Job Opportunities

The College has a unique and vital role as an educational and spiritual resource for the whole Anglican Communion and the Diocese of Jerusalem. It aims to provide profound, authentic and spiritually nourishing experiences for all who attend its courses. Its current priorities include achieving wider participation in its courses, developing opportunities for interfaith dialogue, and supporting the Diocese of Jerusalem.

The new Dean will be responsible for leading the College at a time of great opportunity, developing and overseeing its range of courses, upholding its academic standards and promoting it world-wide as a place through which lives are transformed and faith renewed.

The successful candidate will have…

  • proven leadership qualities with a deep commitment to the vision of St George’s College
  • excellent academic qualifications – further degree or equivalent
  • a clear understanding and experience of management, governance, strategic and business planning, including marketing and fundraising
  • skills to work with sensitivity and flexibility in the complex and diverse environment of the Middle East
  • well-developed communication and negotiation skills

Salary, benefits and starting date to be negotiated, but will include an apartment in the College. The initial appointment is for 3 years, but is renewable subject to a review of the post and the needs of the College.

As the post holder will be required to conduct worship in the Cathedral and other churches in the Diocese when needed, the post is subject to an occupational requirement that the holder be an ordained priest in the Anglican/Episcopal tradition, prepared and able to work as a priest under the Canons of the Diocese of Jerusalem. These do not allow for the ministry of women priests.

For further details about the post contact the Most Revd Suheil Dawani – Anglican Archbishop in Jerusalem, at

Closing date: 17 January 2018

Shortlisting will take place on 24 January

and interviews will be in Jerusalem on Saturday 17 February 2018.


Applications are invited for the following position.

Course Director and Lecturer in Contextual Biblical Studies

Applications are invited for the following position.

St. George’s College, Jerusalem is seeking candidates for the full-time Course Director and Lecturer in Contextual Biblical Studies commencing summer 2018. The Course Director and Lecturer in Contextual Biblical Studies oversees the student learning experience in a setting of adult education, and groups of theological students, coming from the global community, (principally Anglican Christians) to participate in courses up to two weeks in length. She/he is responsible for planning and the delivery of courses that will involve in-class lectures, teaching on-site at archaeological settings and museums, facilitating informal group discussions, etc. The Course Director and Lecturer is accompanied by a College Chaplain and Logistics Director during field excursions. The Course Director and Lecturer reports to the Dean of the College but coordinates a diverse team of visiting lecturers and any Scholars-in-Residence. The inclusion of periodic visiting scholars opens the opportunity for the Course Director and Lecturer to undertake focused research while living in Jerusalem.  The area of research is open but typically relevant to the field of Biblical Studies, Christian history, or Pilgrimage. The College will offer a suitable remuneration package which includes, housing, relocation costs and medical insurance.

Applications close Friday, 19 January 2018.

For further details, please refer to the SGC PD Director of Studies 

Applications may be submitted by email or by post. If sending an application by mail, please mark the envelope as “confidential” and address it to the Dean:

The Revd Canon Dr. Richard LeSueur
Dean, St George’s College
PO Box 1248
Jerusalem 91000