St. Matthias Anglican Parish, located in west Edmonton on Callingwood Road and 188 Street, is seeking a full-time rector. If you are passionate about community service; have the ability to harness talent and shepherd willing parishioners to grow their church and make a greater impact in the community, please see the parish profile for more information.

St. Matthias attracts parishioners from nearby communities such as Callingwood, Lymburn, Ormsby, Jamieson Place, Lessard, Wolf Willow, Wedgewood Heights, Hamptons, Edgemont, Lewis Estates and from several nearby towns and smaller cities. 

We are a community of faith, open to worshippers of all backgrounds. We have a vibrant Sunday School, Youth group, and Music Collective and are looking to grow these ministries and others. We serve our vulnerable brothers and sisters by delivering many community-support ministries, such as: a weekly Food Bank, semi-annual Inner City Pastoral Community lunches at the Bissell Centre, and pre-COVID: Foot Clinics for the elderly and Community Kitchens. 

In addition to the opportunity to contribute to achieving God’s purpose, as part of the Diocese of Edmonton, we offer a competitive salary grid, a pension and other benefits, such as health coverage, continuing education and career progression. 

To apply, please send the following:

  • Resume 
  • Cover letter outlining why you are interested in St Matthias, your leadership and worship style and how you will shepherd the parish to spiritual growth and effective stewardship
  • Links to two recent services you have celebrated and preached 

The application deadline has been extended to September 9, 2022. Applications will be received by the Bishop’s assistant:

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only applicants who are short-listed for an interview will be contacted.