerful community, with a strong and faithful congregation from diverse Christian backgrounds. We combine a respect for liturgy with a welcoming, open outlook in our worship and other activities. We are keen to reflect on the lessons learned during the pandemic and the opportunities now before us, including improving our mission and community engagement. We are fortunate to be well resourced in finances, property, and time and talents.

We seek a Rector who:

  • is a capable and creative leader of worship who strongly believes in the inclusion of all God’s people in the Church;
  • is an experienced incumbent/Rector with a collaborative and consultative style;
  • has experience of working with a wide range of people from all age groups.

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 profile, person specification and application form are on the Christ Church website.

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

Closing date: Monday 19th September 2022
Interview date: Saturday 8th October 2022

Registered Charity Number SC003009