Vacancy: Rector, St Saviour’s, Bridge of Allan

October 8, 2018

The Scottish Episcopal Church

Diocese of St Andrews, Dunkeld and Dunblane

St Saviour’s, Bridge of Allan

Rector

We seek a Rector to be our spiritual leader and pilot, someone who is pastoral, creative and one who embraces our Scottish Episcopal, inclusive and liberal catholic tradition. The post carries additional duties of chaplain to the University of Stirling.

St Saviour’s is open every day, we welcome visitors, worship in the liturgy, enjoy church music and creative arts. Our congregation responds to challenges and social need both at home and in the wider world.

We welcome women and men ordained in accordance with the Scottish Episcopal Church and offer the successful applicant a full stipend with financial support for training and retreats. There is a delightful Rectory and garden next to the church.

Bridge of Allan and Stirling University are located in Scotland’s stunning countryside next to the city of Stirling. St Saviour’s, in the centre of Bridge of Allan, is a well- established Scottish Episcopal congregation in good relations with its neighbouring Parish Church of Scotland.

With a lay team in place, we seek a Rector who can, with love and guidance, challenge us and take us onwards. Here at St Saviour’s, Bridge of Allan there is potential to lead and serve.

Closing date for applications is 19th November 2018

Interviews (a) by the Vestry and (b) by the Bishop will be held on 28 November 2018. Hotel accommodation will be provided for the night before interview day.

For full details request our Profile and the SEC Application Form, available from the Vestry Secretary, Robin Anderson wr.anderson@hushmail.com or from Chairman of the Vestry, Alastair Williamson: wam.williamson@gmail.com

The appointment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure Scotland check.

Scottish Charity SC000392