The position of Dean of Belfast will soon become vacant.  Saint Anne’s Cathedral seeks to promote high standards of Anglican Cathedral liturgy and to develop creative and innovative forms of worship.  The Cathedral has a prominent role as a Christian community and is recognized as offering an appropriate centre of worship for civic occasions.  It is committed to ecumenical outreach and charitable activity.

Saint Anne’s is the focal point for redevelopment of the Cathedral Quarter, with its many opportunities for academic, cultural and business life.

Enquiries are invited from clergy of the Church of Ireland and other churches of the Anglican Communion in respect of the above-mentioned vacancy.  This is a high profile and demanding appointment and requires a high calibre of vision and the appropriate gifts.

General information on the Cathedral may be accessed through the website at

Further information relating to this appointment including a profile of the Cathedral and its life is available on request from the address below.  Enquiries should be received not later than Monday 18th September 2017.

Mrs Audra Irvine,
Church of Ireland House,
61-67 Donegall Street’
Belfast BT1 2QH
Tel: 028 9082 8830

  • The current Dean of Belfast, the Very Rev John Mann is moving to new role as team rector of the Parish of Swanage with Studland in the Diocese of Salisbury on September.