Secretary and Administrator, General Synod Office

  • Full time
  • £19,918 – £22,795
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 21st June 2019

  • Advertised from 3rd June 2019
  • 35 hours per week


The Scottish Episcopal Church seeks to appoint a Secretary and Administrator. The role includes a range of administrative responsibilities including secretarial support for the Treasurer, joint responsibility for the management of a church database and the processing of applications for criminal disclosure checks under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme. The post is based at the General Synod Office, Edinburgh.

Candidates applying for the post will have:

  • Good communication, administrative and organisational skills; a logical, systematic and innovative approach to challenges and opportunities.
  • Experience in the use of information and communications technology and commonly used IT applications within an office environment, including experience in the management of databases.
  • An ability to take initiative and work independently within agreed parameters.

Application notes

An application pack is available for download below.

Closing date for applications: 12 noon, Friday 21 June 2019

Interview date: late June / early July in Edinburgh