Colinton Parish Church
Colinton Parish Church

Charity registered in Scotland SC010313

The congregation is a large extended family with an extensive youth and children’s ministry and a developing programme of pastoral care. We are very much concerned with community providing today a heart and soul for this suburban parish just as our predecessors did all the way back to 1095. The life and buildings of the parish church form a meeting ground for all ages and backgrounds as we offer a welcome in our Swing Café or accommodation for many different organisations in our rooms and halls.

Current vacancies

Children, Young People and Families Worker

  • Part time
  • £25,000 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 2nd August 2021

As we emerge from Covid-19 restrictions, Colinton Parish Church is looking for a Children, Young People and Families Worker to work with our Sunday Club and families within the congregation and Colinton community.

Colinton is a suburban parish in the South-West of Edinburgh. We have attractive Rooms beside our Church and a separate Hall elsewhere in Colinton, which under normal circumstances support a variety of activities, including nurseries and a Café.

This appointment is for an eighteen month duration from a mutually agreed starting date which we hope will be in September or October 2021. The post is part-time, 15 hours per week. The exact working pattern is negotiable but must include Sunday mornings and some daytime and some evening work. The salary will be £10000 per annum.

Further information about Colinton Parish Church can be found on our website

More details of the role are provided in the Job Description below.