Rector for St Ninian’s, Troon

VACANCY: Rector of St Ninian’s Scottish Episcopal Church Troon

Full-time position

Remuneration: Scottish Episcopal Church Clergy Standard Stipend

Is God calling you to a new opportunity? Are you looking for ways to unlock new opportunities to fulfil your calling?

Here at St Ninian’s we have a vision for future growth and progress and are looking for a Rector who will help us fulfil our hope for the future. We want our Church to be open to new members and the wider community and provide Christian witness fit for the 21st Century. We are a committed and welcoming congregation with an energetic vestry who are prayerfully seeking a new Rector who can take us forward into the vision God has for our Church and our community.

You will be:

    • A good leader with proven interpersonal skills
    • An effective preacher and teacher
    • Committed to outreach and pastoral care


Troon is a popular seaside town with an attractive beach front and expansive views towards Arran and Ailsa Craig. It is situated 33 miles south of Glasgow and 4 miles from Prestwick Airport, and offers a wide range of local amenities, leisure activities and good local schools.

We offer an attractive 4-bedroom house which stands in its own grounds adjacent to the Church.

The Rector will have the support of a Pastoral Assistant/Worship Leader, Servers and Eucharistic Assistants.

Our Church Profile, Role Profile and application form are available on the Church website:

Application forms to Church Administrator at

For more information/discussion please contact Church Warden Emma Cassidy on 07766 585 936.

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

Closing Date: 12th February 2021

Registered Charity Number SC012611